What would YOU do about dead realms?
I bet there's probably a dozen realms worth of active players, just make roughly 4 per time zone (US) and call it a day. I'm sure Blizzard can figure that one out entirely.
If I didn't feel like paying a transfer fee, which I don't, I'd probably just quit the game entirely. Fortunately/unfortunately I have characters on many realms I've leveled over the years.
If that worked for a game that had population issues as grievous as SWTOR, it'd surely work for WoW.
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