(Green-skinned Orcs / Fel Corrupted Orcs)
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The savage, green-skinned Orcs are one of the most prolific races of Azeroth. They are commonly believed to be brutal and mindless, possessing no humanity or empathy for other races. Born on the hellish world of Draenor, the Orcs were brought into the kingdom of Stormwind through the dimensional gateway known as the Dark Portal and forced to wage war on the Humans. Although few are aware of their history, the Orcs once cultivated a noble, Shamanistic society on the world of Draenor.
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Tragically, the proud Orc clans were corrupted by the Burning Legion and used as pawns in the Legion's invasion of Azeroth. The Orcs managed to rebel, however, and they were ultimately able to help turn the tide against their demon masters. Led by the young Warchief, Thrall, the Orcs have reclaimed their strength and honor. Now, the Orcs stand ready to fight not for the sake of conquest, but for their right to survive in their adopted world.
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Named after Orgrim Doomhammer, Orgrimmar has survived well.
Unlike the other races of the Horde, orcs are not native to Azeroth. Initially, they lived as shamanic clans on the lush world of Draenor. They abandoned their peaceful culture when Kil’jaeden, a demon lord of the Burning Legion, corrupted the orcs and used them in his vengeful plot against the draenei, who were exiles from Kil’jaeden’s homeworld.
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Arriving in Azeroth, the seemingly unstoppable orc armies, known as the Horde, crushed the human kingdom of Stormwind. Eventually, however, the humans made a last stand and were able to defeat the Horde and enslave most of the survivors. But a young slave named Thrall, together with Warchief Orgrim Doomhammer, fought to free the captive orcs. Orgrim died in battle, and the title of warchief, as well as Orgrim’s weapon, the Doomhammer, was passed onto Thrall. Thrall led his people to Kalimdor, where his friend and mentor, Grommash Hellscream, gave his life to defeat Mannoroth and forever free the orcs from the Legion’s control.
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- Primarily Ranged DPS
- Healer, Ranged Caster DPS, Melee DPS
- Ranged Caster DPS
- Melee DPS
- Tank, Melee DPS
Orc racials are about dealing damage.
- Blood Fury
- Axe Specialization
Skin in shades of Olive, Lime, Teal, and Fel greens.
Tusks (Large Male Tusks, Smaller Female Tusks) protruding from the lower outside jawline
Younger, and Older; Nicer and more Gnarly face options for both male and female
Red, Golden, Blue, Green, Lavender Eyes. Pink and Ice Blue options additionally available for ladies. Eye color is tied to the face choice.
Black, Dark Blue, Grey, White, Red, Indigo, Violet, and Magenta hair color options
Mohawks, Ponytails, braids, and a short hair option or two
Variety of facial hair options for males, Piercing options for Females (lower ear, upper ear, and nose)
Muscular and Sturdy. Very Hearty.
Strong, Tough, Hearty race
Resilient, have survived both War and Slavery
Highly adept in the use of Axes.
Have great bonds with Wolves
Jokes and Flirts:
Long ago, the orcs tamed the large and swift wolves of Draenor. These massive canines came to be the orcs’ chosen companions as well as their favored method of transportation. The wolves’ unflinching temperament made them especially well-suited for battling large prey. When the orcs became more warlike and invaded Azeroth, their wolves were bred for size and stamina so they could bear armored riders into battle. Dire wolves remain the favored mounts for orc fighters.
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Wolf mounts can be purchased from
There are three rare (level 40) and three epic (level 60) mounts purchasable from .
It becomes time you guys fact check and read through your classic guides and info.
Deathknights, mages, and monks are not a thing for orcs. Nor was there "a few distinctive mounts at the Argent Tournament."
Racials are wrong as well, the first one is nonexistent.
Stun resistance is 25%, not 20% and the pet bonus dmg is 5%, not 1%.
The sad thing is everything is filled with mistakes like this...
Pushing something full of TBC content and plain misinformation is not a good marketing strategy IMHO.
Orcs Rule, They are slaughter inocent people....SWEET ! EVERY ONE WHO AGREES WITH ME WRITE BACK !
I've seen a lot of debate on whether hunters should go troll, orc, or tauren... well, to simplify the debate, Orcs were really setup for the job. I've seen great troll and tauren hunters, but when you factor in high hit points, decent agility, resistance to stun/knockout effects (helps a ton in soloing), and increased pet damage.. I don't see many shortcomings here. Plus, if you throw in a dual wield of +Agi axes, not only can you have a combined axe skill that's +10 higher than any other race, but also make up for the small difference in agi between other races. A fun race to play, also looks bad @ss in mail armor ;)
p.s.- anyone on Dragonblight?
i like shammans cause totems but orcs warriors own really need help here plzzzzz post message! by the way are orc hunters any good?
im abouy 6th level and i have yet to find a pet and figure out how to skin and min?
I have been wondering , what is better, to create an Orc Warlock , Warrior , rogue or Shaman? I am getting the game today inshallah(Im muslim)And would like to know before i create my first character...
Thanks for any help
Sorry if i bothered you...
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I was just wondering which I should choose, Orc Warrior or Orc Hunter. I haven't really played the Orc race. I like Warriors and Hunters, so it's hard to decide... If anyone could help me and give me some backround information on their Orc Warrior or Orc Hunter it would be greatly appriciated.
Yea it just really sux
DOES NO ONE PUT UP POSTS !
Atm, I have a level 20 Orc Hunter. (Garithos Realm) I haven't put anything on the talent tree yet, and wanting to know what is better. Beast Mastery, Survival, or Marksmanship.
K my spelling sucks all tell you right now. But back to buzznez i am about to by the game and i need to now wat orcs are best at. I mean better then any other race in the horde side that is. Is is warlock, shamon, warrior please i joust need to now.
"The savage, green-skinned Orcs are one of the most prolific races of Azeroth. They are commonly believed to be brutal and mindless, possessing no humanity or empathy for other races. Born on the hellish world of Draenor, the Orcs were brought into the kingdom of Stormwind through the dimensional gateway known as the Dark Portal and forced to wage war on the Humans. Although few are aware of their history, the Orcs once cultivated a noble, Shamanistic society on the world of Draenor. Tragically, the proud Orc clans were corrupted by the Burning Legion and used as pawns in the Legion's invasion of Azeroth. The Orcs managed to rebel, however, and they were ultimately able to help turn the tide against their demon masters. Led by the young Warchief, Thrall, the Orcs have reclaimed their strength and honor. Now, the Orcs stand ready to fight not for the sake of conquest, but for their right to survive in their adopted world."
They were only savage at the time of the bloodlust curse. Which is gone now that hellscream killed mannaroth.
Draenor is a hellish world now, but originally it wasn't. It only really became hellish after the orcs left it and Sargeras screwed Draenor up.
I comment on this because I do not understand how the horde arrived at its present situation in the story of world of warocraft. The orcs and humans were allies at the end of the frozen throne but only after 4 years they randomly start attacking each other again? Wasn't Jaina Proudmoore's father the last man in power to hold a grudge against the horde simply because he used to fight against them? Jaina stopped him though and last I read, she was still in charge.
wait a minute shure im gonna be a orc warloc but.... but then al orc would hate you couse u know they have demon blood now i know this sound a little to serious in the unserious (if u know what i mean) but thats like wrong.....
I have an orc hunter im curious if they can use guns? If they can i houw do you get they profidency..
The orcs Axe Specialization: Increase to Axe skill
Does that also aply for 2h Axes or just 1h?
I'm about to start playing WoW and have been playing FFXI for a long time. I really like soloing, and I'm very interested in playing an orc character. Is there any advice you can give me as in crap u wished you knew when you started? Thanx in advance!
Ok ive been on petopia on recently discovered Humar that all black lion. I currently have a blue raptor from the WC but I was thinking of switching to humar. Well my question is where do you find this cat and should i switch?
Just seeing whats most popular.
I just started an Orc Hunter, and she will have a black Humar pet and a black wolf mount. (Think they are called Dire).
What did you pick? Or, what one will you puck when you get there?
i want to make a warrior but i dont know what race to be so i am asking is there a better race for a warroir or do thay all have their ups and downs.
k i whant to be an orc. but i whant to be a rogue. will a orc rogue be a good combo? some ppl say that it dosent matter what race you are after lvl 10 but i dont understand that. i dont have the game yet and i dont whant to reroll a lot of chars so im asking you guys for help. if an orc rogue isent a good combo what is a good class for an orc? i whant to do big dmg and do good in pvp
LEARN2PLAY, Troll Hunter is way better than orc, they got berserking, 5 skill in bows, and Healthreg.
Ok well..... i cant figure this out i have lvl 23 orc shamman but... i dident do the totem quests that means i suck balls in malls! by the way &*!@ hunterssss!=pusseys and god i want a warrior a good one so i can p000000n but i hate tanking goodddddddddddd alliance or horde these or the q's that haunt me"?
Hey, I was thinking about making an warlock jsut for felguard... Are orcs better than undead for 5% pet dmg or does it even really matter. Undead WoF is good but does blood fury count to spell dmg? I do not rly know.
i was wondering if a orc could be a good hunter
I currently have a 52 undead rouge and i am trying my best to lvl and perpare for MC and other high lvl instances. I was wondering what the best spec for a rouge like myself.
I am currently speced
2 improved sinister strike
3 lightning reflexes
5 dagger specialization
5 dual wield specialization
1 blade flurry
4/5 sword specialization
1 adrenaline rush
1/3 Improved eviscerate
2/5 master of deception
PLZ help me to the best of your ability.
Can anyone tell me which items and enchants i should really have to make a good lvl 19 twink? :)
Im going to be a hunter for sure but cant decide between troll/orc/Nelf.. Anyone whos played a hunter of these type gimme a heads up on how they were?
Been reading alot of the threads about this game, I was curious does Wow have racial/hatred similar to Eq?
I.E. would Darkelves and Orcs be Kos (kill on sight) to humans, dwarves etc... or can you go where you want unhindered until you do certain things in game to affect charachter?
my favorite race is orc but i cant find out which class i should be warrior is my favorite but i hate how they dont have any range unless you buy gun but i like shaman to i dont know what spec to be for either of them plzz need some advice and i want my orc to be my main.
i want to make a shaman becuase i have alot of good stuff for it but i dont know which one to pick: orc or tauren i've had alot of replies in other forums so please tell me which one
What are the best professions for an Orc Warrior?
I really wanna know what's better a orc rogue with lots of hp and strenght but not a lot of agillity or a undead rogue with will of the forseken?
And is a orc god if a put his talents on assasination?
Like most new players to any game, I was wondering where is the easiest place to get a rare drop other than a quest? I have a lvl 23 Orc Hunter with a lvl 23 Savannah Matriarch pet. My axe, bow, and defense skills are maxed out. I continually get decent green drops but never the blue (which may be why they call them rare drops, lol). Where is the highest percentage of rare drops that I can easily take? I continuously look on the web sites, but actually finding the creatures and being able to slay them is not so easy solo. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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