Unenchanted Orcish War Axes will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 6, and enchanted war axes can be found at level 7. They will rarely appear as low as level 4. Orcish War Axe locations include:
- Blacksmiths, and General Goods Merchants.
- Wielded by various Characters, or Enemies.
- Found as random loot in chests, or as a world item throughout Skyrim.
- As of version 184.108.40.206.8, the Orcish War Axe of Diminishing (000AA1DC) uses the world model and base stats of the Iron War Axe.