Dragon was the overpowered OFFENSIVE type. Steel was the overpowered DEFENSIVE type.
Fairy being immune to Dragon indirectly "nerfs" Steel defensively, as Steel loses its distinction of being the only Dragon resistor. --- Official Mega Man of the SSB4 boards. Official Grovyle of Pokemon X/PMD4/PGD. The new unofficial Let's Playing board: /boards/600446-lets-play