PROFILE:

I've been a computer gamer since the mid 90s and have been a writer at Gaming Trend since late 2004. My primary interests are RPGs and turn-based strategy, and Japanese imports.

Posts by Jason Ballew:

XSeed Bringing Ys Series to Steam

by 2 years ago

The folks at XSeed, known for carrying the torch originally lit by Working Designs and carried by Atlus and NIS as well, have announced that they will be bringing Nihon …

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It Is Coming

by 2 years ago

    As we mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Beamdog has launched a teaser site¬†which seems to point towards something Baldur's Gate-related on Beamdog's behalf. ¬†What we know for fact at …

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    Let Sleeping Dogs Lie? Nah, Let’s Watch The Trailer!

    by 2 years ago

    ¬† As many of us know, the game which was once supposed to be called True Crime: Hong Kong¬†has changed publishers (to Square-Enix), developers (to United Front Games) and now …

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    Want the new Radeon HD 7870 Ghz Video Card? ORIGIN PC Has Your Hook-Up

    by 2 years ago

    As we all know, you can never have too much power when it comes to graphics (or memory, or hard drive space...). ¬† With the recent release of AMD's Radeon …

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    Could Baldur’s Gate III (or Baldur’s Gate for iOS) Be Coming?

    by 3 years ago

      Baldur's Gate¬†and its expansions and sequel remain today as some of the best computer RPG goodness that you can find, no matter what lovely things the folks at Bethesda and …

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      King Arthur II Official Website Launches

      by 3 years ago

      With its release coming up at the end of the month, Paradox Interactive has launched the official webpage for their RTS/RPG King Arthur II - The Role-Playing Wargame. ¬†The best …

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      ROCCAT Introduces German-Engineered PC Accessories at CES 2012

      by 3 years ago

      I'm a huge fan of nifty gaming equipment on my computer, and I'm always looking for better items to put on my rig. ¬†Where there are some good companies out …

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      Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention Vita Screenshots

      by 3 years ago

      With the Playstation Vita due out in just a few months, we're starting to see more previews of the games which will be due out.¬† Today we've got thirty-three screenshots …

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      Voltron: Defender of the Universe

      by 3 years ago

      Growing up during the 80s, there were only a few cartoons that really grabbed me.¬† Transformers and GI Joe were obvious favorites, of course, but one of the ones that …

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      Let Gaming Trend Help You Find Your Black Friday Deals

      by 3 years ago

      With Black Friday two days away, it's time to begin preparing to find out which sales to go to, what to buy, and what the best deals are.¬† Luckily, Gaming …

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      Uncharted 3 — One Hell of a Ride

      by 3 years ago

      There's a certain feeling when you're playing (or in this case reviewing) the third game in a series.¬† If the developer has released two solid games in a row, that …

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      Two Worlds 2: Pirates of the Flying Fortress

      by 3 years ago

      I'll be honest, I never really played much of Two Worlds 2.¬† When I heard that I was doing the review of Two Worlds 2: Pirates of the Flying Fortress, …

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