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I have searched the compendium and I think you were looking at the Farslayer Weapon: (Source: Adventurer's Vault) As you swing this weapon through the air, wounds magically appear on enemies beyond your normal reach. […] Power (Standard Action): Make a melee basic attack with this weapon against a target up to 5 squares away from you.


No. Let's compare a top-level Fighter. 4th Edition: +22 to hit (or +28 with magical weapon), and about AC35 (maybe AC47 with epic-level magic armour and shields) 5th Edition: +11 to hit (or +14 with magical weapon), AC20 or 21 with a shield (maybe up to AC26 with epic armoury) We're not just talking about optimization, or PvP. It's worse than that. ...

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