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 the Deeprun Tram!
Spanning between the two Alliance cities of Ironforge and Stormwind, the Deeprun Tram provides transport under mountainous terrain and water that would otherwise take days to traverse (or minutes of in-game time).
Following the conflict between the Alliance and Old Horde during the Second War, the kingdom of Stormwind was badly in need of supplies and labor. King Magni Bronzebeard and his dwarves were eager to lend their help. However, it wasn’t long before Magni became frustrated with how long it took to move men and supplies through the mountains. He needed a better solution, so he enlisted the help of High Tinker Gelbin Mekkatorque of Gnomeregan.Continue Reading