Damn, you’re right! I guess a better way to put that would have been “in earnest” or something since Persona was the first, like, full-scale Megami Tensei game to arrive in North America, which is closer to what I meant.
I wasn’t talking about its spot in the CPT hierarchy, it was literally called the Asia Premier event. https://capcomprotour.com/asia-premier-2019-live-stream-and-event-information/
I mentioned this in the piece: every tournament that’s been under the purview of JeSU has awarded finalists who placed in the money with a license. It’s only an issue with Momochi because he refuses to accept the license due to his qualms with the JeSU system itself.
What a time to be alive.
Fair! I’m struggling with the same question right now.
I didn’t know this! Thank you for the background info.
Yeah, he had an incredible weekend! Always happy to see someone new at the top of the results.