I feel this 100% when it comes to the resources. I've been playing for a long time (2013) and I'm struggling with a lot of these resource requirements. It honestly deters me from even bothering with the system because everything costs an obnoxious amount from feeding it to even infusing abilities. Personally I feel like a good portion of these resources need to be individually looked at, especially the ones more recently introduced (Railjack is a good example....) and have their cost greatly reduced. I honestly don't think halving them would be enough.
Honestly this doesn't make me