Best Moe Tournament 2007, or in short KBM 2007. The winner of KBM 2007 is Hinagiku Katsura, and the runner up is Shana.
Finals Reverse BracketEdit
- To qualify, a character must be female and appeared in an anime series that premiered between 07/01/2006 and 06/30/2007.
- Thus characters from anime series that started airing before 06/30/2006 is excluded with following exceptions.
- Female characters from anime series qualifying for 2006 Moe-Tournament, but didn't participate in last tournament due to late appearance (after beginning of 06 Moe-Tournament, 1st July 2006)
- The character can be non-human, but must look like a female and be capable of making decisions.
- Fan-made productions are not allowed.
- Characters from 18+ anime are not allowed.
- A code generator must be downloaded and used to log into tournament page in order to vote.
- Preliminary 1st round: 1020 characters were split into 64 groups.
- Voters were allowed to pick up to 3 characters per group
- Top 3 of each group (192 total) advances to the 3rd round.
- Rest of the group were sent to the 2nd round
- Preliminaries 2nd round: All characters were shuffled and split into 32 groups.
- Voters were allowed to pick up to 1 characters per group from this point on
- Top 2 of each group (64 total) advances to the Preliminary 3rd round.
- Rest of contestants (192 total) were assigned to Repechage round
- Preliminary 3rd round: 256 characters were shuffled and split into 64 groups
- Top 2 of each group (128 total) advanced to 4th round.
- Preliminary 4th round : 128 characters were shuffled and split into 32 groups.
- Top 2 of each group (64 total) advanced to round of 64.
- In case of tie, tie breaker rule is used.
- Round of 64: 32 groups are formed. The tournament is single elimination from this point on.
- The groups are formed at random after winners to all the groups in a round is determined
Super Best Moe TournamentEdit
- Super Best Moe 2007 was held with representatives from female divisions of KBM 2006 and 2007. In the championship match, Shana beat Haruhi Suzumiya to claim KSBM crown.