Damage Buff modifiers are one of the biggest pitfalls when it comes to games. Many games make the same mistake.
The problem with Damage buff Modifiers is essentially become a "Must Have"
Instead, Modifiers should focus more on utility and Tradeoff instead of pure damage buff.
Warframe made the same mistake and Mods like Serration and Multishot ended up becoming a "Mandatory Cards" for all builds.