I am just playing 2.8 for first time and I'd like to share few things and bugs:
I noticed AI can go little crazy with colonization so I set up little trap for them. Just add privateer for full effect
It might be considered AI cruelty.
And I also received first trade offer, in what way this is "smart" ?
And little later some ships had icons or models switched, I had those set to default:
I don't know how many but these are just 2 examples.