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Orcs And Goblins (Warhammer) - Orcs
... Orcs are large creatures with long arms and short legs, huge slabs of muscle move under tough green skin, and their jaws are lined with vicious fangs that jut out from their ... While they lack the education of more advanced races, Orcs possess immense cunning and are quick learners, but rarely adopt new tactics to replace their fondness for close quarters brutality ... Black Orcs were originally created by the Chaos Dwarves to use as slaves, but have since rebelled and found a place in regular Orc armies ...
The Lord Of The Rings Online: Mines Of Moria - New Areas - Moria
... Orcs of the White-hand have been seen prowling the roads and bat-like evils rest within its rooms ... Wheels creek and Globsnaga Orcs prowl its ways ... The great Forges of Khazad-dûm can be found as well as the Orc keep of Fil-gashan and the Halls of Crating ...
List Of Forgotten Realms Nations - Vaasa
... none Government Various hamlets Ruler none Population 145,000 (est.) Races Humans, dwarves, orcs Vaasa is a country on the continent of Faerûn ... North, and is largely uninhabited, except for small villages of humans, dwarves, orcs and half-orcs ... Corner, primarily inhabited by half-orcs and is in clear view of the Great Glacier ...
Shadowclan - History
... take the place of the unintelligent non-player character orcs and provide a more challenging enemy ... These were the first Shadowclan Orcs and lived out of a tent ... they roleplayed and stayed in character as orcs ...
Murlocs - Horde
... In the first two Warcraft games, the Horde is made of the orcs under the command of the Burning Legion and are enemies of the human led Alliance ... The orcs attempt in both games to conquer the human kingdoms ... Horde was defeated, most of its leaders killed, and the orcs reduced to slavery ...