Bungie knew Three of coins would be abused in Destiny

Destiny, and its newly-released The Taken King expansion, have never been easy affairs, but that hasn't stopped people beating Crota with a Rock Band drum kit or treating King's Fall Hard mode like child's play. That desire to move Destiny away from an anti-casual reputation has been at the forefront of Bungie's plan for the MMO shooter, hence buffs such as Three Of Coins giving players a more rewarding experience (even if most ended up cheesing it). However, Bungie has recently revealed it knew the exotic drop rate buff was going to be exploited but still allowed it to enter the game.

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