Ordered Chaos can actually be pretty broken. All you need is Close Enough from the BFF's tree, and as long as you're in the ballpark (Facing in the right direction) stuff dies, especially if you're using a Shotgun or a Maggie.
Otherwise, BFFs tree just makes it easier to not die horribly, and get away with really crappy equipment. With Fancy Mathematics, that shield recharge delay nerf on the Bee becomes negligible if you're hurt. --- Load the Spaceship with the rocket fuel, LOAD IT WITH THE WORDS!