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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  • Standing Stones

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Master modeller Tony Harwood takes us step by step through the creation of a simple but tremendously functional piece of terrain that can be used for many different games systems. 

  • Disposable Heroes

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Steiner and the rest of StrafGruppe Loki, on a vital mission to destroy a shipment the Orcs fortifying cha leaves, come up against the native askari troops... The Halfelins.

  • Foul Mouth Freddy

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! After the Mordredian Wars the famous Albion poet, Samuel Taylor Orcridge, wrote three verses of poetry about the much loved anti-hero Foul Mouth Freddy. Today we see on which events the poem was based and glance at the historical notes as one is a previously unheard of tale involving an Elven Eagle no less...

  • Of the Flesh

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Deep within the seedy streets of Touristville, in Seattle's Redmond Barrens, two groups of Shadowrunners clash during an assassination attempt on one of Novatech Seattle's Directors whilst he is out trogjamming.

  • A Cryptmass Tayle

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! After years living in peace, creating gifts to help the children of Valon, Drosselmeyer the Toymaker's workshop has been found. Several races of Urop as well as the nefarious Undead have come to steal this years presents before Grandfather Frost can deliver them...

  • Twas the Night

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The Master of Willorc's Hall regales us with his musings about the time he met the good old Joccian Saint, Saint Knickerless, by way of a seasonal poem with introduction and footnotes no less. 

  • The Mummy's Tomb

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In the days after the Armorican invasion of Aegypt many thought to make thier fortune stealing the gold hidden underneath the ancient pyramids. They did not relise the gold had not been left unguarded...

  • Spirited Away

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! With an eye towards his retirement, Freddy comes up with a plan to supply homebrew rotgut to some local innkeepers, unaware that several large spanners loom large above his works - spanners in the form of Colonel Sim-San, the Temperance League, Catatonic religious heavies and, last and in many ways least, the Orc Camp Patrol...

  • The Hand of Fate

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Years in the making, the 'Third Season Finale' of Dreadloque is here. A rip roaring adventure featuring a mad dash to stop Baron Bron's plans nefarious plans for the Windy Isles once and for all.

  • Raiders of the Lost Casket

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Entwickler's superiors have found the legendary Casket of Souls and are planning to open it to reap its dark rewards. Luckily the brave Orc Captain Pipsy Pipworthy is there to stop him. Will the deserter Chaka Took help or hinder the Orcs as the fight to stop the Dwarves.

  • Llednevir Am Bith

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In the fifth and final Llednevir Chronicle, the survivors face a final challenge, to pass through the ruined streets of Tarrwen Harbour one last time and escape to the Taffsea countryside. However, both the forces of Albion and Armorica have sent teams to discover the power behind what happened in the small once proud town...

  • Something Rotten

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! The legendary hero of Los Diablos returns in this whip cracking tale in which El Lupe must sneak into Governor Jamon's hacienda to find an important document to free his friend.

  • Dr No-el

    AnOrcs in the Webbe Original! Oh yes, it's Christmas Day and CJ Hooper returns with a festive Flintloque scenario featuring none other than International Hobgoblin of Mystery, Auston Powys. Two specially selected teams of eleven troops meet on a field in Catalucia - one Orc, one Elf - as both race to collect the Wylde Magicke egg of St. Sean.

  • The Triumph of General Nudd

    Spread urban discontent in Albion as the Nuddites march against the rise of technology and the much hated loom in this classic scenario from the Flintloque Archives.

  • El Lupe's Secret Passage

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! El Lupe, hero of the down-trodden Dark Elf peasants of El Dorado, must battle the despotic Alcalde Jamón's soldiers as they search the desert looking for clues to the entrance to his hidden desert hideaway.

  • Clue Tokens

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Full rules for using Clue tokens as objectives for both players and PEFs in your Reaction System games.

  • Relics, Chapter 1 - Escape

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In this, the first adventure of the world changing Relics story arc, a group of Dracci worker caste, unhappy with their Sovereign's rule, must escape the mysterious Dracci lands, across the perilous forbidden marsh. All the while pursued by a vicious Blood Lord hunting party.

  • Within God's Walls

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Don Diego Della Toyota's friend, the nobleman Don Armand, has been speaking out against the taxes levied by the cruel Alcalde Jamón and has been forced to hide out in an old mission to avoid arrest. Luckily for him Don Diego is the man behind the mask of El Lupe, the people's hero and he is on his way to help his friend. 

  • The League

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Gobliana Joonz, El Lupe, Plunkorc and MacMean - An unlikely band of heroes who - through an equally unlikley set of circumstances - find themselves pitched against the evil Undead Liche Doktorov trying to prevent him from stealing a golden eagle from a private collection smothered with deadly traps (albeit so they can in fact steal it themselves).

  • The Kyng's Bloody Shilling

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Wogan, Wheeling-Turn's best and most trusted spymaster, has (by necessity) chosen Freddy and his posse for a mission to recover gold. The sort of gold that countries go to war over. The sort of gold that mere mortals only dream of. This is the story of how Wogan chose Sergeant Foul-Mouth Freddy to recover the Kyngs Shilling.