King’s Cup: America is a new Dota 2 league organized by Beyond the Summit. Eight teams from South and North America competed for a direct invite to the BTS Minor, the DOTA Summit 8.
The tournament featured group stage and playoffs. The group stage was held in a round robin format, best of two matches. The best results in the group stage were shown by The Dire, Digital Chaos, compLexity Gaming and Infamous. These four teams made it to the single-elimination bracket of the playoffs. The Dire came out on top of the competition, winning every series without losing a single game: the team led by ppd defeated Infamous 2-0 and outplayed Digital Chaos 3-0 in the Grand Finals, securing a spot in the DOTA Summit 8 Minor tournament.
Dota Summit 8 will be held on December 13-17 in Los Angeles, the USA.