Wednesday, July 26, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Prtedictions: Amethyst Match Day 8

ARENA 01: Yuzuriha Inori [[Yoshino]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 02: [[Sento Isuzu]] Furukawa Nagisa
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 03: Suzumiya Haruhi [[Tomori Nao]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 04: [[Rem]] Kafū Chino
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 05: Nakiri Erina [[Kuroyukihime]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 06: Konno Yūki [[Oshino Shinobu]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 07: [[Megumin]] Sakura Chiyo
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 08: Ayase Eli [[Asada Shino]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 09: Konjiki No Yami [[Kasugano Sora]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 10: [[Shiina Mashiro]] Aoyama Nanami
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 11: Hestia [[Ram]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 12: Miyazono Kaori [[Yui-Nyan]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 13: [[Yūki Asuna]] Yuigahama Yui
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 14: Kōsaka Kirino [[Miyamizu Mitsuha]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 15: Shiba Miyuki [[C.C.]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ARENA 16: Okazaki Tomoya [[Emiya Shirō]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 17: Killua Zoldyck [[Ainz Ooal Gown]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 18: Kanie Seiya [[Felix Argyle]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 19: [[Hikigaya Hachiman]] Kanda Sorata
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 20: Kuroko Tetsuya [[Levi]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 21: Naegi Makoto [[Yagami Light]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 22: [[Korosensei]] Akabane Karma
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 23: Akatsuki Kojō [[Gilgamesh]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 24: Nozaki Umetarō [[Monkey D. Luffy]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 25: [[Saitama]] Otosaka Yū
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 26: Kaizaki Arata [[Sakamoto]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 27: L Lawliet [[Heiwajima Shizuo]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 28: Satō Kazuma [[Sakamaki Izayoi]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 29: Kōgami Shinya [[Natsuki Subaru]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 30: Arima Kōsei [[Orihara Izaya]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 31: Sōma Sumire [[Tsukai Saraka]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 32: Nishimiya Yuzuru [[Kōsaka Akane]]
by <=500
Over/Under: 1700
Over

ISML 2017: A Number Of Close Races On Amethyst 7

ISML 2017: A Number Of Close Races On Amethyst 7

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenue
July 26, 2017

Match Day 7 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is history and a number of very close races took place. In the Female Division, Illyasviel von Einzbern defeated Eriri Sawamura Spencer 926-748, Cocoa Hoto scored the Upset of the Round, a 782-778 thriller over Yui Hirasawa, Saber slashed past Mirai Kuriyama 1027-692, Azusa Nakano romped past Aqua 883-862, Rize Tedeza show down Eucliwood Hellscythe 824-730, Rin Tohsaka routed Yuki Nagato 1032-640, Taiga Aisaka roared past Iroha Isshiki 879-763 and Nico Yazawa won a 817-812 nailbiter over Hitagi Senjougahara.

Yukino Yukinoshita cruised past Maki Nishikino 1003-720, Rikka Takanashi powered past Umaru Doma 1003-659, Momo Velia Deviluke whipped past Marika Tachibana 813-652, Shiro eased past Aoba Suzukaze 997-701, Jibril flew past Ayase Aragaki 896-788, Chitoge Kirisaki prevailed over Homura Akemi 822-784 and Megumi Katou dominated Touka Yatogami 1007-695.

In the Male Division, Yato won the closest race of the round, a 702-699 barnburner over Saika Totsuka, Hayate Ayasaki defeated Hei 617-537, Taki Tachibana eased past Ryuunosuke Akasaka 880-654, Ryuuji Takasu prevailed over Tatsuya Shiba 730-705, Takashi Natsume prevailed over Ikki Kurogane 640-574, Kiritsugu Emiya leveled Ayumu Aikawa 836-541, Koyomi Araragi defeated Sadao Mao 703-614 and Shuu Ouma rolled past Yuuji Sakai 670-571.

Nagisa Shiota routed Bell Cranel 860-564, Yuuta Togashi defeated Lancer 792-743, Mikoto Mikoshiba whipped past Yuuji Kazami 641-502, Souma Yukihira dominated Rentarou Satomi 767-538, Edward Elric hammered Genos 791-552, Conan Edogawa dismissed Rin Okumura 694-572 and Touma Kamijou broke Kyon 694-630.

In Spring Seasonal action, Akane Hiyama defeated Ao Gennai 574-453 and Nephren Rup Insania routed Maya Mikuri 964-105.

Match Day 8 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 26, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Monday, July 24, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 7

ARENA 01: Sawamura Spencer Eriri [[Illyasviel Von Einzbern]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 02: [[Hirasawa Yui]] Hoto Kokoa
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 03: Kuriyama Mirai [[Saber]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 04: Nakano Azusa [[Aqua]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 05: [[Eucliwood Hellscythe]] Tedeza Rize
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 06: Nagato Yuki [[Tōsaka Rin]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 07: [[Isshiki Iroha]] Aisaka Taiga
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 08: [[Senjōgahara Hitagi]] Yazawa Nico
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 09: Nishikino Maki [[Yukinoshita Yukino]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 10: Doma Umaru [[Takanashi Rikka]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 11: [[Momo Belia Deviluke]] Tachibana Marika
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 12: Suzukaze Aoba [[Shiro]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 13: [[Aragaki Ayase]] Jibril
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 14: [[Kirisaki Chitoge]] Akemi Homura
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 15: Yatogami Tōka [[Katō Megumi]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 16: [[Totsuka Saika]] Yato
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 17: [[Ayasaki Hayate]] Hei
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 18: Akasaka Ryūnosuke [[Tachibana Taki]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 19: Shiba Tatsuya [[Takasu Ryūji]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 20: Natsume Takashi [[Kurogane Ikki]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 21: Aikawa Ayumu [[Emiya Kiritsugu]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 22: Maō Sadao [[Araragi Koyomi]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 23: Ōma Shū [[Sakai Yūji]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 24: Bell Cranel [[Shiota Nagisa]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 25: [[Lancer]] Togashi Yūta
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 26: [[Mikoshiba Mikoto]] Kazami Yūji
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 27: Satomi Rentarō [[Yukihira Sōma]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 28: Genos [[Edward Elric]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 29: Edogawa Conan [[Okumura Rin]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 30: Kyon [[Kamijō Tōma]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 2300
Under

ARENA 31: Hiyama Akane [[Gennai Ao]]
by <=400
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 32: [[Nephren Ruq Insania]] Maya Mikuri
by <=400
Over/Under: 1600
Over

Saturday, July 22, 2017

ISML 2017: A Number Of Tight Races On Amethyst 6

ISML 2017: A Number Of Tight Races On Amethyst 6

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenuer
July 22, 2017

Match Day 6 of the 2017 International Saimoe League is history, and a number of close races have taken place to go with low turnouts. There have been a number of upsets on this match day as well, but the Bedlam can only pick one. Read on to find out who got both honors.

In the Female Division, Shino Asada rolled past Chiyo Sakura 1100-889, Sora Kasugano whipped past Eli Ayase 1010-765, Megumin exploded past Konjiki no Yami 1091-675, Nanami Aoyama won a 1008-994 barnburner over Ram 1008-994, Yui-nyan defeated Hestia 911-769, Mashiro Shiina routed Kaori Miyazono 1238-681, Mitsuha Miyamizu won a 973-964 nailbiter over Yui Yuigahama and C.C. drover past Kirino Kousaka 999-831.

Asuna Yuuki slashed past Miyuki Shiba 1335-669, Utaha Kasumigaoka defeated Kosaki Onodera 911-788, Tsukiko Tsutsukakushi romped past Darkness 913-779, Emilia thumped Holo 1495-672, Kurisu Makise prevailed over Isla 909-875, Hifumi Takimmoto defeated Beatrice 903-868 and Kurumi Tokisaki blasted Yuri Nakamura 1349-640.

In the Male Division, Gilgamesh defeated Karma Akabane 875-813, Monkey D. Luffy eased past Kojou Akatsuki 794-635, Korosensei routed Umetarou Nozaki 1178-547, Sakamoto prevailed over Yuu Otosaka 870-822, Shizuo Heiwajima cruised past Arata Kaizaki 749-585, Saitama punched L Lawliet 985-646, Izayoi Sakamaki defeated Subaru Natsuki 997-752 and Izaya Orihara drubbed Shinya Kougami 822-487.

Osamu Dazai did enough against Taihei Doma 729-709, Yuzuru Otomashi shot down Iskandar 929-664, Rintarou Okabe won the closest race of the round and the Upset of the Rounbd, a741-736 thriller over Keima Katsuragi, Kraft Lawrence prevailed over Subaru Uchimaki 686-634 and Archer dominated Roy Mustang 930-619.

In exhibition play, Nagito Komaeda defeated Shouyuu Hinata 650-563 and Rei Kiriyama eased past Deishuu Kaiki 616-464.

Match Day 7 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 24, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Friday, July 21, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 6

ARENA 01: [[Sakura Chiyo]] Asada Shino
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 02: [[Kasugano Sora]] Ayase Eli
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 03: Konjiki No Yami [[Megumin]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 04: Aoyama Nanami [[Ram]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 05: [[Yui-Nyan]] Hestia
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 06: Miyazono Kaori [[Shiina Mashiro]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 07: [[Yuigahama Yui]] Miyamizu Mitsuha
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 08: [[C.C.]] Kōsaka Kirino
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 09: Shiba Miyuki [[Yūki Asuna]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 10: [[Kasumigaoka Utaha]] Onodera Kosaki
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 11: [[Tsutsukakushi Tsukiko]] Darkness
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 12: Holo [[Emilia]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 13: Isla [[Makise Kurisu]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 14: Beatrice [[Takimoto Hifumi]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 15: Nakamura Yuri [[Tokisaki Kurumi]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 16: Akabane Karma [[Gilgamesh]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 17: [[Monkey D. Luffy]] Akatsuki Kojō
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 18: Nozaki Umetarō [[Korosensei]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 19: [[Otosaka Yū]] Sakamoto
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 20: [[Heiwajima Shizuo]] Kaizaki Arata
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 21: L Lawliet [[Saitama]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 22: [[Sakamaki Izayoi]] Natsuki Subaru
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 23: [[Orihara Izaya]] Kōgami Shinya
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 24: Arima Kōsei [[Satō Kazuma]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 25: Itsuka Shidō [[Sakata Gintoki]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 26: [[Doma Taihei]] Dazai Osamu
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 27: Iskandar [[Otonashi Yuzuru]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 28: [[Katsuragi Keima]] Okabe Rintarō
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 29: Kraft Lawrence [[Uchimaki Subaru]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 30: Roy Mustang [[Archer]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 31: [[Komaeda Nagito]] Hinata Shōyō
by >=300
Over/Under: 1500
Over

ARENA 32: Kaiki Deishū [[Kiriyama Rei]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1500
Over

ISML 2017: Rikka Pulls Off A Surprise Result

ISML 2017: Rikka Pulls Off A Surprise Result

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenue
July 21, 2017

Match Day 5 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is in the books. In the Female Division, Iroha Isshiki dismantled Nico Yazawa 1253-852, Yukino Yukinoshita routed Hitagi Senjougahara 1409-641, Taiga Aisaka roared past Maki Nishikino 1233-886, Umaru Doma throttled Marika Tachibana 1123-957. Shiro eased past Momo Velia Deviluke 1384-791, Rikka Takanashi won the Upset of the Round, a 1114-1028 barnburner over Aoba Suzukaze, Ayase Aragaki belted Homura Akemi 1299-761 and Megumi Katou  leveled Chitoge Kirisaki 1361-724.

Jibril flew past Touka Yatogami 1225-963, Inori Yuzuriha steamrolled past Nagisa Furukawa 1278-785, Nao Tomori torched Isuzu Sento 1306-784, Yoshino stormed past Haruhi Suzumiya 1413-798, Chino Kafuu prevailed over Kuroyukihime 1135-1044, Shinobu Oshino chomped up Erina Nakiri 1054-851 and Rem ran past Yuuki Konno 1509-760.

In the Male Division, Sadao Mao defeated Yuuji Sakai 1018-656, Nagisa Shiota routed Shuu Ouma 1183-677, Koyomi Araragi won the closest race of the round, a 924-839 snoozer over Bell Cranel, Lancer impaled Yuuji Sakai 977-691, Souma Yukihira dominated Mikoto Mikoshiba 1115-579, Yuuta Togashi defeated Rentarou Satomi 1015-828, Genos punched Rin Okumura 1013-694 and Touma Kamijou broke Conan Edogawa 1077-762.

Edward Elric eased past Kyon 967-737, Tomoya Okazaki whipped past Ainz Ooal Gowl 902-744, Felix Argyle hammered Killua Zoldyck 1176-744, Shirou Emiya thumped Seiya Kanie 1016-743, Levi defeated Sorata Kanda 1027-926, Light Yagami overran Tetsuya Kuroko 854-773 and Hachiman Hikigaya annihilated Makoto Naegi 1347-541.

In exhibition play, it was a mixed bag for Love Live as Kotori Minami  cruised past Nagi Sanzen'in 1192-739 but Sharo Kirima stonewalled Honoka Kousaka 1062-872.

Match Day 6 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 21, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 5

ARENA 01: [[Isshiki Iroha]] Yazawa Nico
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 02: Senjōgahara Hitagi [[Yukinoshita Yukino]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 03: [[Aisaka Taiga]] Nishikino Maki
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 04: Doma Umaru [[Tachibana Marika]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 05: Momo Belia Deviluke [[Shiro]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 06: Takanashi Rikka [[Suzukaze Aoba]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 07: [[Aragaki Ayase]] Akemi Homura
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 08: Kirisaki Chitoge [[Katō Megumi]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 09: [[Jibril]] Yatogami Tōka
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 10: [[Yuzuriha Inori]] Furukawa Nagisa
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 11: Sento Isuzu [[Tomori Nao]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 12: [[Yoshino]] Suzumiya Haruhi
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 13: [[Kafū Chino]] Kuroyukihime
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 14: [[Oshino Shinobu]] Nakiri Erina
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 15: Konno Yūki [[Rem]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 16: [[Maō Sadao]] Sakai Yūji
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 17: Ōma Shū [[Shiota Nagisa]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 18: [[Araragi Koyomi]] Bell Cranel
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 19: [[Lancer]] Kazami Yūji
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 20: Mikoshiba Mikoto [[Yukihira Sōma]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 21: [[Togashi Yūta]] Satomi Rentarō
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 22: [[Genos]] Okumura Rin
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 23: Edogawa Conan [[Kamijō Tōma]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 24: [[Edward Elric]] Kyon
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 25: [[Okazaki Tomoya]] Ainz Ooal Gown
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 26: Killua Zoldyck [[Felix Argyle]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 27: [[Emiya Shirō]] Kanie Seiya
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 28: Kanda Sorata [[Levi]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 29: [[Yagami Light]] Kuroko Tetsuya
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 30: Naegi Makoto [[Hikigaya Hachiman]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 31: Minami Kotori [[Sanzen'in Nagi]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1800
Under

ARENA 32: [[Kirima Sharo]] Kōsaka Honoka
by >=400
Over/Under: 1600
Over

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

ISML 2017: Form Follows On Amethyst 4

ISML 2017: Form Follows On Amethyst 4

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

No upsets took place on Match Day 4 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period. In the Female Division, Yui Yuigihama hammered Kirino Kousaka 1215-749, Asuna Yuuki slashed past C.C. 1362-727, Mitsuha Miyamizu defeated Miyuki Shiba 1107-950, Utaha Kasumigaoka dominated Darkness 1220-736, Emilia whipped past Tsukiko Tsutsukakushi 1339-783, Kosaki Onodera rolled past Holo 1074-873, Isla won the closest race of the round, a 969-933 thriller over Hifumi Takimoto and Kurumi Tokisaki shot down Beatrice 1448-656.]

Kurisu Makise defeated Yuri Nakamura 1021-903, Eriri Spencer Sawamura eased past Cocoa Hoto 1066-828, Saber sliced and diced Yui Hirasawa 1250-784, Illyasviel von Einzbern thumped Mirai Kuriyama 1173-819, Azusa Nakano romped past Rize Tedeza, Rin Tohsaka drubbed Eucliwood Hellscythe 1123-834 and Aqua flattened Yuki Nagato 1197-808.

In the Male Division, Izayoi Sakamaki routed Shinya Kougami 1112-503, Kazuma Sato rolled past Izaya Orihara 1214-575, Subaru Natsuki prevailed over Kousei Arima 918-847, Shidou Itsuka trounced Osamu Dazai 1027-639, Yuzuru Otonashi shot down Taihei Doma 1120-662, Gintoki Sakata thrashed Iskandar 984-717, Keima Katsuragi hammered Subaru Uchimaki 942-600 and Archer dominated Kraft Lawrence 1094-586.

Roy Mustang prevailed over Rintarou Okabe 823-764, Saika Totsuka crushed Hei 1015-610, Taki Tachibana annihilated Hayate Ayasaki, Yato  whipped past Ryuunosuke Akasaka 966-805, Tatsuya Shiba steamrolled past Ikki Kurogane 1079-502, Kiritsugu Emiya eased past Takashi Natsume 1018-670 and Ryuuji Takasu roared past Ayumu Aikawa 921-729.

In exhibition action, Inuyasha dismissed Gojou Karasuma 869-589 and Atsushi Nakajima defeated Shigeo Kageyama 680-616.

Match Day 5 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 19, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Monday, July 17, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 4

ARENA 01: [[Yuigahama Yui]] Kōsaka Kirino
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 02: C.C. [[Yūki Asuna]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 03: [[Miyamizu Mitsuha]] Shiba Miyuki
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 04: [[Kasumigaoka Utaha]] Darkness
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 05: Tsutsukakushi Tsukiko [[Emilia]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 06: [[Onodera Kosaki]] Holo
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 07: [[Isla]] Takimoto Hifumi
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 08: Beatrice [[Tokisaki Kurumi]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 09: [[Makise Kurisu]] Nakamura Yuri
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 10: [[Sawamura Spencer Eriri]] Hoto Kokoa
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 11: Hirasawa Yui [[Saber]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 12: [[Illyasviel Von Einzbern]] Kuriyama Mirai
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 13: [[Nakano Azusa]] Tedeza Rize
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 14: Eucliwood Hellscythe [[Tōsaka Rin]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 15: [[Aqua]] Nagato Yuki
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 16: [[Sakamaki Izayoi]] Kōgami Shinya
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 17: Orihara Izaya [[Satō Kazuma]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 18: [[Natsuki Subaru]] Arima Kōsei
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 19: [[Itsuka Shidō]] Dazai Osamu
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 20: Doma Taihei [[Otonashi Yuzuru]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 21: [[Sakata Gintoki]] Iskandar
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 22: [[Katsuragi Keima]] Uchimaki Subaru
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 23: Kraft Lawrence [[Archer]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 24: Okabe Rintarō [[Roy Mustang]]
by <=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 25: [[Totsuka Saika]] Hei
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 26: Ayasaki Hayate [[Tachibana Taki]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 27: [[Yato]] Akasaka Ryūnosuke
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 28: [[Shiba Tatsuya]] Kurogane Ikki
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 29: Natsume Takashi [[Emiya Kiritsugu]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 30: [[Takasu Ryūji]] Aikawa Ayumu
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Under

ARENA 31: [[Inuyasha]] Karasuma Gojō
by >=400
Over/Under: 1700
Under

ARENA 32: [[Nakajima Atsushi]] Kageyama Shigeo
by >=500
Over/Under: 1700
Under

Saturday, July 15, 2017

ISML 2017: No Upsets On Amethyst 3

ISML 2017: No Upsets On Amethyst 3

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
July 15, 2017

Match Day 3 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is in the books and form has followed with no upsets taking place. In the Female Division, Megumi Katou routed Homura Akemi 1028-577, Jibril flew past Chitoge Kirisaki 975-619, Ayase Aragaki defeated Touka Yatogami 857-773, Nao Tomori belted Nagisa Furukawa 971-607, Yoshino clobbered Isuzu Sento 921-707, Inori Yuzuriha dominated Haruhi Suzumiya 883-708, Chino Kafuu stormed past Erina Nakiri 1030-573 and Rem hammered Shinobu Oshino 1069-666.

Kuroyukihime whipped past Yuuki Konno 858-705, Chiyo Sakura eased past Eli Ayase 879-628, Megumin crushed Sora Kasugano 1071-619, Shino Asada blasted Konjiki no Yami 872-735, Nanami Aoyama annihilated Hestia 929-665, Mashiro Shiina torched Yui-nyan 1113-581 and Ram rammed Kaori Miyazono 925-766.

In the Male Division, Touma Kamijou broke Rin Okumura 799-475, Edward Elric leveled Conan Edogawa 825-545, Kyon prevailed over Genos 701-662, Felix Argyle thumped Ainz Ooal Gown 883-560, Shirou Emiya cruised past Killua Zoldyck 798-515, Seiya Kanie won the closest race of the round, a 678-646 snoozer over Tomoya Okazaki, Sorata Kanda dismissed Tetsuya Kuroko 819-516 and Hachiman Hikigaya routed Light Yagami 1004-442.

Levi hammered Makoto Naegi 815-503, Karma Akabane rocked Kojou Akatsuki 863-420, Korosensei trounced Monkey D. Luffy 918-471, Gilgamesh impaled Umetarou Nozaki 798-553, Yuu Otosaka rolled past Arata Kaizaki 791-502, Saitama punched Shizuo Heiwajima 905-452 and Sakamoto prevailed over L Lawliet 695-633.

In Exhibition action, Ruiko Saten whipped past Mumei 818-663 and Shinoa Hiiragi took down Chiaki Nanami 779-546.

Match Day 4 of the 2017 International Saimoe League is scheduled for July 17, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Friday, July 14, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 3

ARENA 01: Akemi Homura [[Katō Megumi]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 02: [[Jibril]] Kirisaki Chitoge
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 03: Yatogami Tōka [[Aragaki Ayase]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 04: Furukawa Nagisa [[Tomori Nao]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 05: [[Yoshino]] Sento Isuzu
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 06: Suzumiya Haruhi [[Yuzuriha Inori]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 07: [[Kafū Chino]] Nakiri Erina
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 08: Oshino Shinobu [[Rem]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 09: [[Kuroyukihime]] Konno Yūki
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 10: [[Sakura Chiyo]] Ayase Eli
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 11: Kasugano Sora [[Megumin]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 12: [[Asada Shino]] Konjiki No Yami
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 13: [[Aoyama Nanami]] Hestia
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 14: Yui-Nyan [[Shiina Mashiro]]
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 15: [[Ram]] Miyazono Kaori
by >=600
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 16: Okumura Rin [[Kamijō Tōma]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 17: [[Edward Elric]] Edogawa Conan
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 18: Kyon [[Genos]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 19: Ainz Ooal Gown [[Felix Argyle]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 20: [[Emiya Shirō]] Killua Zoldyck
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 21: Kanie Seiya [[Okazaki Tomoya]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 22: [[Kanda Sorata]] Kuroko Tetsuya
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 23: Yagami Light [[Hikigaya Hachiman]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 24: [[Levi]] Naegi Makoto
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 25: [[Akabane Karma]] Akatsuki Kojō
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 26: Monkey D. Luffy [[Korosensei]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 27: [[Gilgamesh]] Nozaki Umetarō
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 28: [[Otosaka Yū]] Kaizaki Arata
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 29: Heiwajima Shizuo [[Saitama]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 30: [[Sakamoto]] L Lawliet
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 31: Saten Ruiko [[Mumei]]
by >=300
Over/Under: 1500
Over

ARENA 32: Nanami Chiaki [[Hiiragi Shinoa]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 1900
Under

Thursday, July 13, 2017

ISML 2017: Hangin' Loose In The Amethyst!

ISML 2017: Hangin' Loose In The Amethyst!

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
July 13, 2017

Match Day 2 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amythyst Period is history. In the Female Division, Kurumi Tokisaki shot down Hifumi Takimoto 1012-701, Kurisu Makise defeated Beatrice 930-753, Isla scored the Upset of the Round, an 841-787 scalp of Yuri Nakamura, Saber slashed past Cocoa Hoto 989-695, Illyasviel von Einzbern routed Yui Hirasawa 1028-646, Eriri Spencer Sawamura drilled Mirai Kuriyama 902-688, Rin Tosaka eased past Rize Tedeza 963-721 and Aqua rolled past Eucliwood Hellscythe 901-763.

Azusa Nakano romped past Yuki Nagato 899-656, Yukino Yukinoshita annihilated Nico Yazawa 1144-543, Taiga Aisaka roared past Hitagi Senjougahara 967-643, Iroha Isshiki defeated Maki Nishikino 900-729, Shiro hammered Marika Tachibana 1135-579, Rikka Takanashi stormed past Momo Velia Deviluke 926-723 and Aoba Suzukaze trounced Umaru Doma 938-657.

In the Male Division, Archer dominated Subaru Uchimaki 963-510, Rintarou Okabe defeated Kraft Lawrence 749-533, Keima Katsuragi won a 675-632 barnburner over Roy Mustang, Taki Tachibana cruised past hei 949-484, Yato dismissed Hayate Ayasaki 822-493, Saika Totsuka defeated Ryuunosuke Akasaka 762-641, Kiritsugu Emiya whipped past Ikki Kurogane 845-516 and Ryuuji Takasu roared past Takashi Natsume 863-508.

Tatsuya Shiba manhandled Ayumu Aikawa 843-542, Nagisa Shiota routed Yuuji Sakai 942-476, Koyomi Araragi thumped Shuu Ouma 812=550, Sadao Mao slammed Bell Cranel 728-620, Souma Yukihira overpowered Yuuji Sakai 816-441, Yuuta Togashi obliterated Mikoto Mikoshiba 873-543 and Lancer won the closest race of the round, a 706-682 thriller over Rentarou Satomi.

In Touhou Project action, Kogasa Tatara defeated Nazrin 553-473 and Hata no Kokoro hammered Koakuma 779-282.

Match Day 3 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 14, 2017. Vote for your favorite candidates at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 2

ARENA 01: Takimoto Hifumi [[Tokisaki Kurumi]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 02: [[Makise Kurisu]] Beatrice
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 03: Nakamura Yuri [[Isla]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 04: Hoto Kokoa [[Saber]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 05: [[Illyasviel Von Einzbern]] Hirasawa Yui
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 06: Kuriyama Mirai [[Sawamura Spencer Eriri]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 07: Tedeza Rize [[Tōsaka Rin]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 08: [[Aqua]] Eucliwood Hellscythe
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 09: Nagato Yuki [[Nakano Azusa]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 10: Yazawa Nico [[Yukinoshita Yukino]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 11: [[Aisaka Taiga]] Senjōgahara Hitagi
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 12: Nishikino Maki [[Isshiki Iroha]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 13: Tachibana Marika [[Shiro]]
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 14: [[Takanashi Rikka]] Momo Belia Deviluke
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 15: [[Suzukaze Aoba]] Doma Umaru
by >=400
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 16: Uchimaki Subaru [[Archer]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 17: [[Okabe Rintarō]] Kraft Lawrence
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 18: Roy Mustang [[Katsuragi Keima]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 19: Hei [[Tachibana Taki]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 20: [[Yato]] Ayasaki Hayate
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 21: Akasaka Ryūnosuke [[Totsuka Saika]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 22: Kurogane Ikki [[Emiya Kiritsugu]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 23: [[Takasu Ryūji]] Natsume Takashi
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 24: [[Aikawa Ayumu]] Shiba Tatsuya
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 25: Sakai Yūji [[Shiota Nagisa]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 26: [[Araragi Koyomi]] Ōma Shū
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 27: Bell Cranel [[Maō Sadao]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 28: Kazami Yūji [[Yukihira Sōma]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 29: [[Togashi Yūta]] Mikoshiba Mikoto
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 30: Satomi Rentarō [[Lancer]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 31: [[Tatara Kogasa]] Nazrin
by >=400
Over/Under: 1600
Over

ARENA 32: Hata no Kokoro [[Koakuma]]
by <=600
Over/Under: 1700
Under

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

ISML 2017: Hearts Ignite As Amethyst Starts



ISML 2017: Hearts Ignite As Amethyst Starts

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenue
July 11, 2017

Match Day 1 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is history as the race to the Tiara and Scepter continues. In the Female Division, Rem crushed Erina Nakiri 1347-595, Kuroyukihime flew past Shinobu Oshino 1006-775, Chino Kafuu defeated Yuu8ki Konno 1058-821, Megumin routed Eli Ayase 1284-606, Shino Asada stormed past Sora Kasugano 1100-781, Chiyo Sakura won the closest race of the round, an 891-879 barnburner over Konjiki no Yami 891-879 and Mashiro Shiina continued her consistent form with a 1286-599 belting of Hestia.

Ram rammed Yui-nyan 1134-821, Nanami Aoyama defeated Kaori Miyazono 1017-818, Asuna Yuuki slashed past Kirino Kousaka 1327-581, Mitsuha Miyamizu trounced C.C. 1080-780, Yui Yuigahama hammered Miyuki Shiba 964-843, Emilia throttled Darkness 1325-607, Kosaki Onodera defeated Tsukiko Tsutsukakushi 984-752 and Utaha Kasumigaoka dismantled Holo 1067-725.



Over in the Male Division, Hachiman Hikigaya picked up where he left off in a 1157-516 stomping of Tetsuya Kuroko, Levi dominated Light Yagami 989-598, Sorata Kanda defeated Makoto Naegi 915-612, Korosensei routed Kojou Akatsuki 1165-458, Gilgamesjh impaled Monkey D. Luffy 977-635, Karma Akabane destroyed Umetarou Nozaki 974-593 and Saitama punched Arata Kaizaki 1153-514.

Sakamoto defeated Shizuo Heiwajima 899-594, Yuu Otosaka eased past L Lawliet 893-695, Kazuma Satou whipped past Shinya Kougami 1139-449, Subaru Natsuki drover past Izaya Orihara 999-673, Izayoi Sakamaki leveled Kousei Arima 882-667, Yuzuru Otonashi shot down Osamu Dazai 998-543, Gintoki Sakata cruised past Taihei Doma 879-656 and in the Upset of the Round, Shidou Itsuka scalped Iskandar 886-788.

In Touhou Project action, Aya Shameimaru flew past Mononobe no Futo 945-172 and Nue Houjuu roared past Junko 740-366.

Match Day 2 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 12, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.

Monday, July 10, 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Amethyst Match Day 1

ARENA 01: Nakiri Erina [[Rem]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 02: [[Kuroyukihime]] Oshino Shinobu
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 03: Konno Yūki [[Kafū Chino]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 04: Ayase Eli [[Megumin]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 05: [[Asada Shino]] Kasugano Sora
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 06: Konjiki No Yami [[Sakura Chiyo]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 07: Hestia [[Shiina Mashiro]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 08: Ram [[Yui-Nyan]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 09: Miyazono Kaori [[Aoyama Nanami]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 10: Kōsaka Kirino [[Yūki Asuna]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 11: [[Miyamizu Mitsuha]] C.C.
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 12: Shiba Miyuki [[Yuigahama Yui]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 13: Darkness [[Emilia]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 14: [[Onodera Kosaki]] Tsutsukakushi Tsukiko
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 15: Holo [[Kasumigaoka Utaha]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 2000
Over

ARENA 16: Kuroko Tetsuya [[Hikigaya Hachiman]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 17: [[Levi]] Yagami Light
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 18: Naegi Makoto [[Kanda Sorata]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 19: Akatsuki Kojō [[Korosensei]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 20: [[Gilgamesh]] Monkey D. Luffy
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 21: [[Nozaki Umetarō]] Akabane Karma
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 22: Kaizaki Arata [[Saitama]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 23: [[Sakamoto]] Heiwajima Shizuo
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 24: L Lawliet [[Otosaka Yū]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 25: Kōgami Shinya [[Satō Kazuma]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 26: [[Natsuki Subaru]] Orihara Izaya
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 27: Arima Kōsei [[Sakamaki Izayoi]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 28: Dazai Osamu [[Otonashi Yuzuru]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 29: [[Sakata Gintoki]] Doma Taihei
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 30: [[Iskandar]] Itsuka Shidō
by <=1000
Over/Under: 2100
Under

ARENA 31: [[Shameimaru Aya]] Mononobe no Futo
by >=300
Over/Under: 1900
Over

ARENA 32: Junko [[Hōjū Nue]]
by >=500
Over/Under: 1900
Over

Thursday, July 06, 2017

ISML 2017: Asuna Yuuki Wins Topaz Necklace

ISML 2017: Asuna Yuuki Wins Topaz Necklace
Hachiman Hikigaya Continues Form, Wins Topaz Pendant

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenue
July 6, 2017

Match Day 17 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Topaz Period is in the books and Asuna Yuuki, listed as the second choice in the Bedlam on Baltic Avenue's odds, won the Topaz Necklace with 2309 votes, beating Mashiro Shiina, who won 1709 votes. In third place was Megumi Katou with 896 votes. Saber was fourth with 736 votes. Kurumi Tokisaki came in a respectable fifth with 589 votes, Megumi was sixth with 436, Rin Tosaka came in a disappointing seventh with 267 votes and Nao Tomori was last with 202 votes.

An overwhelming favorite, Hachiman Hikigaya's form proved to be decisive as he defeated Archer 1508-1300 to win the Topaz Pendant. Nagisa Shiota, the surprise package of the Male Division, was third with 1016 votes. Gintoki Sakata was fourth with 802 votes, Saitama was fifth with 671, Taki Tachibana was sixth with 586, Kiritsugu Emiya came in serventh with 423 and Touma Kamijou has a disappointing Pendant bid with 325 votes and came in last.

Eight contestants from the Female and Male Divisions advanced to the next period through the wild card round. Advancing from the Female Division, in no particular order, are Nico Yazawa (1274 votes), Beatrice (1366 votes), Eli Ayase (1152 votes), Cocoa Hoto (1147 votes), Kirino Kousaka (1135 votes), Darkness (1128 votes), Chitoge Kirisaki (1228 votes) and Hestia (1118 votes). Advancing from the Male Division are Subaru Uchimaki (792 votes), Yuuji Kazami (755 votes), Shinya Kougami (780 votes), Hei (824 votes), Yuuji Sakaki (869 votes), Tetsuya Kuroko (1118 votes), Osamui Dazai (1039 votes), and Kojou Akatsuki (755 votes).

In Touhou Project action, Keine Kamishirasawa scored the upset of the round, beating Hong Meiling 1286-1209, while Byakuren Hijiri prevailed over Sagume Kishin 1315-1158.

Two other exhibitions took place, with a sliding scale used to gauge the popularity of two sets of contestants. In the first exhibition using a scale, Misaka 10032 finished first with a score of 17003.7, while in the second exhibition using this system, Sesshoumaru won with a score of 11594.7.

Match Day 1 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 10, 2017. Vote for your favorite candidates at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate. And keep it here on The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue for continuing coverage of the International Saimoe League, the world's premier character competition.

ISML 2017: Topaz Necklace and Pendant Odds

INTERNATIONAL SAIMOE LEAGUE
Topaz Necklace Odds
As of July 5 2017

Mashiro Shiina EVEN
Asuna Yuuki 3-1
Megumi Katou 6-1
Rin Tosaka 10-1
Saber 20-1
Megumin 30-1
Nao Tomori 40-1
Kurumi Tokisaki 50-1

INTERNATIONAL SAIMOE LEAGUE
Topaz Pendant Odds
As of July 5 2017

Hachiman Hikigaya 1-9
Archer EVEN
Gintoki Sakata 6-1
Nagisa Shiota 10-1
Touma Kamijou 15-1
Kiritsugu Emiya 20-1
Taki Tachibana 40-1
Saitama 45-1

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Anime Expo 2017 Gallery Is Up!

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Anime Expo 2017

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Topaz Match Day 17

ARENA 01: [[2 - Yūki Asuna]] [[6 - Saber]] [[3 - Tōsaka Rin]] [[8 - Katō Megumi]] [[7 - Tokisaki Kurumi]] [[4 - Megumin]] [[1 - Shiina Mashiro]] [[5 - Tomori Nao]]
Over/Under: 25000
Over

ARENA 02: [[5 - Emiya Kiritsugu]] [[2 - Archer]] [[8 - Tachibana Taki]] [[1 - Hikigaya Hachiman]] [[6 - Sakata Gintoki]] [[3 - Saitama]] [[4 - Kamijō Tōma]] [[7 - Shiota Nagisa]]
Over/Under: 25000
Over

ARENA 03: Shokuhō Misaki Kirigiri Kyōko Yazawa Nico Beatrice Kōsaka Reina Ayase Eli Hoto Kokoa Kōsaka Kirino Darkness [[Kirisaki Chitoge]] Louise Vallière Miyauchi Renge Rory Mercury Hestia Usami Mizuki Matō Sakura
Over/Under: 25000
Under

ARENA 04: [[Uchimaki Subaru]] Kazami Yūji Fujinuma Satoru Natsume Kyōsuke Shirogane Kei (Shiroe) Kōgami Shinya Hei Sakai Yūji Kazehaya Kamito Tōyama Kinji Kuroko Tetsuya Tennōji Kotarō Dazai Osamu Hinata Hajime Itami Yōji Akatsuki Kojō
Over/Under: 25000
Under

ARENA 05: [[Hong Meiling]] Kamishirasawa Keine
by >=100
Over/Under: 20000
Under

ARENA 06: Kishin Sagume [[Hijiri Byakuren]]
by >=100
Over/Under: 20000
Under

ARENA 07: [[Claire Rouge]] [[Misaka 10032]] [[Ibara Mayaka]] [[Suigintō]] [[Aihara Enju]] [[Ichinose Kotomi]] [[Kotobuki Tsumugi]]
Over/Under: 15000
Over

ARENA 08: [[Petelgeuse Romanee-Conti]] [[Sesshōmaru]] [[Hiraga Saito]] [[Fukube Satoshi]] [[Urushibara Ruka]] [[Reinhard von Lohengramm]]
Over/Under: 15000
Over

Saturday, July 01, 2017

ISML 2017: Felix Argyle Cuts It Close In A Thriller

ISML 2017: Felix Argyle Cuts It Close In A Thriller

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenue
July 1, 2017

Match Day 16 of the 2017 International Saimoe League is done and dusted. In the Female Division, Sora Kasugano hammered Kyouko Sakura 1348-788, Megumi Katou routed Kuroyukihime 1455-905, Miyuki Shiba defeated Renge Miyauchi 1221-969, Inori Yuzuriha dominated Rory Mercury 1322-853, Aqua prevailed over Kurisu Makise 1234-1139, Yui Hirasawa rocked Ai-chan 1189-960, Konjiki no Yami throttled Urara Shiraishi 1213-834 and Taiga Aisaka roated past Mitsuha Miyamizu 1251-1133.

Shinobu Oshino won a 1135-1059 barnburner over Hestia, Kaori Miyazono torched Mizuki Usami 1220-922, Yoshino silenced Rikka Takanashi 1222-1131, Homura Akemi shot down Tsubasa Henakawa 1135-938, Nagisa Furukawa defeated Sakura Kinomoto 1081-963, Kosaki Onodera won a 1186-1142 nailbiter over Jibril and C.C. thumped Sakura Matou 1182-893.

In the Male Division, Iskandar defeated Zen Wistalia 1115-741, Edward Elric defeated Yuu Otosaka 1063-983, Light Yagami whipped past Kotarou Tennouji 985-870, Hayate Ayasaki took down Haruhiro 932-721, Nagisa Shiota blew apart Subaru Natsuki 1283-918, Shizuo Heiwajima whipped past Osami Dazai 854-775, Izaya Orihara defeated Hajime HInata 902-751 and Shirou Emiya eased past Sakamoto 1107-1013.

Bell Cranel routed Kamina 1228-573, Kosei Arima slaughtered Soushi Miketsukami 1122-615, Felix Argyle won the Upset of the Round and the closest race of the round, a 1064-1052 thriller over Koyomi Araragi, Umetarou Nozaki rolled past Youji Itami 1052-745, L Lawliet stormed past Ayato Amagiri 1123-732, Yato drubbed Ryuuji Takasu 1121-919 and Taihei Doma defeated Kojou Akatsuki 1037-829.

In Touhou Project exhibition play, Maribel Hearn defeated Satori Komeiji 853-660 and Seija Kijin routed Nitori Kawashiro 948-484.

Match Day 17 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Topaz Period is the Necklace Round and is scheduled for July 5, 2017. Vote for your favorite candidates at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate. Also, results for Topaz Match Day 15 were modified after a review. A writeup of those modified results will be posted on the Bedlam last this month.

BoBA ISML 2017 Predictions: Topaz Match Day 16

ARENA 01: Sakura Kyōko [[Kasugano Sora]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 02: [[Katō Megumi]] Kuroyukihime
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 03: Miyauchi Renge [[Shiba Miyuki]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 04: Rory Mercury [[Yuzuriha Inori]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 05: Makise Kurisu [[Aqua]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 06: Ai-chan [[Hirasawa Yui]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 07: Shiraishi Urara [[Konjiki No Yami]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 08: Aisaka Taiga [[Miyamizu Mitsuha]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 09: Hestia [[Oshino Shinobu]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 10: Usami Mizuki [[Miyazono Kaori]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 11: [[Yoshino]] Takanashi Rikka
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 12: Hanekawa Tsubasa [[Akemi Homura]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 13: Kinomoto Sakura [[Furukawa Nagisa]]
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 14: [[Onodera Kosaki]] Jibril
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 15: [[Matō Sakura]] C.C.
by <=1000
Over/Under: 1800
Over

ARENA 16: Zen Wistalia [[Iskandar]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 17: Edward Elric [[Abstain]] Otosaka Yū
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 18: Tennōji Kotarō [[Yagami Light]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 19: Haruhiro [[Ayasaki Hayate]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 20: Shiota Nagisa [[Natsuki Subaru]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 21: Dazai Osamu [[Heiwajima Shizuo]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 22: [[Hinata Hajime]] Orihara Izaya
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 23: [[Emiya Shirō]] Sakamoto
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 24: Kamina [[Abstain]] Bell Cranel
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 25: Miketsukami Sōshi [[Arima Kōsei]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 26: Felix Argyle [[Araragi Koyomi]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 27: Itami Yōji [[Abstain]] Nozaki Umetarō
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 28: Amagiri Ayato [[L Lawliet]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 29: Yato [[Abstain]] Takasu Ryūji
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 30: Akatsuki Kojō [[Doma Taihei]]
by <=900
Over/Under: 2000
Under

ARENA 31: [[Komeiji Satori]] Maribel Hearn
by <=600
Over/Under: 1800
Under

ARENA 32: [[Kawashiro Nitori]] Kijin Seija
by <=600
Over/Under: 1800
Under