Thursday, September 28, 2017

ISML 2017: Chtholly Is Better Than You Think

ISML 2017: Chtholly Is Better Than You Think

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
September 26, 2017

2017 International Saimoe League Spring Diadem champion Chthlolly Nota Seniorious is expected to qualify for next year's International Saimoe League and prepared very well with a convincing 1470-1095 win over Kanna Kamui, the Winter Diadem champion on Match Day 7 of the Emerald Period. In the other exhibition, Cirno thumped Renko Usami 1010-510.

In the Female Division, Shiro defeated Kurisu Makise 1226-1078, Megumi Katou routed Yuuki Konno 1617-801, Eriri Sawamura Spencer trounced Azusa Nakano 1282-892, Yukino Yukinoshita stormed past Utaha Kasumigaoka 1249-941, Rin Tohsaka crushed Yuri Nakamura 1397-892, Kosaki Onodera prevailed over Tohka Yatogami 1061-956, Iroha Isshiki won a 1059-1043 nailbiter over Kaori Miyazono and Rem blitzed past Mitsuha Miyamizu 1591-993.

Shino Asada shot down Isla 1153-1005, Nanami Aoyama clobbered Maki Nishikino 1170-876, Asuna Yuuki slashed past Rikka Takanashi 1505-946, Sora Kasugano scored the Upset of the Round, winning the closest race of the round, a 1093-1092 thriller over Jibril, Kuroyukihime flew past C.C. 1053-956, Mashiro Shiina prevailed over Taiga Aisaka 1232-1194 and Aqua defeated Umaru Doma 1178-1061.

In the Male Division, Yuzuru Otonashi gunned down Subaru Natsuki 1113-906, Souma Yukihira whipped past Umetarou Nozaki 1103-714, Kyon won an 890-864 barnburner over Sorata Kanda, Nagisa Shiota prevailed over Levi 1059-1016, Kiritsugu Emiya routed Iskandar 1080-512, Izayoi Sakamaki took down Keima Katsuragi 829-740, Yuu Otosaka thrashed Monkey D. Luffy 1026-771 and Hachiman Hikigaya thumped Touma Kamijou 1254-708.

Karma Akabane defeated Tomoya Okazaki 1046-875, Saika Totsuka eased past Osami Dazai 996-773, Korosensei cruised past Gintoki Sakata, Ryuuji Takasu roared past Sadao Maou 885-791, Takashi Natsume impaled Lancer 1180-883, Yato won a 1045-1026 grinder over Saitama 1045-1026 and Edward Elric obliterated Bell Cranel 1066-691.

Match Day 8 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is scheduled for September 29, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.