6 Reasons Why JavaScript’s Async/Await Blows Promises Away (Tutorial)
Mostafa Gaafar

Thank Erik Meijer, if it wasn’t for him running around the industry evangelizing/implementing Async/Await, we likely never would never have seen this :)

I still need to spend some time looking at what the various implementations look like ( and for that matter, generators and yield as well ). Javascript is finally starting to look like a first class language.