Did a blind "Let's Try" of Ashes for those interested in seeing gameplay: https://youtu.be/gwuUco7ro54
It'll finish uploading about 1AM EDT (10/23). I'm happy to show off more as I get more time with it.
It has some potential, and I'm very encouraged by what I see, but man, does it need more unit variety and a bit more depth. After some more time with it, I'll provide more in-depth feedback.