Dwarf Lore (some links)

A Dwarf army is like a well-crafted mail shirt; each warrior is an iron-hard link, knitted together by duty, honour and loyalty. And, like a mail shirt, never a blow shall pass them as long as all the links remain strong.” – Dwarf Saying

They’re small! They’re round! They bounce along the ground! – Idris

We love dwarfs here and Games Workshop have given us 20+ years worth of background on our favourite Warhammer race. They’re long lived, honourable folk of the mountains who love gold, beer, and a good fight. Steadfast allies and implacable foes who never EVER forget a grudge (and boy do they have a lot of grudges), you do not want to get on their bad side.

So we’ll be writing some more about the short beardy guys and gals when we get a chance, but first let’s see what the best of the web has to offer.

Warhammer: Dwarfs from Games Workshop Online

Dwarfs from the Warhammer Online homepage

A basic roleplayer’s guide to the relentless dwarfs from the Warhammer Online Vault

The Big Thread of Dwarfen Lore from Warhammer Alliance forums (lots of nerdrage in this thread for added drama)

Dwarfs from the HammerWiki

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7 Responses

  1. I really am growing to love dwarfs, so much so that I think I’m now veering towards Rune Priest as my main and Warrior Priest as an alt. Big change around, perhaps, but this book I’m reading totally rocks. Will bring it to show you today!

  2. Hammerers forever!

    Awe I am just going to love your braids 😉

  3. My goal is obviously to have the biggest braids in the world ;p

  4. Think I will play an Elf 😉

  5. You just want us to look up to you ;p

  6. […] of Grudges has done some nice research into Dwarf Lore for […]

  7. […] Paul and Josh introduce the new classes in their latest podcast. Hrrm, didn’t I copyright ‘they’re short, they’re round, they bounce along the ground’? Damn, I was pretty close!! […]

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