D.Va’s popularity is because Reinhardt and Zarya are under powered and need buffs to compete with the current meta. It doesn’t hurt that she’s fun to play and a Waifu either.
Change my mind.
Note: I am not saying she’s not strong. I’m just not convinced her strength is why she’s so popular.
EDIT: Hey all, I am editing this just to request we lay off some of the harsher comments. Yes, we all have strong opinions. Some of us really like D.Va as she is, some of us really don’t. Just try to be more respectful of each other.
Also, just to clarify, I’m actually on board with minor nerfs to her missiles. I just don’t think that alone will accomplish what some of the more vocal anti-D.Va voices are after which is why I suggest improving Rein & Zarya. There have been some very good posts explaining why Rein is weaker now than people think. I suggest reading this post for a good example: