Microsoft Age of Empires Expansion Update 1.0a is an upgrade of Age of Empires Expansion 1.0 that includes several enhancements and gameplay fixes. Microsoft Age of Empires Expansion Update 1.0a is an upgrade of Age of Empires Expansion 1.0 that includes several enhancements and gameplay fixes. These changes include: Idle Villager Key: Pressing the period ( . ) key selects and centers the view on a villager or fishing boat that is not assigned a task. Pressing ( . ) cycles though all idle villagers and boats in the game. This is a keyboard-only command; there is no on-screen control for it. Shang Food Cost: The cost of a Shang villager was reduced to 40 food. The amount of food the Shang player starts with was reduced by 40. Phoenician Woodcutting Bonus: Phoenician villagers now work 15 percent faster. In previous versions of Age of Empires, they worked 54 percent faster. This version is the first release on CNET Download.com.