Saturday, July 29, 2017

ISML 2017: Nagisa Edges Sadao In A Classic

ISML 2017: Nagisa Edges Sadao In A Classic

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
July 29, 2017

Match Day 9 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is a wrap. In the Female Division, Emilia rolled past Utaha Kasumigaoka 1001-724, Kosaki Onodera drubbed Darkness 883-675, Holo won the Upset of the Round, a 760-755 thriller over Tsukiko Tsutsukakushi, Kurumi Tokisaki shot down Isla 1071-612, Kurisu Makise throttled Hifumi Takimoto 926-663, Yuri Nakamura gunned down Beatrice 958-681, Saber slashed past Eriri Sawamura Spencer 984-702 and Illyasviel von Einzbern routed Cocoa Hoto 1014-568.

Mirai Kuriyama defeated Yui Hirasawa 803-675, Rin Tohsaka hammered Azusa Nakano 1024-634, Aqua whipped Rize Tedeza 900-673, Eucliwood Hellscythe prevailed over Yuki Nagato 778-711, Yukino Yukinoshita trashed Iroha Isshiki 994-542, Taiga Aisaka roared past Nico Yazawa 1006-606 and Hitagi Senjougahara won a 773-759 nailbiter over Maki Nishikino.

In the Male Division, Yuzuru Otonashi blasted Shidou Itsuka 900-571, Gintoki Sakata whipped past Osamu Dazai 828-419, Iskandar eased past Taihei Doma 796-599, Archer dominated Keima Katsuragi 854-584, Rintarou Okabe crushed Subaru Uchimaki 888-466, Roy Mustang drove past Kraft Lawrence 723-478, Taki Tachibana leveled Saika Totsuka 887-653 and Yato slaughtered hei 796-477.

Ryuunosuke Akasaka defeated Hayate Ayasaki 796-501, Kiritsugu Emiya prevailed over Tatsuya Shiba 768-691, Ryuuji Takasu roared past Ikki Kurogane 828-508 828-508, Ayumu Aikawa defeated Takashi Natsume 660-617, Nagisa Shiota won the closest race of the round, a 689-687 barnburner over Sadao Maou, Koyomi Araragi rode past Yuuji Sakai 818-511 and Bell Cranel edged Shuu Ouma 669-641.

In Spring Seasonal action, Kuina Natsukawa rolled past Kiriha 620-424 and Lyria took down Misora Haruki 654-382.

Match Day 10 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 31, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationaLSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.