ISML 2016: We're Back At It Again!

ISML 2016: We're Back At It Again!

By JR Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
July 12, 2016

The world's premier anime character competition is the International Saimoe League. Match Day 1 of the 2016 ISML Aquamarine Period has concluded. In the female division, Mitsuki Nase defeated Mikasa Ackerman 1333-982, Victorique de Blois hammered Louise Francoise Le Blanc De La Valliere 2073-644, and Mashiro Shiina rolled past Mei Misaki 1542-868.

Chitoge Kirisaki prevailed over Ayumi Otosaka 1270-1102, Eriri Sawamura Spencer won the closest race of the day—a 1162-1148 barnburnwer over Yuudachi, Nadeko Sengoku crushed Kaori Miyazono 1976-810 and Haruhi Suzumiya whipped past Kirin Toudou 1323-1016. Over in the Male Division, Gintoki Sakata stormed past yuu Nishinoya 1266-749, Kyousuke Natsume prevailed over Akihito Kanbara 1043-980, Korosensei took out Monkey D. Luffy 1295-896 and Taihei Doma prevailed over Toshiro Hijikata 1115-1030.

Shidou Itsuka dismantled Ryouta Kise 2095-465, Ainz Ooal Gown defeated Masaomi Kida 1042-985, Shizuo Heiwajima rolled past Inako Kaizuka 1161-859 and Genos scored the upset of the round, a 1149-1083 thriller over Kyousuke Kousaka. In Winter Diadem action, Chika Homura defeated Krulcifer Einfolk 1019 and Airi Katagiri routed Kanojo 1224-764.

Match Day 2 of the ISML 2016 Aquamarine Period is scheduled for July 13, 2016. Vote for your favorites at and join the ongoing debate.