EW stands for Empire Wars which is a new game mode introduced in DE. You start in the feudal age with more vils, much faster paced gameplay.
There's a mod centre in DE used for downloading various visual/data/map mods. Things like small trees and no snow if you don't like being blinded. The UI...
The easiest thing to do would probably be to just download the installer and run it. It shouldn't overwrite any of your existing config iirc.
If that doesn't work try the discord forums
Remoev elo boosting eg high rated players playing with low rated players to stop the system being abused. High rated players winning with low rated teammates should not get 20 points and vice versa.
Consider not allowing 4 people to queue together in the first place to make MM more playable...
Fun podcast, I wonder who the notoriously salty guy was :cool:
I've never heard an oldie complain about zone, a lot of them called it the glory days of age back in 2014-2015.
Good series, definitely worth a listen .
I made a post on the official forum on Apr 15th showing the bug as 6 vils ran out of my base through walls after I got trushed on arena through walls. I hope it's being looked at there hasn't been a response to it yet.