Originally Posted by JH1
There's really no point in Stars holding out on this any longer. You have to have some sort of nearly set in stone structure for the VIP system if you've decided to change the rake method. Damage control is long overdue.
Indeed. It makes me wonder if they had rake/game changes planned to roll out in January (originally Steve said "VIP now, any rake/game changes later"), and now they're rushing a simultaneous release to avoid too much backlash.