Originally Posted by Scnew
In the new version, Han waits for Greedo to shoot first. Greedo is a bounty hunter in the employ of Jabba the Hutt, which presumably means he knows how to use a gun. Also he's at point blank range. A ten year old could shoot somebody from across a three-foot table. Refusing to fire on him first should be tantamount to committing suicide. But somehow, he manages to miss anyway. Not only does this change manage to make Han look like an idiot, but it even manages to make Greedo look incompetent at the same time.
I don't think he was supposed to be waiting, Greedo just happened to shot first.