King's Cup 2 is a qualifier organized by BeyondTheSummit for teams that did not get invited to the DOTA Summit 10 which will be held in December 2018.

All matches will be played online and broadcasted on the BeyondTheSummit official channels between the 13th and the 25th of October 2018.

The tournament features 10 invited teams, two of them being invited straight to playoffs and the remaining eight will play a group stage to decide the two teams that will join the two playoffs teams.

There is a King's Cup for both Southeast Asia as well as North America and each one will give the winner of the respective cup an invite to DOTA Summit 10.

Tournament Format

Group Stage

Round robin group stage with best-of-two seires.

A win gives 2 points, a draw gives 1 and a loss 0.

Top two moves on to the playoffs.

Playoffs

Double elimination bracket with best-of-three series up to the final and the final itself being best-of-five