Exactly. Looks like anybody with 4figs+ would have been screwed.
Meaning you would need to refund your account to play at your regular stakes so you could get enough playthrough to release your old funds. You would not be allowed to play with all/most of your old funds for the playthrough.
The unmitigated gall to expect people that have money locked up to deposit on their site. They should count themselves lucky if we ever contribute a cent of rake again.
i have a hard time believing that article. i mean, people would cry bloody murder if they tried to re-launch on those terms. it just doesn't seem possible they would sink a bunch of their own money into a brand just to damage it even more.