ISML 2016 Nomination Period
The Nomination Period lasted from 22 May to 11 June.
The following characters advance to the Group Stages.
Ties in the last position are resolved by favoring characters who did not appear in regular season (or male tournament, for male division), then characters with the most recent appearance in Regular Season, then newer characters.
Characters listed below do not advance to the next round, but some may appear in exhibition matches this year.
Many are also likely to be eligible to be nominated for ISML 2017.