ISML 2018: Emerald Match Day 3 Review
By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam on Baltic Avenue
October 17, 2018
Match Day 3 of the 2018 International Saimoe League Emerald Period has taken place. In the Female Division, Illyasviel von Einzbern defeated Tohka Yatogami 11714-10202, Kamui Kanna prevailed over Reina Kousaka 11949-11195, Shinka Nibutani outlasted Sakura Kinomoto 15716-13634, Kurisu Makise eased past Chiyo Sakura 12893-11458, Asuna Yuuki slashed past Nagisa Furukawa 11628-8062, Chino Kafuu routed Kaori Miyazono 13172-7263, Ai Haibara rolled past Nero Claudius 16494-14735 and Rem exploded past Megumin 17375-7011.
Schwi Dola thumped Eriri Sawamura Spencer 14943-8078, Saber defeated Nanami Aoyama 11551-10890, Shouko Nishimiya pumped Mitsuha Miyamizu 15518-7242, Yui Yuigahama hammered Emilia 12665-8245, Shiro smashed Tomoyo Daidouji 12096-10153, Yukino Yukinoshita rolled past Inori Yuzuriha 16860-7670, Haruhi Suzumiya dominated Nao Tomori 11616-8616 and Rin Tohsaka cruised past Sakura Matou 11048-7195.
Wrapping up Female Division action, Mashiro Shiina dismantled Azusa Nakano 12788-10207, Taiga Aisaka prevailed over Umaru Doma 8879-8709, Tooru roared past Eucliwood Hellscythe 12930-7552, Chtholly Nota Seniorious flattened Yuki Nagato 14586-9441, Utaha Kasumigaoka defeated Isla 11803-9718, Rikka Takanashi rocked Jibril 14694-8528, Kurumi Tokisaki shot down Mirai Kuriyama 13804-11211 and Sagiri Izumi flew past Tamako Kitashirakawa 13846-11600.
In the Male Division, Saitama punched Itachi Uchiha 11749-10515, Hachiman Hikigaya routed Izuku Midoriya 14172-9233, Kiritsugu Emiya defeated Subaru Natsuki 11328-10715, Kyon scalped Takashi Natsume 11772-10459, Levi leveled Willem Kmetsch 14523-10789, Yato flew past Taihei Doma 13445-9005, Conan Edogawa thumped Satoshi 15507-7114 and Taki Tachibana prevailed over Shouto Todoroki 11435-11095.
Li Syaoran won a 11050-10990 grinder over Saika Totsuka, Yuuta Togashi prevailed over Izayoi Sakamaki 12672-10119, Gilgamesh impaled Lancer 10808-7945, Shouya Ishida whipped past Kazuma Satou 12071-9483, Touma Kamijou broke Shizuo Heiwajima 13026-9492, Nagisa Shiota smashed Ryuuji Takasu 11465-9210, Kusuo Saiki outlasted Sakamoto 11174-9711 and Edward Elric eased past Shirou Emiya 12376-9785.
Wrapping up Male Division action, Riku Dola rocked Souma Yukihira 1116-10871, Ken Kaneki defeated Karma Akabane 12711-10778 in the Upset of the Round, Ainz Ooal Gown rumbled past Monkey D. Luffy 12506-10512, Archer dominated Astoldo 10028-8330, Tomoya Okazaki manhandled Sorata Kanda 11223-9625, Izaya Orihara stunned Rintarou Okabe 12210-9524, Kiyotaka Ayanokouji defeated Gintoki Sakata 12024-10519 and Eren Yeager blasted Yuzuru Otonashi 12243-9962.
A NieR Automata showdown is on the cards in the Games Tournament. YoRHa No. 2 Type B defeated Luna 10338-9804 while YoRHa Type A No. 2 scored the closest victory of the round, a 9757-9713 thriller over Lucina. YoRHa No. 2 Type B is projected to win by at least 500 votes with over 20000 votes cast.
Match Day 4 of the 2018 International Saimoe League Emerald Period also took place and a report on that will be coming on the Bedlam on Baltic Avenue later this week. Match Day 5 is scheduled for October 18, 2018. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.