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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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  • Relics, Chapter 2 - Trust

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Having narrowly escaped from the Blood Lords hunting party the Dracci Satule and the other surviving rebels must try and make an alliance with the Orcs of Albion if they are to stand any hope of stopping Murg's bid for ultimate power in the far East...

  • Brotherly Love

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Two brothers on different sides of the civil war in Diberia race against time and each other to rescue their childhood sweetheart from one of Mordred's internement camps...

  • NUTS: 1st Mission AAR

    An Orcs in the Webbe After Action Report! Read about how Craig's Commandos got on in thier first mission in this After Action Report using the upcoming Two Hour Wargames World War 2 ruleset, NUTS: Final Edition.

  • Miniature Wargames 374

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original Review! We take a look at the most recent issue of Miniature Wargames and give you brief run down of what to expect in each article.

  • Miniature Wargames 375

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original Review! We take a look at the most recent issue of Miniature Wargames and give you brief run down of what to expect in each article.

  • Wreckers

    In parts of Albion some nefarious types trying to feed their families lure ships onto the rocks in a bid to harvest their cargo in this classic scenario from the Flintloque Archives.

  • Thunderballs Up

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Austin Powys, International Hobgoblin of Mystery, and the lovely Ophelia Whitebits must evade the clutches of legbreaker Bruno von Bruno and a nameless cast of Hench-Elves in order to escape the camp of the renegade Ferach megalomaniac Lastrom Burgundy.

  • Aurora 3.8

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original Review! We take a look at the most recent issue of Dream Pod 9's Aurora magazine and give you brief run down of what to expect in each article.

  • Raised Grain Store

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In another cracking Modelling Masterclass Tony builds a unique halfling structure using a variety of techniques that can be used to build Dark Age or Fantasy inspired buildings.

  • Chronicles 13

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original Review! We take a look at the most recent issue of Wyrd Games' Chronicles magazine and give you brief run down of what to expect in each article.

  • Flintloques & Muskets

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In 2011 long time Flintloque fan and author of several well respected wargames rulesets, Bob Minadeo, wrote some rules for using your Flintloque miniatures with THW's free Chain Reaction 3.0 rules. Chain Reaction has now been updated and THW have released a full supplement dealing with the Napoleonic Era. Orcs in the Webbe is proud to present the updated version of the hugely popular Flintloques & Muskets crossover rules.

  • Miniature Wargames 376

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original Review! We take a look at the August issue of Miniature Wargames and give you brief run down of what to expect in each article.

  • A Softer Fire, Part 1

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! We return to the Windy Isles in the first part of the prelude to this years 'season' of Dreadloque, the piratical version of Flintloque. In this, the first of a new series focusing on storyline in tandem with game mechanics, you will find an After Action Report of THW's 'And a Bottle of Rum' rules as well as a short piece of Flintloque fiction based on it.

  • A Softer Fire, Part 2

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In the second part of the prelude to this years 'season' of Dreadloque we see how a character starts an investigation in THW's 'And a Bottle of Rum' rules along with the short piece of Flintloque fiction based on the adventure.

  • Margahrah's Bane

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! As the long March out of the Witchlands continues, Margahrah and his surviving troop start experiencing strange dreams which lead them to a drastic course of action in this years Halloween Flintloque adventure.

  • The Baskervile's Hound

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Far from the gaslit streets of Londinium on the blasted heath of Dark Morr, the recent disappearance and brutal murder of a fair Orcish lass has led to an investigation by those renowned detectives Sherloque Homes and Dr Watsorc into the ancient Ostarian family, the Baskervile's.

  • Tie a Ribbon Round the Old Dogs Neck

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! Some moments in war are brought on by having to utter ‘yes, sir, right away,sir’ through clenched teeth as some medal bedecked moron orders to you do something totally crazy and really, really unnecessary. This is one of those moments...

  • The Beast

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! With food running low the families of a remote village must use what little resources they have to hunt and gather food all the while wary of a fearsome beast that lurks in the nearby woods in this exclusive card driven board game.

  • Renovating Walls

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original ! Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without ill conceived DIY projects in the home, however, in a bid to spare you from the wrath of family members master model maker Tony Harwood draws your attention to a smaller project.

  • The Fright Before Christmas

    An Orcs in the Webbe Original! In this brand new 10,000 word adventure gamebook set in the world of Crooked Dice's 7TV you take on the role of Tweedy Mattison, a brilliant, if eccentric, scientific advisor to the British Department for Extraordinary Affairs (also known as Department X) as he investigates inexplicable accidents in a small country town...