Field Photographer Friday is a weekly look at the lore and history behind locations around World of Warcraft. This week, we're taking a look at Darkshire!
Darkshire is a small Alliance town located in what is now Duskwood. Long before World of Warcraft's time, the town was known as Grand Hamlet and the surrounding area was part of Elwynn Forest, and the darkness hadn't yet descended upon the area.
Grand Hamlet first saw activity when it was destroyed during the First War as the invading Orcs made their way towards Stormwind. The town was later rebuilt, likely during the Second War as the Alliance began retaking their land from the Orcs of the Old Horde.Continue Reading