Tuesday, September 19, 2017

ISML 2017: The Emerald Period Rumbles On

ISML 2017: The Emerald Period Rumbles On

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenue
September 19, 2017

Match Day 3 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is in the books. In the Female Division, Aqua defeated C.C. 1027-745, Mashiro Shiina routed Umaru Doma 1229-590, Taiga Aisaka roared past Kuroyukihime 995-743, Illyasviel von Einzbern crushed Yuki Nagato 1029-713, Emilia eased past Aoba Suzukaze 1145-745, Yoshino prevailed over Chiyo Sakura 942-842, Shinobu Oshino scored the closest race of the round, a 909-897 barnburner over Ram and Kurumi Tokisaku shot down Mirai Kuriyama 1256-586.

Nao Tomori defeated Yui Yuigahama 904-845, Chino Kafuu whipped past Hifumi Takimoto 888-734, Megumin exploded past Ayase Aragaki 1166-653, Saber slashed past Inori Yuzuriha 977-778, Kurisu Makise stonewalled Yuuki Konno 1000-788, Shiro slammed Azusa Nakano 1081-696 and Megumi Katou dominated Eriri Sawamura Spencer 1231-524.

In the Male Division, Takashi Natsume scored the Upset of the Round, an 806-759 scalp of Edward Elric, Saitama punched Bell Cranel 984-524, Yato rolled past Lancer 834-696, Sakamoto prevailed over Conan Edogawa 781-702, Taki Tachibana dominated Roy Mustang 956-638, Yuuta Togashi cruised past Shidou Itsuka 834-647, Gilgamesh impaled Taihei Doma 835-673 and Kazuma Satou immobilized Genos 964-548.

Rintarou Okabe eased past Felix Argyle 857-720, Koyomi Araragi dominated Shizuo Heiwajima 882-458, Archer powered past Ryuunosuke Akasaka 968-612, Shirou Emiya prevailed over Tatsuya Shiba 794-725, Subaru Natsuki defeated Umetarou Nozaki 823-719, Yuzuru Otonashi gunned down Kyon 877-637 and Souma Yukihira made quick work of Sorata Kanda 822-626.

In Spring Seasonal action, Sagiri Izumi routed Nephren Ruq Insania 1196-672 and Shouko Nishmiya rumbled past Sistine Fibel 1064-675.

Match Day 3 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is scheduled for September 19, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Monday, September 18, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Emerald Match Day 3

ARENA 01: [[Aqua]] C.C.
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 02: Doma Umaru [[Shiina Mashiro]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 03: [[Aisaka Taiga]] Kuroyukihime
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 04: [[Illyasviel Von Einzbern]] Nagato Yuki
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 05: Suzukaze Aoba [[Emilia]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 06: [[Yoshino]] Sakura Chiyo
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 07: [[Ram]] Oshino Shinobu
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 08: Kuriyama Mirai [[Tokisaki Kurumi]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 09: [[Tomori Nao]] Yuigahama Yui
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 10: [[Kafū Chino]] Takimoto Hifumi
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 11: Aragaki Ayase [[Megumin]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 12: [[Saber]] Yuzuriha Inori
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 13: [[Makise Kurisu]] Konno Yūki
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 14: Nakano Azusa [[Shiro]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 15: [[Katō Megumi]] Sawamura Spencer Eriri
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 16: Edward Elric [[Natsume Takashi]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 17: Bell Cranel [[Saitama]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 18: [[Yato]] Lancer
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 19: [[Sakamoto]] Edogawa Conan
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 20: Roy Mustang [[Tachibana Taki]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 21: [[Togashi Yūta]] Itsuka Shidō
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 22: [[Gilgamesh]] Doma Taihei
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 23: Genos [[Satō Kazuma]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 24: [[Felix Argyle]] Okabe Rintarō
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 25: [[Araragi Koyomi]] Heiwajima Shizuo
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 26: Akasaka Ryūnosuke [[Archer]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 27: [[Emiya Shirō]] Shiba Tatsuya
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 28: [[Natsuki Subaru]] Nozaki Umetarō
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 29: Kyon [[Otonashi Yuzuru]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 30: Yukihira Sōma [[Kanda Sorata]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 31: [[Izumi Sagiri]] Nephren Ruq Insania
by >=800
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 32: Nishimiya Shōko [[Sistine Fibel]]
by <=700
Over/Under: 1700
Over

Saturday, September 16, 2017

ISML 2017: Sorata With A Statement, Touma Breaks Barely



ISML 2017: Sorata With A Statement, Touma Breaks Barely

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
September 16, 2017

Match Day 2 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is history. In the Female Division, Megumin exploded past Hifumi Takimoto 1401-858, Saber slashed past Ayase Aragaki 1290-1024, Chino Kafuu prevailed over Inori Yuzuriha 1152-1115, Shiro defeated Yuuki Konno 1444-809, Megumi Katou routed Azusa Nakano 1688-755, Eriri Sawamura Spencer eased past Kurisu Makise 1262-1062, Yukino Yukinoshita slammed past Yuri Nakamura 1457-804 and Rin Tosaka rolled past Touka Yatogami 1339-1047.

Utaha Kasumigaoka rumbled past Kosaki Onodera 1338-886, Shino Asada shot down Kaori Miyazono 1195-1074, Rem blew past Isla 1572-891, Mitsuha Miyamizu stormed past Iroha Isshiki 1302-1063, Jibril flew past Maki Nishikino 1257-892, Asuna Yuuki dominated Sora Kasugano 1549-930 and Rikka Takanashi rocked Nanami Aoyama 1252-976.



In the Male Division, Archer leveled Shizuo Heiwajima 1223-708, Shiro Emiya took down Ryuunosuke Akasaka 1103-881, Koyomi Araragi defeated Tatsuya Shiba 1004-901, Yuzuru Otonashi gunned down Umetarou Nozaki 1231-682, Souma Yukihira eased past Kyon 1080-776, Sorata Kanda scored the Upset of the Round, a 1068-959 scalp of Subaru Natsuki, Nagisa Shiota thumped Iskandar 1207-850 and Kiritsugu Emiya dismissed Keima Katsuragi 1069-837.

Levi upeneded Izayoi Sakamaki 1056-941, Karma Akabane crushed Monkey D. Luffy 1241-665, Hachiman Hikigaya routed Tomoya Okazaki 1277-733, Touma Kamijou won the closest race of the round, a 952-946 thriller over Yuu Otosaka, Ryuuji Takasu roared past Osamu Dazai 1101-789, Korosensei annihilated Sadao Maou 1381-741 and Gintoki Sakata defeated Saika Totsuka 1063-887.

In Spring Seasonal action, Elf Yamada routed Krista Lenz 1635-688 and Zero prevailed over Yuzuru Nishimiya 1169-956.

Match Day 3 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is scheduled for Sept. 19, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Friday, September 15, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Emerald Match Day 2

ARENA 01: Takimoto Hifumi [[Megumin]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 02: [[Saber]] Aragaki Ayase
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 03: Yuzuriha Inori [[Kafū Chino]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 04: Konno Yūki [[Shiro]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 05: [[Katō Megumi]] Nakano Azusa
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 06: [[Sawamura Spencer Eriri]] Makise Kurisu
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 07: Nakamura Yuri [[Yukinoshita Yukino]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 08: [[Tōsaka Rin]] Yatogami Tōka
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 09: Onodera Kosaki [[Kasumigaoka Utaha]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 10: [[Asada Shino]] Miyazono Kaori
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 11: Isla [[Rem]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 12: Miyamizu Mitsuha [[Isshiki Iroha]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 13: [[Jibril]] Nishikino Maki
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 14: Kasugano Sora [[Yūki Asuna]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 15: [[Takanashi Rikka]] Aoyama Nanami
by >=400
Over/Under: 2500
Over

ARENA 16: Heiwajima Shizuo [[Archer]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 17: [[Emiya Shirō]] Akasaka Ryūnosuke
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 18: Shiba Tatsuya [[Araragi Koyomi]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 19: Nozaki Umetarō [[Otonashi Yuzuru]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 20: [[Yukihira Sōma]] Kyon
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 21: Kanda Sorata [[Natsuki Subaru]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 22: Iskandar [[Shiota Nagisa]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 23: [[Emiya Kiritsugu]] Katsuragi Keima
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 24: Sakamaki Izayoi [[Levi]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 25: [[Akabane Karma]] Monkey D. Luffy
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 26: Okazaki Tomoya [[Hikigaya Hachiman]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 27: [[Kamijō Tōma]] Otosaka Yū
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 28: [[Takasu Ryūji]] Dazai Osamu
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 29: Maō Sadao [[Korosensei]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 30: [[Sakata Gintoki]] Totsuka Saika
by >=500
Over/Under: 2700
Under

ARENA 31: [[Yamada Elf]] Krista Lenz
by >=500
Over/Under: 2100
Over

ARENA 32: [[Zero]] Nishimiya Yuzuru
by >=500
Over/Under: 2100
Over

Thursday, September 14, 2017

ISML 2017: Takashi Natsume Shocks The World, Jibril Cuts It Close

ISML 2017: Takashi Natsume Shocks The World, Jibril Cuts It Close


By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
September 14, 2017


Match Day 1 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is history, and a number of close races took place, as well as a huge upset in the Male Division. In the Female Division, Rem rolled past Kaori Miyazono 1469-932, Mitsuha Miyamizu snapped past Isla 1382-948, Shino Asada shot down Iroha Isshiki 1112-1038, Asuna Yuuki slashed past Maki Nishikino 1641-719, Rikka Takanashi prevailed over Sora Kasugano 1171-1052, Jibril won the closest race of the round: a 1028-1001 nailbiter over Nanami Aoyama, Mashiro Shiina trounced CiCi 1465-854 and Taiga Aisaka won the closest race of the round and Taiga Aisaka roared past Umaru Doma 1226-1024.

Aqua defeated Kuroyukihime 1160-1001, Emilia routed Yuki Nagato 1666-807, Yoshino leveled Aoba Suzukaze 1199-932, Illyasviel von Einzbern defeated Chiyo Sakura 1236-1017, Kurumi Tokisaki gunned down Shinobu Oshino 1586-790, Nao Tomori powered past Mirai Kuriyama 1212-943 and Yui Yuigahama won a 1144-1112 barnburner over Ram.

In the Male Division, Hachiman Hikigaya routed Monkey D. Luffy 1308-692, Touma Kamijou defeated Tomoya Okazaki 918-886, Karma Akabane whipped past Yuu Otosaka 1076-779, Korosensei dominated Osamu Dazai 1425-598, Gintoki Sakata slammed Sadao Mao 1145-701, Ryuuji Takasu prevailed over Saika Totsuka 895-856, Takashi Natsume won one of the biggest Upset of the Round in the competition, a 1336-964 scalp of Saitama and Yato flew past Bell Cranel 1225-648.

Edward Elric defeated Lancer 995-886, Taki Tachibana belted Conan Edogawa 1241-811, Yuuta Togashi stormed past Roy Mustang 1043-770, Sakamoto defeated Shidou Itsuka 1047-889, Kazuma Satou clobbered Taihei Doma 1149-646, Felix Argyle eased past Genos 988-868 and Rintarou Okabe defeated Gilgamesh 1012=938.

In Spring Seasonal action, Chtholly Nota Seniorious routed Aiz Wallenstein 1695-595 and Muramasa Senjuu thumped Yoshino Koharu 1088-824.

Match Day 2 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Emerald Period is scheduled for September 15, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Emerald Match Day 1

ARENA 01: Miyazono Kaori [[Rem]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 02: [[Miyamizu Mitsuha]] Isla
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 03: [[Isshiki Iroha]] Asada Shino
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 04: Nishikino Maki [[Yūki Asuna]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 05: [[Takanashi Rikka]] Kasugano Sora
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 06: Aoyama Nanami [[Jibril]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 07: C.C. [[Shiina Mashiro]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 08: [[Aisaka Taiga]] Doma Umaru
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 09: Kuroyukihime [[Aqua]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 10: Nagato Yuki [[Emilia]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 11: Yoshino [[Suzukaze Aoba]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 12: Sakura Chiyo [[Illyasviel Von Einzbern]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 13: Oshino Shinobu [[Tokisaki Kurumi]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 14: [[Tomori Nao]] Kuriyama Mirai
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 15: [[Yuigahama Yui]] Ram
by >=400
Over/Under: 30000
Over

ARENA 16: Monkey D. Luffy [[Hikigaya Hachiman]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 17: [[Kamijō Tōma]] Okazaki Tomoya
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 18: [[Otosaka Yū]] Akabane Karma
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 19: Dazai Osamu [[Korosensei]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 20: [[Sakata Gintoki]] Maō Sadao
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 21: [[Totsuka Saika]] Takasu Ryūji
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 22: Natsume Takashi [[Saitama]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 23: [[Yato]] Bell Cranel
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 24: Lancer [[Edward Elric]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 25: Edogawa Conan [[Tachibana Taki]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 26: [[Togashi Yūta]] Roy Mustang
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 27: Itsuka Shidō [[Sakamoto]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 28: Doma Taihei [[Satō Kazuma]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 29: Felix Argyle [[Genos]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 30: Okabe Rintarō [[Gilgamesh]]
by <=120
Over/Under: 30000
Under

ARENA 31: [[Chtholly Nota Seniorious]] Aiz Wallenstein
by <=1300
Over/Under: 16000
Over

ARENA 32: [[Senjū Muramasa]] Koharu Yoshino
by >=600
Over/Under: 16000
Over