B/X Known World
That’s a bit more hyperbolic than normal for around here, eh? Your options are not “perfect” or “suck.” There’s a wide range in between. That’s what the d20, ability score, and DC are for. Proficiency only adds +10-30%. It doesn’t make you always miss everything forever and ever.Ok, but what's the upside here? You don't invest in Perception so you get hit by every trap, miss every secret door, and get ambushed by any enemy with Stealth? How is that fun?