Is this realm dead?

Just trying to feel out the place but to me so far in my experiences this year and last year this place feels a bit dead and unpopulated. What am I missing here?

Yeah, it is. My philosophy when it comes to dead realms is, if I’ve never heard of them or heard people talking about them then they’re dead.

Or I do research on and I say: "is (realm) dead:

But there is also Purplerose | or her various army of alts standing by the cactus apple cluster in Orgrimmar…

It still feels like a dead realm, there are more eredar and gorefiend players than wildhammer making it feel more active.