Retrograde #24: Zork

1 hour 5 mins - Published Wed, May 1, 2013 by Anthony Hobday, Jack Marshall, James MacFadyen and Lysanne Fisher

Welcome to episode twenty-four of Retrograde, where the team learn to type as we play Zork!

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Just let me listen to Jack Marshall and his co-hosts Lysanne Fisher, Anthony Hobday, and James MacFadyen as they attempt to spell-check their way through dungeons and narrow passages in the classic PC game Zork!

> I do not understand 'listen'

Help! Tell me what to do, you crappy piece of crap!

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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.

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