I am pretty sure most would agree that F13 is way better than DBD. But with the lawsuit thing, opinions may shift.
I played DBD for the first time in 2017/2018 and hell that game sucked back then. However, with major changes in the generators' design and animation, graphic improvements, and reworks of multiple broken perks and killers, I thought that the devs were finally making the game good. Unfortunately, what they did is still not enough.
On this thing, I will say my reason for why DBD sucks and why F13 the game is still LEAGUES above it, even with no new content at all.
1) Pay to win
I get that already existent characters like Micheal Myers or Freddy, but why in the fuck are killer original from DBD also paid????? And why in the hell perks that come along with the new DLCs are also paid?? Dead Heart, Pop, Corruption, DS, Undying, BBQ, and many others are God tier perks that can definitively make the difference between losing and winning, but they are also paid.
The most insulting part is that (idk what they cost in dollars) each DLC costs 20 reais. There are around 15 paid killers, and you can only get their perk when they are bought. It is a total of 300 reais... so. So?
The game costs 100 reais. I had to pay 100 reais and now I have to pay more 300 to get the full game???? Is this some kind of joke? Seriously this game is trash.
For a long time, I thought that F13's killer system was bad and that the DBD system, where people freely choose whenever they want to be killer or survivor, was better. I couldn't be more wrong.
This slip up the community between killer mains and survivors mains. They are in constant war, saying that each other is trash/overtuned/toxic/unhealthy for the game. At the end of the day, both sides end up being toxic and more like a Democrat vs Republicans discussion Forum than a Video Game Community.
There is another thing, which is people rage quitting. IDK why it happens more often in DBD than in other games, but it happens.
3) The Devs
I sincerely feel bad for those guys. Imagine being a dev in a community split up between two sides that are constantly attacking each other. Those guys try their best, but all they do is interpreted by one of the sides as OP/toxic/unhealthy and they have to nerf it into the ground.
They also took a more Survivorlish side on the war, and I use to play more as killer, so I also didn't like it.
About their bad part: they basically only care about money and probably they already lost the little love they once had for this game.
4) Game mechanichs
Most of them are absolutely boring and they make no sense whatsoever.
Keys basically make survivors that played badly escape easily for some reason.
The end game, where every survivor hides and the killer has to keep walking and searching them for 3 minutes.
The add-on reliance, that is basically like that athletes that rely on drugs to win competitions.
Pallets, that most of the time are safe and have no mindgame.
God pallets and God loops, which is the reason behind killer mains are only playing with a few amount of killers that can deal with those.
For me DBD is trash. It is now certainly better than it was back in 2017, where it was even less than trash, but it is still trash. I honestly feel bad for those who believe in the potential of this game and keep playing it; hoping that someday the main flaws that make this game trash will be fixed.
Yes, even with no content whatsoever F13 is way better. At least it is fun and it is not not pay to win.