In one of the shipwreck's cargo holds is the head of Grol which still has the on it. It's unknown how it ended up here, or what caused the Gilneans to crash their ships and be killed off, but the Spirit of Grol may have something to do with it.
When the Iron Horde came through the Dark Portal and invaded the Blasted Lands, the Alliance and Horde launched a joint offensive to drive them back through the portal. Shattershore became the scene of a fierce battle as the Alliance and Horde forces established a beachhead and gradually forced back the Iron Horde.
- Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): A staging area for the conflict against the Iron Horde has been erected.
- Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Area added.