An Orcs in the Webbe Original!

Orcs in the Webbe started out as an online repository of articles styled after the original Wessex Games Flintloque magazine, Orcs in the Hills. Containing articles from other Flintloque websites, the Orcs in the Hills magazines themselves and other wargaming publications. As time passed however more and more people submitted brand new original articles written exclusively for inclusion on OITW. Now, nearly tens years on, the lkist of authors includes dozens of authors including the current Flintloque team at AA as well as most of the original creators and contributers. 


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  • Foul Mouth Freddy Loses the ****ing Chest

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The loveable anti-hero is somewhat bu****ed when the chest whose charge he was given, the same chest upon which three powerful Notables of Albion's army are waiting, expecting thier Cryptmass deliveries, doesn't seem to have made the journey it was meant to.

  • Farewell to Two

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Uncle Rogipoos and Bombardier Bedsforc face the evil Sproutoids and the roving Thumber Wumber Trees as they try to close the Vortex that wants to send them to the next world...

  • Glimpses of The Land 

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Expanding the popular 'Glimpses' series from previous calendars, this year sees Piotr Chrzanowski give us a fantastic new look at some Khâllazdurin Dwarfs from Wessex Games' Panzerfäuste. 

  • Lilith Malone

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In the bustling Albion town of Port Bristle an unexplained death is just the beginning for Miklúg FizzBang and his officers in this cracking Penny Dreadful style short story.

  • A Cryptmass Tayle, Part Two

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original ! Following the events of Cryptmass Eve, Drosselmeyer - the Toy Maker - and Morozko – none other than Grandfather Frost – make haste across the snowy wastes of the Witchlands in an attempt to dissuade their pursuers.

  • Ein Klokwerk Orange

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The spiralling cost in resources and manpower has led every nation to turn their minds towards crazy methods to grant them the upper hand. Deep within his hidden laboratory, Kapitan Entwickler, pride of the Ausdenkerkorps, has been working on a mechanical soldier powered by steam and clockwork that could change the very nature of warfare throughout The Land.

  • A Child’s Cryptmass in Taffsea

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! We return to a time long before the forbidden love twixt Goblin and Frog tore apart the somewhat boisterious yet loveable town of Tarrwen Harbour. Two excitable young Hobgoblins must capture the Cryptmass dodo before the annually formed Mob of Ten can bring them back for punishment as tradition (bless it) dictates.

  • The Emperor in Peril!

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The Dark Czar, angered by Mordred's refusal to die under his onslaught of undead, has sent the Monghuls of Tartarus to take care of Emperor once and for all.

  • Glimpses of Valon 2014

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Continuing our annual series showcasing various artists' interpretations of the world of Alternative Armies' Flintloque, this year sees a cracking Orc redcoat taking aim...

  • Dracci Breath

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Rumours abound of a breakaway dwarf faction who have been scouring the lands for items imbued with and remaining Wylde Magicke. One such leadneeds investigating and Wheeling-Turn's spy-master Wogan has to send in a team to investigate...

  • 2 Hour Heroquest

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! With the release of Two Hour ruleset, 2 Hour Dungeon Crawl, I wanted to see if I could use it to revisit the dungeon crawls of my youth using the quests from the classic dungeon crawling game, Heroquest.

  • Where The Wild Things...

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! StrafGruppe Loki have been inserted behind enemy lineson a mission to kill the Skogtrolldekonge (Forest Troll King) Rivfader. The brass back home think that such a bold move will win the campaign for them. They have not counted on the strength of the Skogtroll.

  • Lady Lightning and the Dragons

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Atop a mountain in Central Urop the plot of the Dracci must be stopped by some Dwarves who have no idea what could occur if a female captive is given up to ancient magickes...

  • Margahrah and the Battle of Burnehof

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Five factions go up against one another for supremacy of the small town of Burnehof. Elven agent Margahrah needs to know why are they gathered here – what is so important that old and in-built hatred, distrust and alliances could be treated with such distain? Alliances will be made, broken and re-built and behind it all, the famed staff of power.

  • Gobliana Joonz and The Notable Dig

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The fedora wearing, whip cracking Orc archaeologist from Eastern Valon returns to face a new and terrifying threat... The Notables Club of Mudfayre?

  • Admiral Zarkov

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! A member of the Undead, somehow imbued with a power beyond that of his kin, puts the first steps of his plans into action.

  • Je Ne Regret Rhian

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Austin Powys, International Hobgoblin of Mystery returns!

  • The Lady Canrig Bwt

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In this Saints Day exclusive scenario we get a glimpse at the origins of Tony Harwood's fan favourite character. In the time before Mordred annulled the laws of Magicke a young Orc called Freddy stumbles into a sinister plot on the streets of a small taffsea town. Who is the mysterious Lady Canrig Bwt...

  • Dolmens and Dragons

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Back before Aberlich's Dwarves stormed across The Land and Chûrg-ill rallied his loyal Orcs, comes a tale of the heroic inventor Entwickler and his stalwart allies, the Heroes of The Lancet, as they battle the last true Dragon and the feared Dragon-Master, Belric...

  • Trafalgore

    The Orcs of Albion have resisted the Ferach Empire since the beginning of the Mordredian Wars not just with a small but highly trained and extremely well drilled army but also the best Navye to be found on all of Valon.