I understand nightwave 1 was an experiment. As a whole, It seemed entirely new player unfriendly, and very sparse on creds to obtain needed items for non-veterans.
DE has taken a large volume of feedback on it, and says nightwave 2 will be less grindy.
I understand there was a generous gift of the Lotus weekend to try to pad this, but as of right now it has since been more than a week since season 1 ended.
The main issue I'm seeing right now, due to the entire absence of any nightwave, is