10/06/2012 12:25 PMPosted by ElenieThey were neutral in vanilla, then started leaning more towards the Alliance in TBC, and are now an Alliance outpost.
Well, that settles things, you're looking at things from purely a game mechanics perspective.
It counts. Blizzard tries to avoid separating the lore from the gameplay when and where they can.
Or in Metzen's words, "The idea is this is a story moving in real time"(paraphrased).