Retrograde #20: Call of Duty

57 mins - Published Wed, Mar 6, 2013 by Anthony Hobday, Jack Marshall, James MacFadyen and Lysanne Fisher

Welcome, marines, to episode twenty of Retrograde! This week, the Retrograde team lands on Juno Beach as we play Call of Duty!

Join me; Jack Marshall, and my personal privateers Lysanne FisherJames MacFadyen, and Anthony Hobday as we take the fight to the Nazi’s front garden. In this episode, we discuss how well Call of Duty has aged, the legacy it began, and discuss the pioneering mechanics of the game.

So; polish that BAR, grab that black and white photo of your loved one, and ride the jeep with the Retrograde team as we play Call of Duty! Also, don’t forget to head over to iTunes and pop a lovely review down for us. We’ll even send you a free spiffing Limited Edition Rare Special Edition Super Retrograde Badge!

You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook if you like! Lovely!


Retrograde is a fortnightly retro gaming show launched on the CSICON network in May 2012. Each episode focuses on one game from yesteryear chosen by one of our Retrograde team, who put the game under scrutiny as well as talk about the history and legacy of the game and its overall impact on the gaming world. Join your hosts as they suit up and brave the world of sprites and chip tunes.

If you want to get in touch with the people behind the episode or talk to others who like it, feel free to join the CSICONauts chat room. Alternatively, you can find some of this episode's hosts and/or guests on Twitter: Anthony Hobday, Jack Marshall and Lysanne Fisher. The show also has its own Twitter account at @retrogradeshow.