There’s a Reddit thread on r/globaloffensive promising official answers to user questions. I’ve got one in there near the top of the list, but there’s some great questions being asked. Here’s hoping we get some genuine answers from the people behind the WESA scheme. Sadly, the press conference wasn’t streamed for some awful fucking reason, I’m sure, but we’ll be getting some sort of highlight reel this weekend, according to the WESA spokeshole running their Twitter account.
Here’s some of the finer tweets that came across my timeline regarding this morning’s announcement:
Hope to see a charter from @WESAofficial. If half the exec board is always ESL-appointed, very little chance of other TOs getting involved
— Chris Schetter (@keekerdc) May 13, 2016
WESA's end-game is to prioritize ESL events. Whether it happens now or in three years, that is where it heads.
— Colin DeShong (@lectR) May 13, 2016
I sure hope the CS players that are organizing themselves do not think this is their answer for a players association.
— Scott Smith (@SirScoots) May 13, 2016
And then there’s this gem from the Reddit thread, where the WESA founders AMA hasn’t started yet: