Keep this on topic please.
But it's a low speed server. Give it 3 months and half those people in the top 5 might leave, allowing a tightly packed rim alliance to dominate. Seen it done before, but only on lower speed worlds. Faster paced worlds (3:3, 3:2, etc) usually have the inner alliances winning.
Nothing is set in stone yet. This server is still young.
According to Drwelch it s going to be DES
Drwelch today at 17:31
Do you honestly think we're scared of Atomic/anonymous thieves/stoats? We knew this would happen. We have the best position and we have the best players. It's no surprise to us that everyone wants to take down the best