CK III - Army quality indicator is not accurate, differs from the battle outcome indicator

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May 23, 2015
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Short summary of your issue Army quality indicator is not accurate, differs from the battle outcome indicator

Game Version 1.0.3

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Do you have mods enabled? No

Have you tried verifying your game files (Steam only)?

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Please explain the issue you experienced in the most condensed way possible
I have an army with four dots. I see my enemy marching an army around with three dots. I move to attack. Despite my army being apparently superior in every possible way (men-at-arms, commanders, etc), the battle outcome predictor tells me I will lose horribly because their army is higher quality...and I do lose horribly. So...what exactly IS the indicator of quality here? It looks like it's supposed to be the dots, but obviously that means nothing. There is zero visible indicator of army quality to show this outcome unless you're already rushing into battle.

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Sep 4, 2020
yeah i have the same issue
the game says i have elite quality, but when i attack an army with only 3 dots the indicator tells me they have higher quality