Nomination Rules and Guidelines:
1. You may nominate up to eight (8) female characters.
2. You must nominate at least three (3) eligible characters.
3. At least three (3) eligible anime franchises must be represented in your ballot.
4. You may at most nominate three (3) eligible characters from a single anime franchise.
5. All nominations have equal weight. There is no ranking of nominations.
6. You may submit your nomination only once. You cannot submit a partial ballot and continue it later.
7. Ballots that do not follow these rules will be discarded entirely.
8. Do not nominate a character if:
- The character has appeared in ISML 2018 Main Tournament
- The character has appeared in ISML 2018 Tournament of Champions
- The character's anime series appeared** within the the previous four Seasonal Tournaments*
* Exception: If a character's first non-cameo appearance was after 30th September, 2018, she will be considered.
- The character has fewer than three lines (spoken or otherwise) within the season
**The appearance here is defined as having at least one character making it past nominations to be among the 36 participating in the Seasonal Tournament Preliminary Group matches.