The champions and runners-up are:
2012: Champion: Takanashi Rikka (Chūnibyō demo Koi ga Shitai!), Runner-up: Shiina Mashiro (Sakura-sō no Pet na Kanojo)
2013: Champion: Misaka Mikoto (Toaru Majutsu no Index), Runner-up: Nibutani Shinka (Chūnibyō demo Koi ga Shitai!)
Tournament order of play:
1. Any character who first appeared in a TV, OVA or theatre version of a commercial anime in between 1st January, 2012 and 15th October, 2014 can be nominated.
2. The number of candidates is not limited and any nominated character who fits rule No. 1 shall enter the preliminaries.
3. The right to nominate is Grade 9 or above in any Tieba under the anime category, and each user can nominate 5-20 characters.
The Preliminary stage is divided into 1st Preliminary Round and 2nd Preliminary Round.
1st Preliminary Round:
Candidates are divided into eight groups. The Top 6 advances to the Main Tournament, 7th-12th places are relegated to the 2nd Preliminary Round, and the other candidates are eliminated.
2nd Preliminary Round:
Remaining candidates are divided into 4 groups of 12 characters. The Top 4 advances to the Main Tournament, and the other candidates are eliminated.
The Main Tournament is divided into Main Tournament 1st Round and Main Tournament 2nd Round.
The Main Tournament uses the last-place elimination system and 64 contestants are divided into 4 zones, each consisting of 16 contestants.
Main Tournament 1st Round: Each zone is divided into 4 groups (a, b, c, d) of 4 contestants. The Top 2 of each group advances into the Main Tournament 2nd Round with a total of 32 contestants advancing.
Main Tournament 2nd Round: 1st place of Group a vs. 2nd place of Group b, 1st place of Group b vs. 2nd place of Group a, 1st place of Group c vs. 2nd place of Group d, 1st place of Group d vs. 2nd place of Group D. The winner of each match advances to the Championship, with a total of 16 contestants advancing.
The 16 remaining contestants are seeded into a single-elimination tournament to determine the winner.
26/10: Exhibition Match I: Akemi Homura (Puella Magi Madoka ☆ Magica, 2013 Anime Saimoe Tournament Champion) vs. Misaka Mikoto (Toaru Majutsu no Index, 2013 Nova Moe Champion) vs. Itsuka Kotori (Date A Live, 2014 International Saimoe League Champion)
27/10: Exhibition Matches II: Yuri Group 7-choose-1
Kaname Madoka (Puella Magi Madoka ☆ Magica) x Akemi Homura (Puella Magi Madoka ☆ Magica)
Saki Miyanaga (Saki) x Nodoka Haramura (Saki)
Misaka Mikoto (Toaru Majutsu no Index) x Shirai Kuroko (Toaru Majutsu no Index)
Nico Yazawa (Love Live! School Idol Project) x Maki Nishikino (Love Live! School Idol Project)
Nanoha Takamachi (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha) x Fate Testarossa (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha)
Hōraisan Kaguya (Tōhō Project) x Fujiwara no Mokō (Tōhō Project)
Funami Yui (YuruYuri) x Kyōko Toshinō (YuruYuri)
29/10: Announcement of nomination results and grouping of 1st Preliminary Period
30/10-06/11: 1st Preliminary Round Groups A-H
07/11: Break and announcement of grouping of 2nd Preliminary Period
08/11-11/11: 2nd Preliminary Period Groups A-D
12/11: Break and announcement of grouping of Main Tournament
13/11-16/11: Main Tournament 1st Round, Spring Zone
17/11-20/11: Main Tournament 1st Round, Summer Zone
21/11-24/11: Main Tournament 1st Round, Autumn Zone
25/11-28/11: Main Tournament 1st Round, Winter Zone
30/11-03/12: Main Tournament 2nd Round, Spring Zone
04/12-07/12: Main Tournament 2nd Round, Summer Zone
08/12-11/12: Main Tournament 2nd Round, Autumn Zone
12/12-15/12: Main Tournament 2nd Round, Winter Zone
17/12-20/12: Championship Stage Round of 16 Upper Division
21/12-24/12: Championship Stage Round of 16 Lower Division
25/12-26/12: Championship Stage Quarterfinals Upper Division
27/12-28/12: Championship Stage Quarterfinals Lower Division
29/12: Championship Stage Semifinals Upper Division
30/12: Championship Stage Semifinals Lower Division
31/12: Championship Stage Final
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Rules shall be translated later.