Hory Clap I cant' spell. . . . meant to say
Turbine DEVS: If you want people to play epic . . . make epic worth playing.
The below quote reveals everything we need to know. The current devs are sore because "their" new game isn't as loved as the old content.
Make the end-game compelling to play, right now it's not. This is your fault so fix it. Don't destroy Heroic TR to force people to play content they don't like, leaving the game is an easier option.