Ah, there is your trouble with what we're saying then. You need to go to the library and check some of the novels out. As to armies I have Last Alliance and Isengard for LotR. Tau and formerly Dark Angels for 40k. Adeptus Arbites for Necromunda. Imperial Navy in Battle Fleet Gothic.
Yes, only I played them on the side of good. Well that is after I crushed Rohan and racked up a lot of bonus points for battles. Once the other "good guy" players accepted me we made a hell of a force.
The IoM is in the same boat, they need to start looking to break their dogma.