Originally Posted by SwissMister1
I didn't realize my ranking was going to take such a hit under the new system
It closes the gap (which was a bit too big, IMO) between the higher positions and the lower ones so since you've been coming near the top in a lot of tournaments, you've been disadvantaged in a way.
Not to worry though. You've played only half a year or so and you're going to shoot up very soon.