Half the QQ is coming from people spamming it in PVP, where warriors will be just fine in PVP in 1.8.
The other half is coming from people spamming it on corrupted spirits in EI, where warriors will be just fine in 1.8 too.
Test first. Complain second. That's the order it goes in.
Almost no warrior in this topic has done either one. They missed the PVP testing, and haven't set foot outside the dummy arena on PTS.
They didn't nerf it because you love it. They nerfed it because it was overused and you love it because it's too powerful.