There has been some chatter about a new edition of 40k and the problems with it.

In the round, I find that the ruleset is pretty good for the most part. Personally, I think that the biggest issues with the rules are the assault phase and psychics.

The random charge range is a real problem. Failing a 3 or 4 inch charge is extremely frustrating. When you combine this with the fact that over watch was introduced it really hurts assault armies. Maybe make charge range a set value plus a random roll. 6 plus a d6 for instance. Also, maybe Initiative could be used more, like run moves are simply move your initiative value in inches, and/or replace your lowest charge d6 with your initiative value? Continue reading