Yes, all Chinese civs in general have been more active. So much so, they've founded a few "City" cities in the region! In general, most civs tend to be more active. The Sabeans, most Chinese civs, the Romans, the Successors are all more active, which is good to see. Now we need some feedback on current AI trends to rebalance the civs in light of this. One thing I've noticed: Armenia is always conquered or collapsed. I'm guessing it's the Armenians improperly defending their cities to barbs.