Ron Burke

PROFILE:

Ron Burke is the Director, creator, and owner of Gaming Trend.  Hailing from Phoenix Arizona, Ron is what you’d call a hardcore old-school gamer.  He’s owned every major console since the Colecovision, as well as a Commodore 16, a VIC 20, a Commodore 64, an Amiga 500, and so on.  Working with Origin, he was the first Counselor in Ultima Online, and then later the first Seer.  As a reviewer, Ron has authored over 1000 previews and reviews, as well as interviewing some of the luminaries of this industry including Richard Garriott, Hironobu Sakaguchi, Mike Laidlaw, Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk, Peter Molyneux, and many more.

Posts by Ron Burke:

World of Warships Video Dev Diary #3: Aircraft Carriers

by 3 weeks ago

The team at Wargaming have unleashed their third Dev Diary in the series, this one focused on one of the most flexible and unique weapons in World of Warships - …

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare live-action trailer “Discover your power”

by 3 weeks ago

Call of Duty Advanced Warfare is IMMINENT! To celebrate the upcoming launch of the game, the team has released a live-action trailer that shows off the setting for the game. …

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Assassin’s Creed Unity “Time Anomaly” trailer

by 3 weeks ago

The Assassin's Creed series has always had a real-world connection, but we have not heard anything about this connection with Assassin's Creed Unity.  The trailer released today shows "time anomalies". …

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We give away copies of Warlock 2: The Exiled!

by 4 weeks ago

    The team at Gaming Trend are giving away eight codes for the recently-released 4X strategy game, Warlock 2: The Exiled on Steam! While you check out the videos over at …

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    Dying Light kills off zombie previous-gen versions

    by 4 weeks ago

    If I've said it once I've said it a thousand times - every dime you spend on previous gen is a dime you didn't spend on current gen. Well, the …

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    Sunset Overdrive review – candy colored chaos

    by 4 weeks ago

    Everyone around you is partying, slamming Overdrive energy drinks, and pulsing with the “untz untz untz” coming from the stage as a smarmy Fizzco rep slings their latest sugar buzz. …

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    Welcome to Kyrat trailer shows the midlands and highlands of the Himalayas

    by 1 month ago

    The second in the series of Welcome to Kyrat trailers shows off the midlands and highlands in the Himalayas.  As you can see from our hands-on preview with Far Cry …

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    PS4 patch 2.00 coming shortly. Time to change themes!

    by 1 month ago

    Code named Masamune (Likely named after fabled swordsmith and priest, Gorō Masamune - go read, he was awesome)  Sony has announced some of the content coming in their upcoming 2.00 …

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    The Unfinished Swan returns to PS4 and Vita

    by 1 month ago

    Unfinished Swan was one of those darling games that easily transcends the "games as art" discussion - it is art.  The team at Sony has announced that they are bringing …

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    World of Speed adds the McLaren F1 to its garage

    by 1 month ago

    Near where I work in Scottsdale Arizona there is a McLaren store.  I see absolutely gorgeous McLarens zipping around while I dream of a world where I could afford one.  …

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    Assassin’s Creed Unity trailers show off an immersive Paris and The Phantom Blade

    by 1 month ago

    You can probably tell from my hands-on preview with Assassin's Creed Unity that I'm more than a little excited for the massive amount of changes coming to the franchise with …

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    Netgear Nighthawk X4 Router in-depth review

    by 1 month ago

    It isn’t all Dragon Age and Rock Band drums for me - my real-world job is even more geeky than that.  I’m the Manager of Production Network Engineering for one …

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