Categories available for nominations include:
a) ISML 2014 Best Improvement Award: Nominees must have participated in both ISML 2013 and 2014 Regular Season. This is an award to acknowledge the improvement of the winner's performance.
b) Best ISML 2014 Character without series-support: Nominees must be the only representative of her series in ISML 2014 Regular Season.
Chitanda Eru (Hyōka)
Eucliwood Hellscythe (Kore wa Zombie Desu ka?)
Himeragi Yukina (Strike the Blood)
Honma Meiko (AnoHana)
Kasugano Sora (Yosuga no Sora)
Katsura Hinagiku (Hayate no Gotoku)
Kirishima Shōko (Baka to Test to Shōkanjū)
Kuriyama Mirai (Kyōkai no Kanata)
Kuroyukihime (Accel World)
Makise Kurisu (Steins;Gate)
Nyarlatholep (Haiyore! Nyaruko-san)
Shana (Shakugan no Shana)
Tōwa Erio (Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko)
Victorique de Blois (GOSICK)
Yukinoshita Yukino (OreGairu)
Yuzuriha Inori (Guilty Crown)
(in alphabetical order of their first name)
d) Best ISML Seiyuu award: Nominated seiyuu must have two (2) or more characters participating in ISML 2014 Regular Season.
e) Best ISML Animation Studio Award: Nominated animation studio must have two (2) or more characters participating in ISML 2014 Regular Season.
f) ISML 2014 most surprising result: Matches in ISML 2014 Regular Season (including Necklace Matches) and Postseason can be nominated.
g) Best ISML 2014 Preliminary Round Candidate not into Regular Season: Nominees must have participated in ISML 2014 Preliminary Period but failed to make it into ISML 2014 Regular Season.
h) Best ISML 2014 Preliminary Round series not into Regular Season: Nominated series must have two (2) or more characters participating in ISML 2014 Preliminary Period but failed to have a single contestant in ISML 2014 Regular Season.
i) Most miraculous ISML 2014 Regular Season entry: Nominees must be a contestant in ISML 2014 Regular Season.
j) Best Match of ISML 2014: Same requirement as f).
k) Best ISML 2014 character without a staff-made poster: This award is divided into three sub-categories, namely:
1) Regular Season: Nominees must be a contestant in ISML 2014 Regular Season.
2) Postseason: Nominees must be a contestant in ISML 2014 Postseason.
3) Preliminary Period (but not in Regular Season): Nominees must be a candidate in ISML 2014 Preliminary Period but failing to make it to the ISML 2014 Regular Season.
An additional requirement for award k) is that the nominees must not have won any staff-made poster, including but not limited to: Necklaces, jewelry exhibitions, Heavenly Tiara, Circlets (including the Divine Circlet in 2011), Seasonal Diadems, exhibition tournament winners, etc.
The winners of award k) will be given a poster to be displayed in the ISML Forums and ISML Official Facebook page. The eventual posters shall be a winner of an art contest held in this forum.
Victorique de Blois
Momo Belia Deviluke
Illyasviel von Einzbern
You can nominate for at most two (2) eligible characters/series/seiyuus/animation studios/matches in each category. Nominations are to be handed in by submitting a reply to this thread. If you want to submit private nominations, please private message it to me and Fuijiwara. However, your public nomination will override your nomination sent via private messaging. Please use this thread as much as possible. If you want to change your nominations, please edit your post or send another private message. You must be a member of this forum before 8th October 2014, 14:00 UTC in order to nominate. Any entries that does not seem relevant to the award concerned may be subject to further inquiry by me and Fuijiwara.
Nominations end Sunday, 12th October, 2014 14:00 UTC (22:00 HKT). Thanks for participating! Voting will start right away after we finished tallying up the nominations.