Update: Survival is definitely a melee spec. Updated details here.
OK, that was exciting. After being at an all time low with my general WoW excitement, I have to say that LEGION gives me some hope for WoW’s future. I am beyond excited, but I’m going to have to force myself to not get TOO hyped after the disappointments in WoD, because that expansion had much better intentions (I feel) than it ultimately delivered.
That being said…
Apparently, Survival is now a melee spec.
Melee. Hunter. Confirmed.