There was the interview with a dev a while back (I believe it was KRAJ) - who basically stated that that they realized they overdid it a bit with CLS, and that he was a little too strong. It was also suggested that they learned from that and wouldn't release characters like that anymore.
But if one simply looks at the meta report on swgoh.gg (specifically the Leaders for #1 or even top 10 teams) - it's clear that they did the exact same thing with JTR, as she is now the lead for almost 50% of all teams.
Incidentally, CLS is 2nd...and Talzin (also released after CLS) is third. It seems like they either didn't learn very well, aren't trying very hard not to blow up the meta everytime they release someone or were being a bit misleading.
Not sure which.
In game name: Lucas Gregory - - - -"Whale blah grump poooop." - Ouchie
In game guild: DeathStarVentDesigners - DVD for short.
I beat the REAL T7 Yoda (not the nerfed one) and did so before mods were there to help
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