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THAB 5/16/19: No Fun Allowed edition (Destiny)

by CyberKN ⌂ @, Still has a line in the sand, Thursday, May 16, 2019, 16:51 (41 days ago)

https://www.bungie.net/en/News/Article/47823

Whisper of the Worm

Whisper of the Worm was already adjusted in Season of the Drifter, but an Exotic that can generate an infinite amount of Heavy ammo is still a gigantic outlier and renders many weapons irrelevant for certain encounters. While Exotics are intended to be powerful and novel, bypassing the ammo economy can tend to force us to adjust enemies to compensate. This effectively results in Sniper Rifles as a whole being punished because of Whisper’s unique ammo ability. As a result, we’re removing the ammo generation ability so that we can increase the effectiveness of all other Snipers that don’t have an endless ammo supply.

-White Nail pulls ammo from reserves rather than creating it
-Reserve ammunition increased to 18 (without ammo reserve perks)


I feel like we've been here before.


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