Atlas Burke

PROFILE:

Named after a Greek titan, a book of maps, or his Great-Grandfather, Atlas grew up near Detroit. After studying Cell Biology at the University of Michigan and spending a year looking into microscopes, Atlas decided to volunteer--playing video games. hobbies run from gaming to music (voice, bass, guitar) to rugby. Atlas is a strong supporter of indie and low-cost gaming, an area he thinks is underserved by the media.

Posts by Atlas Burke:

Linux Users: It’s your turn to visit the Metro!

by 6 months ago

Grab your tickets, and secure your penguins, Linux users are coming down to the Metro. ¬†Previously available only to the glorious PC Master Race and the Somewhat Less Glorious But …

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Games for the Masses–Weekend Deals 11//01//2013

by 6 months ago

Welcome back to Games for the Masses, where you pay less to play more! ¬†This is an interesting week, Comrades--lots of good stuff on sale. ¬†Let's start off by heading …

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Gaming Trend Podcast 10//31//2013–Only the Lonely

by 6 months ago

This week on the Gaming Trend Podcast Atlas finds himself all alone. ¬†With nobody to care for or love or nurture. ¬†But it's okay, because he gets to talk about …

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Latest Hawken Update adds new mechs and co-op.

by 6 months ago

Anybody who reads this site knows if there's one thing the GamingTrend staff ¬†loves, it's giant freakin' robots. ¬†Happily, the folks over at Meteor have our back. If you still …

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Pirate Tycoon 2013–Adventure Park Preview

by 6 months ago

Three words hang over this preview. Three words that lept to your mind the moment you saw the title and grasped what type of game Adventure Park is. I don‚Äôt …

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The End of the Line–Metro Last Light’s Developer and Chronicles Packs

by 6 months ago

With October come and gone, it‚Äôs time to take a quick look back at the remaining DLC packs for Metro: Last Light. While everything 4A produces lives up to the …

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Hey Zach, did you know Deadly Premonition was out on PC?

by 6 months ago

With All Hallow's Eve approaching, it's somewhat fitting that PC gamers will finally get access to one of the strangest, most impenetrable games in recent memory: Deadly Premonition. ¬†Imagine mixing …

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Games for the Masses–Weekend Deals 10//25//2013

by 6 months ago

Welcome back to Games for the Masses, where you pay less to play more! This week is a good week for the proletariat, so lets's just get started by mentioning …

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Own a PC? Now you, too, can Odyssey to the West!

by 6 months ago

    If you know anything at all about ancient Chinese literature...you probably Sun Tsu's "The Art of War." ¬†But if you know¬†two things about ancient Chinese literature, you've probably heard of …

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    Gaming Trend Podcast 10//24//2013–Gotta Dwelve ‘em all!

    by , and 6 months ago

    This week the Gaming Trend Podcast is all about games games games! ¬†Matt, Atlas, and David spend an unbelievable percentage of the podcast discussing, you know, actual games. Ranging from …

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    All your truck driving fantasies fulfilled–Euro Truck Simulator 2 gets Rifted

    by 6 months ago

      Strange internet fascinations are a common enough thing, but the internet's unabashed love of truck driving might be one of the oddest. Ever since its utterly hypnotic trailer debuted about …

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      Games for the Masses–Weekend Deals 10//18//2013

      by 6 months ago

      Welcome back to Games for the Masses, where you pay less to play more! ¬†This week we must submit ourselves to recommending a game beloved by ¬†Capitalists. ¬†And why shouldn't …

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