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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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  • No Laughing Matter

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! On this All Hallow's Eve Tony Harwood once again takes up the reins to spin a tale of terror from Valon. This year we learn of the Ferach Elf Rinald and the terrible fate that awaits him in the frozen Witchlands.

  • Horcmanay Eve

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Home to visit his aged mother on the coldest night of the Joccian year a young Davvie McBaird, future general of the Army of Albion, comes upon some deserters who will with his aide see off an ancient evil. An evil that gave its own name to  Horcmanay, the legendary first footer Horc, who has arrived on this chilliest of eves in this Saints Day exclusive scenario....

  • The Lost Patrol

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! You must guide your section of ten soldiers out of the mysterious forest before the Darkness that lies within claims them all in this Print and Playboard game for 1 or 2 players.

  • The Ghost of Corpsemas Past

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! We return to the vibrant Albion town of Port Bristle to catch up with Miklúg FizzBang to see how he has fared since the events of "Lilith Malone" one year ago...

  • Mushroom Turrets

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Master modelmaker Tony Harwood presents us with an article on how to build Mushroom Turrets - one of the more visible structures of the failed Gnomish defensive Mon-Gerahnt Line.

  • View-halloo!

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The gentlebeing's clubs of Valon, including the most distinguished Notables Club on Mudfayre, like nothing more than a  jolly jaunt out in the countryside tracking down not-so-defencless anmials in a bid to bag something to go on the wall of the trophy room.

  • Where Beaglez Dares

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Newly located in a mountaintop retreat in Dûn-Nomin, Entwickler - pride of the Ausdenkerkorps - has been working on a another invention that could change the very nature of warfare throughout The Land. Little did he know that the Orcs had not only found his secret lair but have already stolen the plans and are in fact about to make thier escape...

  • The Strangest Adventure of Foul Mouth Freddy

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Under the influence of some particularly potent Goblin Scrumpy the lovable rogue Foul-Mouth Freddy stumbles into some of the strangest things he has ever experienced.

  • The Raid on Saint Nazal'air

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! A crack team of Orc Commandos from Branzhûm take on seemingly insurmountable odds in a raid against the Dwarven Kraken pens and associated harbour installations of the Kaiser’s army at St. Nazal’aire.

  • Escape from Haydes

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! After an unclear series of unfortunate events you find yourself deep within Haydes, beneath both Londinium and the buried ruins of the old Human city of Dresda. It doesn't matter how you got here, you just have to get out before it's too late in this card game for 1-4 players.

  • Above and Beyond the Call of Dutiful Harvest

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The Scarlet Sages, a specially assembled team of Orcs chosen by Chûrg-ill himself, is sent on a dangerous mission in the Gnomish lands to investigate reports that the farmers there may have made a break through that could change the course of the war. The Dwarvish High Command has also dispatched a unit to investigate. Only one side can leave with the secret of the mutated Mushrooms...

  • The Elegy of Tarrwen Harbour

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Again in a time long before the forbidden love twixt Goblin and Frog a young boy must face a forest full of malevolent Faeries as he helps Owen the Plod complete a generations old annual ritual to prevent the horror of Centaur Claws descending on Tarrwen Harbour.

  • Panzerfäuste Terrain

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Master model-maker, Tony Harwood, talks through the design, development and background of some of the scratch built masters for Panzerfäuste.

  • Sharke's Moria

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Deep under the mountains Giglamps and Sharke stumble upon the ancient remains of a fallen Dwarf, read on to discover how Sharke came to be in Injii, why he found himself with the highly decorated Giglamps and what they did when they got there.

  • The Isle of Shadows

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Under pressure from his generals to bolster the war effort in any way he can, the Orc Warlord Chûrg-ill has instigated a risky plan involving a small team of commandos and an ancient prophecy on a magikal island near Branzhûm. Little does he know that Alberlich's technik-priests, the Braumeisterwache, have not only found out about the plan but have sent thier own team in to make sure things don't go according to plan.

  • Leprechauns

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Master modelmaker Tony Harwood brings us a conversion and painting article showing us how to create some unusual allies for your Bog Orcs in your games of Flintloque.

  • Murder Run

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In this brand new 14,000 word adventure gamebook you play as Cal bastard, a Half-Orc P.I. eking out a living in the lawless city of Edge. Waking with little memory of the night before, a dead body on the table before you and someone pounding on the door can you uncover the clues before it is too late?

  • Dracile

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! What does it take to create a new rational thinking citizen of Armorica?  Can anyone become a citizen?  Must you be born an Elf?  Famous philosopher Jaques Rossau thinks its possible and with the help of his former student, now General, Henri Amadee a creature is brought from the deserts of Aegypt in a cage to Lyonesse.  A creature that is the essence of savagery.  Will the monster prevail or will it become with help the unique Dracile?

  • A Plague on Both Your Houses

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! As the memories of long dead Elven lovers re-emerge in the stiched together shambling corpses of two Zombie abominations the Vampyre Lords who created them battle for control of the creatures after the meticulously planned trap concocted by one fo them has gone somewhat awry...

  • The Hideous Game

    An Orcs in the Webbe Exclusive! There are many ways in which this world connects with others. Ideas, beliefs and, occasionaly, even people fall between the cracks. One such idea is chess. But as with anything viewed through a glass, darkly; subtle changes occur in every retelling. The Hideous Game tells of how Chess is played in Panzerfäuste's The Land.