Wednesday, September 24, 2014

ISML 2014: Quarterfinals all set

ISML 2014: Quarterfinals all set

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
September 24, 2014

Match Day 6 of the 2014 International Saimoe League has officially concluded, and we have our quarterfinal matchups set in stone. Kotori Itsuka clobbered Taiga Aisaka 3818-2742, scoring big victories in Latin America, Africa, China, Japan, Thailand, Hong Kong Taiwan, Korea, Malaysia and Indonesia. Aisaka's major victories came in Canada, Russia, Australia, Vietnam, and New Zealand.

Defending champion Ruri Gokou defeated Kuroyukihime 3545-3020, winning Latin America, Africa, Russia, China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam and Thailand handily. Kuroyukihime had solid wins in the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and the Middle East. Nanami Aoyama won every region except for Eastern Europe, Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia en route to a 3716-2585 victory over Eucliwood Hellscythe. Kanade Tachibana did even better, sweeping the entire map in a 4145-2532 blowout over RIkka Takanashi.

In other special exhibition action, Kosaki Onodero routed Takao 3672-1964, TIna Sprout hammered Marry Kozakura 3305-2457, Aria Shichijou prevailed over Mui Aiba 2753-2547, Miku Izayoi won the closest match of the night, a 2981-2894 thriller over Mayumi Saegusa, Mana Ryougi took down Lenessia Erhart Cowen 2912-2399, Satone Shichimiya dismantled Kate Hoshimiya 4202-1647, and No Game No Life's combo also won: Jibril stormed past Kaguya Yamai 3612-2559 and Shiro flattened Ritsu Kawai 4515-1572.

Match Day 7 of the 2014 International Saimoe League Postseason is scheduled for September 25, 2014. Vote for your favorite candidates at and join the ongoing debate.

2channel Anime Saimoe 2014: First Round Results, Match Day 6

1位 192票 フレンダ=セイヴェルン@とある科学の超電磁砲S
2位 118票 名瀬美月@境界の彼方

1位 188票 桐崎千棘@ニセコイ
2位 137票 千夜(宇治松千夜)@ご注文はうさぎですか?

1位 219票 佐倉杏子@劇場版 魔法少女まどか☆マギカ[新編]叛逆の物語
2位 124票 東横桃子@咲-Saki- 全国編

2channel Anime Saimoe 2014: First Round Odds, Match Day 7

MISAKA #10032 @ A Certain Magical Index 20-1
Hitagi Senjougahara @ Ghostory EVEN
Prediction: Hitagi Senjougahara by >=50
Over/Under: 450

Suigintou @ Rozen Maiden 10-1
Hiroe Atago @ Saki EVEN
Prediction: Hiroe Atago by <=50
Over/Under: 450

Youko Inokuma @ Golden Mosaic 50-1
Yukina Himeragi @ Strike The Blood 30-1
Homura Akemi @ Puella Magi Madoka Magica 1-9
Prediction: Homura Akemi by >=60
Over/Under: 450