- More streamlined mechanics
- Clear roles for PCs
- Different mechanics for different things (e.g. PC & monsters don't need to operate by exactly the same rules)
- Not everything needs mechanics (e.g. the loss of the Profession skill)
19 August 2007
Old-school values in D&D4e
It seems 4th edition D&D may revive some principles that were missing or de-emphasized in 3rd edition.