"Orcs who have been unable to master the skill of throwing an ax, yet are above the common hack and slash antics of a grunt, are given Boars as mounts to ride into battle." AB manual
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Boars are tragically bad. Their stats range from mediocre to poor and they have no abilities to give them any edge, but their price is within the upper end of tier 2 creatures. Be happy for the free experience when you see neutral boars, but don't bother recruiting them for your army.