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I need a physical description and information on the Deep Orc race from 3.5 D&D. Can someone give me information or direct me to a source that can help me?

I tried searching, but the problem is that it often leads me to the Orog which I am unsure if it's the same as a Deep Orc because the sources lead me to Forgotten Realms pages. Forgotten Realms creatures are not the same. The elven subrace names and even the appearance of the various elf types varies as an example. Even when I search for images I'll get the 5e orog or something from Pathfinder.

I need a simple description and short cultural points on the race. Long detailed information is not required.

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    \$\begingroup\$ @yopilapi If you think you can make that an answer, please do so, but answering in the comments is not allowed here. Thanks! \$\endgroup\$ – Rubiksmoose May 22 at 17:59
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    \$\begingroup\$ Are you specifically just interested in whether the 2 races from D&D 3.5e are the same or different from one another? If so, the question might be improved by editing to ask that directly. This question, as written, could be construed as asking for the info (e.g. stats/traits) of non-SRD content, though I'm not sure that's actually what you're asking for. (If the question is focused more on "what book/source can I find this information in" rather than "copypaste all the information for me", you may also want to edit in the [product-identification] tag and clarify the title as well.) \$\endgroup\$ – V2Blast May 22 at 19:06
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    \$\begingroup\$ I am not looking for game stats. I'm looking for descriptive qualities that differentiate once race from another. Exp, High Elves have fair skin & dark hair. I'm writing/editing an manual for an Neverwinter Nights PW module using 3.5 ruleset. I then need to take a picture of the character models with those traits and write a small blurb detailing points of interest that differentiate the race. If it was Drow it would be easy. The server I am writing this for has used the standard description for races, which I am assuming is using Greyhawk terms, not Forgotten Realms terms. \$\endgroup\$ – user28536 May 23 at 12:19
  • \$\begingroup\$ @user28536: Ah, okay. You should edit those clarifying details into the question itself :) \$\endgroup\$ – V2Blast May 25 at 22:45
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It seems that the only listing of "Deep Orcs" is the Orog from the forgotten realms in 3.5 edition D&D.

They are described as "Physically, an orog looks similar to a large mountain orc, except that the ears are somewhat larger, and their eyes are huge and pale. They average six and a half feet tall"(71) They have also "mastered the art of forging armor and weapons from the strange ores found in the Underdark"(71) and adorn their weapons and armour with spikes.

Source: Boyd, Eric. Forbeck, Matt. Jacobs, James. "Races of Faerun" Wizards of the Coast, March 2003

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    \$\begingroup\$ I don't know if it's important to your document, but Races of Faerûn was released prior to the 3.5 revision (see here), making it a Dungeons & Dragons, Third Edition source. However, unrevised Third Edition material is game-legal in campaigns that use the 3.5 revision, albeit subject to minor adjustments at the DM's discretion (see Why a Revision? on DMG (2003) 4). (Further, if it matters, the orog as a monster dates back to at least AD&D, 2nd Edition if not far earlier.) \$\endgroup\$ – Hey I Can Chan May 23 at 16:36
  • \$\begingroup\$ Hey, @HeyICanChan I'll adjust my answer to say 3.0 edition. Good catch. Since the creator of the module told me that Races of Faerun was one of his sources I'll have to acknowledge that not all the sources he used were standard D&D and some may have been setting specific. I'll leave it at that. The 2nd ed info won't help as far as I know right now.. Thanks for the info! \$\endgroup\$ – user28536 May 24 at 9:50

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