After the massive day one patch rolled out by BioWare, Anthem received several improvements and adjustments that made the game significantly more enjoyable for most players. However, players also began to notice that the loot drop rates in the game seemed to have decreased as well.
Just yesterday, BioWare confirmed on the game’s subreddit that the team did indeed nerf the drop rates. One of the changes included in the patch had inadvertently increased the drop rates for items, and it was not intentional on the developer’s part. Once the mistake was noticed, the team reverted the drop rates to how they’d intended for it to be, and players haven’t been happy about it.
Here’s BioWare’s response on the subject:
‘In our Friday changes, one of the edits we made had the side effect…