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