One thing that makes me prefer playing Armored Brigade over BftB is how long it takes to create a scenario in the latter.
In AB it's just a question of choosing a map fragment to play on and selecting forces by clicking on them.
In BftB it's choosing a map, setting up objectives, writing victory conditions, choosing forces by creating units and dragging and dropping entities into them, etc.
So, while in AB, I can casually play new scenarios, in BftB it requires a significant amount of work.
While IMO random maps and random units selection would be an overkill and additional scenario creation mode that automatizes a part of the scenario creation process would be welcome. One thing that would be great would be automatic set up of subordinate forces (for example ability to deploy a whole battalion or larger force by just deploying the HQ) and objective and victory condition templates.
Another nice thing would be an ability to change Estab file in a pre-existing scenario.
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