[BUG] AI doesn't handle Budapest map very well

:arrow_forward: GAME INFORMATION

  • Build: 39515
  • Platform: Steam
  • Operating System: Windows 10

:arrow_forward: ISSUE

On this map, player starts with two Town Centers. 3 villagers and 1 scout each. 10 minutes into the game, and I looked at enemy AI and they have done very little with one of their TCs…

:arrow_forward: REPRODUCTION STEPS

  1. Play Budapest map, 1 vs. 1 AI, All Visible map. DE’s “AI” on Standard, Fast speed.
  2. Check in on AI

:arrow_forward: IMAGE & ATTACHMENTS

Here’s their neglected TC after about 10 mins of real-time (20 mins on the fast speed clock)…

Here’s their other TC at the same moment, bustling with activity:

The related mini-map:

After about 20 minutes total (40 mins fast speed mode game clock)

Their other TC at same moment:


I know I picked Standard difficulty, but the AI should at least leverage the other TC a bit, imo. I have a feeling the AI might behave in a similar way in higher difficulty settings

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Please try some higher difficulty. The AI at lower difficulties have some handicaps. Maybe this is one of them.