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seriously? best girl 9?
if anyone is still interested in the contest that is...


Scheduled to begin in June 2022.

Rules & Tournament Format[]

All voting rounds begin and end at 18:00 Eastern Standard Time (UTC-4). (15:00 Pacific, 22:00 UTC, 06:00 Beijing)

Voting poilcy

  • You must register or login to a reddit account in order to vote.
  • Accounts must be at least 2 months old.
  • NO CROSSPOSTING / BRIGADING / LINKING the contest to other subreddits.


  • Lasts 2 days
  • Enter name, series, image URL address
  • Image links must come from MyAnimeList or Anilist, otherwise the nomination will be deleted
  • Females only. Sexless characters with feminine appearance are allowed, but males (traps) are not.
  • Characters who have made their animated debut in 2021 Summer or later are NOT allowed. (that's right, No Komi san.png Komi-san, No Template:Jolyne Jolyne, No Template:Makima Template:Power csm Template:Reze Chainsaw Man girls.)
  • Best Girl champions Kurisu.png Yukino.png Mikoto.png Rin tohsaka.png Rem.png Asuna.png Kaguya.png Maisan.png and Best Character winners Hitagi.png Shinobu Oshino are also NOT allowed.
  • Check the entrants list first to prevent repeat nominations


  • Voters will choose the characters they want to participate in the main bracket stage.
  • All nominees are divided into 4-6 groups. (depending on nominees)
  • Each group lasts 1 day
  • Approval voting - Vote whoever you like; there is no limit.
  • 512 players with the highest adjusted votes will advance to the main bracket.
  • Series Limit: maximum of 5 characters per series.

Main Bracket

  • 512 players, single-elimination
  • Seeded by results in the previous stage
  • Rounds 1-6 are split into 4 groups per round; each group lasts one day
    • Round 1 Group A lasts 2 days instead in order to give users time to fill out their bracket predictions.
  • Quarter-finals and beyond will last one day each
  • A consolation match for third-place, if available, will be held in a separate website.
  • If a match is tied, the higher-seeded contestant wins.

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Best Char BCh1BCh2BCh3BCh4BCh5BCh6
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Best Girls Kurisu.png KurisuYukino.png YukinoMikoto.png MikotoRin tohsaka.png RinRem.png RemAsuna.png AsunaKaguya.png KaguyaMaisan.png MaiBG9
Best Guys Lelouch.png LelouchKoyomi.png AraragiSpike.png SpikeKoro.png KoroMob.png MobLevi.png LeviMiyuki shirogane.png ShiroganeBGuy8
Best Chars. Roy.png RoyHitagi.png HitagiShinobu Oshino ShinobuOkabe.png OkabeEdward.png EdwardBCh6
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