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AI Files - Updating your build with the latest versions - 3/22/2017 4:47:04 AM   
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Even though the last official AE Release (Patch 07 - v1.124) was issued on 3/16/2015, the most recent scenario in that patch is from 10/31/2010. Which means the AI in the most recent release is not current - a LOT has been done in this area between 2010 and now. Unfortunately, it's sprinkled around in various threads, so it can be hard even for AE veterans to keep track of what's available and which versions are newest. To help set the baseline, the graphic below shows all the relevant scenario information from the Patch 07 release:




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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/22/2017 4:54:12 AM   
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The guru for the AE-AI is AndyMac, and he created a special thread containing AI updates for most of the Patch 07 scenarios, plus 4 new ones. For those who play against the AI, it's mandatory that you add all 15 of these scenario updates. Some key information:
1) In the attached graphic, everything in green is new or updated content, over and above that available in Patch 07 (yellow is addressed in point #6 below).
2) The scenarios are available as individual downloads starting from Post #1 and finishing at Post #15.
3) All the AI downloads in that thread are individual "executables". So even though each file appears to be a zip, it's really an exe.
4) That is IMPORTANT, because if you don't download them properly, the files won't run! Saving them correctly can be a bit complicated, so please review the awesome graphical representation created by Quixote and follow his instructions EXACTLY. WARNING: If you are using Windows 10, the Chrome, Firefox and Edge browsers do NOT allow you to change the file type as shown in the graphic, so please use Internet Explorer (IE) for the download. Thanks to phoenix for the original tip about Edge, but I've since confirmed that the other two are also a problem.
5) When you have finished downloading the files and started to run them, BE CAREFUL. The default installation directory is incomplete, and must contain the appended folder /SCEN (which you can either manually type in at the end of the "destination directory" field, or navigate to using the "browse" button at the right of the window)
6) There are problems with some of the Guadalcanal scenario data (as Andy acknowledged in the thread), but fortunately Justus2 fixed it and made the changes available as an additional Scenario 4 download (on 12/20/2014). So go ahead and update your SCEN folder with Andy's exe, but then download the attachment from Justus2 (this one IS a zip file) and then drop the contents into your SCEN folder, saying "yes" for all overwrites.




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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/22/2017 5:06:21 AM   
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After you complete the mandatory update above, there's still a lot more to consider. As you can see from the graphic below, Andy has created eight new scenarios and updated 6 more (dark green). Half of the new scenarios are designated by a "Tier", and for those unfamiliar with Andy's terminology, that indicates a greater degree of difficulty (usually in the form of more assets for the enemy). The prior terminology was "Nasty" (Tier 2) and "Nasty Nasty" (Tier 3), often used interchangeably. A few cautionary notes:
- Both Ironman Tier 2 scenarios and the Allied Ironman Tier 3 (the first 3 in the table below, scenario numbers highlighted in red) use the same scenario slots as the two Ironman Tier 1 scenarios. So you *should* create new scenario slots for those. Or just not add them until/unless you want to play the higher difficulty level Tiers. Personally I would recommend using a new Scenario number because even if you overwrite the Tier 1 files, all the Tier 1 AI variants still remain unchanged (hence the sections highlighted in yellow).
- Allied Ironman Tier 3 (third row) is especially problematic as it uses the AI file from Allied Ironman Tier 2 (second row), so you have to overwrite the Scen 17 files first with Tier 2 and THEN with Tier 3 in order to use this one.
- The Japanese Ironman Tier 3 has two scripts, both of which occupy the Scen 104 slot, so it's either/or with these unless (again), you give one of them a different Scenario number.



All but the last five are found in dedicated threads (the download files are all zip, not exe, so you'll have to manually unzip them into the /SCEN directory):

1) Scenario 10 (4/6/2013) Ironman Nasty Tier2 (vs. Jap AI)

2) Scenario 17 (5/6/2013) Ironman Nasty Tier2 (vs. Allied AI)

3) Scenario 17 (5/6/2013) Ironman Nasty Nasty Tier3 (vs. Allied AI)

4) Scenario 20 (7/8/2013) Marianas Ironman (vs. Jap AI)

5) Scenario 25 (12/15/2013) Mountbatten's Folly (vs. Jap AI)

6) Scenario 60 (5/31/2014) Ironman Nasty Nasty Tier3 (vs. Jap AI)

7) Scenario 33 (5/17/2015) Revised Scenario1 (v4)

8) Scenario 120 (5/24/2016) May 1942 Start (v4)

9) Scenario 121 (5/29/2016) May 1943 Start (v5)

10) Andy Mac's "I need Help - AI Testing" on 3/5/2016 is a thread focused on revising existing scenarios, although they are given new scenario numbers. Specifically contains revisions for Scens 1, 2, 10 (Tier 1), & 60 (Tier 3).
- Scenario 100 (3/5/2016) Revised Scenario 1 (See Post #1)
- Scenario 101 (3/5/2016) Revised Scenario 2 (See Post #2)
- Scenario 102 (3/5/2016) Revised Scenario 10 Tier1 (See Post #3)
- Scenario 104 (3/21/2016) Revised Scenario 60 Tier3 Script1 (See Post #76 & Post #77-Art)
- Scenario 104 (4/21/2016) Revised Scenario 60 Tier3 Script2 (See Post #143)

11) For compatibility with Babes Lite, please read these comments from US87891. For more information on the popular DaBabes series of mods, please read about them here.

12) Andy also created a scenario specifically designed for DaBigBabes (Version A). This scenario can ONLY be played as Allies (human) against Japanese AI:
- Scenario 40 (11/6/2013) DaBabes Quick and Dirty Ironman Nasty Port

Lastly, here's some additional advice/comment with regard to scenarios:
- AndyMac's AI Development Tutorial (for those who want to work on their own custom AI - contains spoilers)
- When playing against the AI, you should always use a setting of Hard or Very Hard, as otherwise the AI will have problems providing supply to island bases.
- The michaelm Public Betas affect the exe ONLY, and never include AI updates. So by all means avail yourself of the new Beta updates as they are developed independently of AI Scenario changes. In other words, the latest Beta will work smoothly with any Scenario.
- As reported by Yaab, the variants for Scenario 1 (and by extension, the others which use a large number of variants) can be subdivided into two AI Activity categories: More historical (variants 1-6) and Less historical (variants 7-20). To only play one of the "more historical scenarios, just delete all variants aei007.dat and above.
- In order to "pre-select" a specific scenario variant when starting a new game (as opposed to relying on random chance):
1) Choose the variant you want to play (we'll illustrate with AI File #5 for Scenario #1)
2) Create a folder called "Hold" in the SCEN directory
3) Copy all the Scen1 AI files into the new "War in the Pacific Admiral's Edition\SCEN\Hold" folder
4) In the SCEN folder, delete the aei001.dat file
5) In the SCEN folder, rename aei001-05.dat to aei001.dat
6) In the SCEN folder, delete all the aei001-xx.dat alternate files
7) When you start a new campaign, it will use the (renamed) aei001-05.dat scenario variant
8) After launching the new campaign, move all the files in the "Hold" folder back to the "SCEN" folder (and say "yes" to all overwrites)

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/22/2017 10:13:30 AM   
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Thanks for bringing this up and summarising the updates in such a succinct manner for all the newbie's (and oldies too )



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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/22/2017 11:01:34 AM   
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I think AndyMac scen 1 AI files work also for e.g. DaBabes Lite. At least seem to work for me. Don't think they work for DaBigBabes and especially not for those that alter map. But those are more for PBEM.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/22/2017 1:49:12 PM   
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Great post Kull...should be stickied.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/22/2017 2:10:25 PM   
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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/23/2017 2:18:59 AM   
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Awesome, thanks mate.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/23/2017 11:57:23 AM   
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Great work Kull.

Thanks very much for the effort.

Not to detract, but you have overlooked the scenario I am currently playing, #40 Ironman ported to Babes.

AndyMac created this one after I pressed him to come up with a Babes version of his Ironman scenarios.


I'm currently in March of '43 and the AI is holding up nicely.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/23/2017 12:06:14 PM   
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quote:

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Great work Kull.

Thanks very much for the effort.

Not to detract, but you have overlooked the scenario I am currently playing, #40 Ironman ported to Babes.

AndyMac created this one after I pressed him to come up with a Babes version of his Ironman scenarios.


I'm currently in March of '43 and the AI is holding up nicely.


It's probably worth having a dedicated post in this thread, just for:
- AI versions constructed specifically for "Babes" (to include which Babes versions they work with)
- AI versions that were constructed for vanilla but which are known to work with Babes (and again, which versions of Babes)

My focus here was "vanilla", but I'll happily compile the Babes stuff into a single post (and add a link from Post #1 of this thread) if you or others want to post links, comments, findings, etc.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 3/23/2017 5:52:57 PM   
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Hello Kull. Fyi.

The differences between the standard and extended maps are de minimis so far as the AI is concerned. What works for standard will work for extended. So …

Any and all AI files for regular GC scenarios work unconditionally, playing either side, with any and all Babes Lite scenarios, no matter the map.

Any and all AI files for regular GC scenarios work unconditionally, playing against the Japanese computer, with any and all DBB scenarios, no matter the map.

Any and all AI files for regular GC scenarios work “kinda ok enough”, playing against the Allied computer, with any and all DBB scenarios, no matter the map.

For Andy’s Ironman AI files, it depends on how much he changed unit slot positions in the corresponding scenario data files. If he didn’t change slot positions much, but just added “more stuff”, those AI files will work just fine with all Babes as described above. If he did change slot positions a lot, as well as adding more stuff, it will show as “kinda ok enough”.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/17/2017 1:52:41 PM   
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This thread is pure gold. Any clue who has got the glue?

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 5:06:18 PM   
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..snip

- As reported by Yaab, the variants for Scenario 1 (and by extension, the others which use a large number of variants) can be subdivided into two AI Activity categories: More historical (variants 1-6) and Less historical (variants 7-20)

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Just to make that clear again, if I would select the "historic" variant, the AI would be less suicidal and I also could add these variants to any scen based on eg. stock 1 or 2 ? I just needed to rename the AI files to the scenario number, overwrite the old ones...,right? Yes, I applied it to scen2 already, I make a scen27 "worthwhile" mod, so I can rename from scen2 to scen27 (27 based on 2).

Also both sides have the new AI I hope... I would againa play IJ perhaps so the Allied AI would be more important for me right now.



Seems my PBM stopped if I find no new player, I will play my own scen based on stock2 vs the AI. But makes only sense if AI is improved, which it should be ofc in these variants compared to "stock".



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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 6:51:01 PM   
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Concerning Revised scenarios 1 & 2 (scen 100 & 101) - are those selectable ingame as 1 & 2 or as 100 & 101? What's the proper installation procedure, because as I understand it, if just dropped inside the SCEN folder they wouldn't contain all the other files, changes, updates, AI variants etc. from earlier, 6/24/2012 update?

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 7:11:33 PM   
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quote:

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Concerning Revised scenarios 1 & 2 (scen 100 & 101) - are those selectable ingame as 1 & 2 or as 100 & 101? What's the proper installation procedure, because as I understand it, if just dropped inside the SCEN folder they wouldn't contain all the other files, changes, updates, AI variants etc. from earlier, 6/24/2012 update?

A scenario is NOT a game save. It is a set of rules and a database of units/devices that the game engine uses to set the stage. After you give your orders and run the turn, you can start creating your game save files. Avoid the first three slots (000,001,002) that are used by the system for Autosave, pre-turn save and post-turn save. The rest of those slots are yours to fill. Save your game periodically while doing your turn as things can interrupt (like the power bump that wiped out two hours of work on my turn last night).

You can only see scenario slots in the WITP-AE editor, which you can access from the Autorun.exe menu. DO NOT move scenario files around using Windows Explorer. They must stay in the scenario folder. The first 25 or so scenarios are locked - you can look at the databases in the Editor, but if you make any changes you cannot save to the same Scenario Slot - you have created a new scenario with your change and must save it to one of the higher numbered slots.

Be aware that popular, user-developed mods like DBB have already assigned slots (e.g. DBB uses 27, 28, and 29). If you save your own scenario in one of those slots and later download and install a mod that uses that slot, I presume the installation of the mod will overwrite your mod. If you notice there will be a conflict like that just load up your scenario in the Editor, save it to a different open slot, then let the mod overwrite the one you just copied.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 8:10:21 PM   
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quote:

ORIGINAL: Lord_Calidor

Concerning Revised scenarios 1 & 2 (scen 100 & 101) - are those selectable ingame as 1 & 2 or as 100 & 101? What's the proper installation procedure, because as I understand it, if just dropped inside the SCEN folder they wouldn't contain all the other files, changes, updates, AI variants etc. from earlier, 6/24/2012 update?


Lord, I believe 100/101 are only for testing the AI, you can find completed scens here: http://www.matrixgames.com/forums/tm.asp?m=3198064

They contain AI etc. already (I hope), but tbh I really do not know anymore what is what at all. I need a break for some days from this

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 9:36:05 PM   
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BBfanboy, not sure what you're trying to explain mate. Are you telling me the difference between a save game and a scenario? Because I didn't ask that.

Alpha77, so if I am to start a new Scen 2 AI game, I should use older, 6/24/2012 ones, instead of those newer ones in Kull's post no.3?

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 10:21:40 PM   
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BBfanboy, not sure what you're trying to explain mate. Are you telling me the difference between a save game and a scenario? Because I didn't ask that.

Alpha77, so if I am to start a new Scen 2 AI game, I should use older, 6/24/2012 ones, instead of those newer ones in Kull's post no.3?

My bad - I was not aware there were scenarios numbered above 99, so I read your reference to 101 & 102 as save game numbers.

There should be a Read Me file with each new scenario that describes how to install it. Some of them might have everything packaged in an auto-install program and others might be a "copy and drop" situation.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/20/2017 11:02:59 PM   
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Alpha77, so if I am to start a new Scen 2 AI game, I should use older, 6/24/2012 ones, instead of those newer ones in Kull's post no.3?


I have NO idea I only can GUESS myself, I am a mere player not a dev etc. I was linked to the threat I gave you as it would be the latest and best scen2 updates. As I was using it in my (now on hold) PBM, and YUP it corrected the radar, super E and AA issues among others. So the ones in Kulls post are even newer than the one (scen2) I was linked too 2 weeks ago But note Kull himself also links to there...

Can Andy, Kull or any other "dev" clarify the issue, not only me seems to have, thanks. The Q is a simple one: The latest, best with the updated not suicidal AI for (in my & the Lords case) stock scen2.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/21/2017 5:04:03 AM   
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That would be scenario 101 as per Kull's table. Drop the scenario files into the SCEN folder, delete the AI variants numbered 7 to 20 (the less historical ones). Install the latest beta patch and you are good to go.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/21/2017 7:58:38 PM   
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Cool, thnx Yaab. Will try that.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/23/2017 12:59:43 PM   
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Great thanks, I meanwhile really miss playing the game This newest AI is the best we can assume, so it will be added to the silver scen too (which is based on scen2 and compatible 100%). Sadly PBM play is risky when the other drops out or you can not do as much turns as the op wants etc. So AI still best option for a game you want to play longer to 45 perhaps even. Thanks to the devs and team



EDIT: Can you clarify, I unzipped to scens..here is what I got....which files need to be deleted, I see only 1 file named AI101 (which is marked), so this must contain all the variants you talk about. I tried to open it in notepad to find the other variant to delete - the non historical ones - but not possible - also if I want to use this good AI with my silver scen (which is 27 in the folder) I just rename from 101 to 27 and done, correct? BTW, I deleted all the other scens I had only left over 2 and my own one 27.Not that anyone wonders why so few files in their. This has only 2,27 and now 101. I only wanna play 27 ofc :) Noted also scen1 seems to be there, but it does not run anymore, need to delete those one too. I am only interested atm in scen27 (=silver) and wanna find the best AI for it thanks again guys. I opened scen101 and it works, so guess I just rename aeAI101 to 27 and ready to go - but I did not find any "variants" that need to be deleted








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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/24/2017 5:07:09 PM   
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From what I understand - those variants are only for scen 1 and 2, eg. aei002-*.* and aei001-*.* , and are not aplicable to other scenarios.
"Revised" scenario 2, which became scen 101, has it's own AI file, eg. aei101.dat, without any variants. As is stated in Kull's table in 3rd post.

Don't know how that applies to general, overall AI for grand campaign. Is 101 "dumber" than AndyMac's scenario 2 AI from 6/24/2012? Does it have less variety?
We probably won't know until AndyMac himself comments or somebody reverse-engineers the scripts, if that's even possible.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/24/2017 5:53:19 PM   
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From what I understand - those variants are only for scen 1 and 2, eg. aei002-*.* and aei001-*.* , and are not aplicable to other scenarios.
"Revised" scenario 2, which became scen 101, has it's own AI file, eg. aei101.dat, without any variants. As is stated in Kull's table in 3rd post.

Don't know how that applies to general, overall AI for grand campaign. Is 101 "dumber" than AndyMac's scenario 2 AI from 6/24/2012? Does it have less variety?
We probably won't know until AndyMac himself comments or somebody reverse-engineers the scripts, if that's even possible.


Ah ok, I thought the same that there is only the one AI file, so Yaab was probably confused himself (no wonder right )--- and yes, def. the "old" is "dumb", the new one can only be better I use this AI now for silver scen, so can at least start a game in some days. Had missed playing a bit, no I am not addicted

Edit, when you say from 2012 you can scrap that AI just believe me, I played 3-4 times with it, twice even longer. But as it turns out PBM is to unsafe when players throw the towel and you have invested so much time in the game already, so AI only way.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/28/2017 3:09:48 AM   
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Just to make that clear again, if I would select the "historic" variant, the AI would be less suicidal and I also could add these variants to any scen based on eg. stock 1 or 2 ? I just needed to rename the AI files to the scenario number, overwrite the old ones...,right? Yes, I applied it to scen2 already, I make a scen27 "worthwhile" mod, so I can rename from scen2 to scen27 (27 based on 2).

Also both sides have the new AI I hope... I would againa play IJ perhaps so the Allied AI would be more important for me right now.


First thing to be aware is that many of the earlier scenarios had "AI Variants", which are basically just different scripts for the AI to follow. Look at column #5 in my tables to see which of the scenarios have variants, and how many variants there are per scenario. Looking specifically at Scenario #2 (enhanced Japan), it originally had 16 variants but the last update added 4 more - and presumably made improvements to the original 16.

As noted earlier, Variants 1-6 are more historical, so if you prefer one of those, it's possible to pre-select a variant (copied over from the bottom of Post #2):

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- In order to "pre-select" a scenario variant when starting a new game (as opposed to relying on random chance):
1) Choose the variant you want to play (we'll illustrate with AI File #5 for Scenario #1)
2) Create a folder called "Hold" in the SCEN directory
3) Copy all the Scen1 AI files into the new "War in the Pacific Admiral's Edition\SCEN\Hold" folder
4) In the SCEN folder, delete the aei001.dat file
5) In the SCEN folder, rename aei001-05.dat to aei001.dat
6) In the SCEN folder, delete all the aei001-xx.dat alternate files
7) When you start a new campaign, it will use the (renamed) aei001-05.dat scenario variant
8) After launching the new campaign, move all the files in the "Hold" folder back to the "SCEN" folder (and say "yes" to all overwrites).


In that example i used Variant #5 for Scenario #1, but the process will work for any scenario. also, doing it this way means you don't have to create a new numbered scenario, as it will change the AI only in your current game (just follow ALL the steps!)

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Also both sides have the new AI I hope... I would againa play IJ perhaps so the Allied AI would be more important for me right now.


Here again the table provides the answer. Column #3 ("Playable") tells you if the scenario has an AI for each side ("vs. Both") or only works against a specific AI ("vs. Allied AI" or "vs. Jap AI")

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/28/2017 3:22:43 AM   
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ORIGINAL: Lord_Calidor

"Revised" scenario 2, which became scen 101, has it's own AI file, eg. aei101.dat, without any variants. As is stated in Kull's table in 3rd post.

Don't know how that applies to general, overall AI for grand campaign. Is 101 "dumber" than AndyMac's scenario 2 AI from 6/24/2012? Does it have less variety?
We probably won't know until AndyMac himself comments or somebody reverse-engineers the scripts, if that's even possible.


If you read the whole thread in which Scenario 101 was posted, it sounds like Andy completely reworked the scripts so the baseline AI strategy should allow for a more competitive game for a much longer period. Accordingly - even though these are technically "test scenarios", I'd recommend using the newer scenario 2 (in this case, 101)

As noted, there weren't any variants on this new batch, although Andy implied that he might add some at a future date.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 4/28/2017 7:34:51 PM   
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Cool, thnx. Already started 101 as my coming-back to AE ritual... in a month or so, when Allied AI buckles, I'll be ready for PBEM again

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 5/20/2017 9:26:10 AM   
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Will revised scenarios 33 and 100 work for Babes Lite?

Btw, basically what are the main differences between the two revised AI scenarios?

Thank you!

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 5/20/2017 11:04:36 AM   
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Yep, the renamed AI files from scen 33&100 will work for Babes Lite.

Scen 33 is really scen 1 with an updated AI

Scen 100 is really scen 1 with an updated AI but with new bases in Burma and Australia, plus some Allied aircraft were redefined as attack bombers. Several bases got LI and Res centers to simulate local food production.

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RE: AI Files - Updating your build with the latest vers... - 6/23/2017 6:11:21 PM   
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wps100.dat
wpp100.dat
wpl100.dat
wph100.dat
wpd100.dat
wpc100.dat
wpa100.dat
scn100.cmt
cam100.dat
aei100.dat

Checking before I screw anything up. I want to use Andy's new AI in Scn 100 for BabesLite Scen026. My understanding is that I just have to change the above name files to xxx026.dat? Then copy to the main AE Scan folder saying yes to overwrite existing files

I really like BabesLite Scen026, with all the additional ships, and the ability to convert the Wick class four stackers. Haven't yet figured out how to go into AE Editor and make changes to allow me to do ship conversions.

Thanks to Andy for doing the hard work of updating the AI


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