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:

Zomboss Down, the first free DLC for PvZ Garden Warfare ships

by 5 days ago

As promised, the team at Popcap have brought us the first expansion for their unique and fun little shooter (built on the very serious Frostbite 3 engine), Plants vs. Zombies …

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Perfect World’s Swordsman gets a trailer on classes

by 5 days ago

As a life-long martial artist, you can bet that Swordsman is relevant to my interests.   The team at Perfect World have unveiled three of the ten classes of martial artists …

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What’s next for Titanfall?

by 5 days ago

Titanfall can only be described as a smash success (look for our Xbox 360 review soon, and check out our Xbox One review here), but the team at Respawn aren't …

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Garbage comes to Rocksmith 2014

by 5 days ago

This week we get another solid entry for the Rocksmith 2014 library - this time it's Garbage.  Known as much for their music as their fiery lead singer, they've put …

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2K confirms Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth

by 6 days ago

One...more...turn.   Well,  if you managed to break your additiction to Civilization V, I've got bad, bad news for you.   2K Games confirmed today that they'll be teaming up with Firaxis …

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CCP puts a stake in World of Darkness MMO

by 6 days ago

It's a sad day for 56 people that were working on CCP's vampire-themed World of Darkness MMO.  Despite the game looking pretty damned fantastic, the team at CCP Games have …

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Drinkbox Studios announces Severed

by 6 days ago

    Drinkbox Studios, most famous for their awesome Luchador title, Guacamelee!, is back with a new game called Severed.  What's the severe sounding title about? Severed follows the saga of a …

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    World of Tanks for Xbox 360 hits 1.1 with new tanks

    by 6 days ago

    The team at Wargaming have announced that their free 1.1 patch for World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition has gone live this morning in North America, Russia, and Europe.    Bringing …

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    Enter the Mythical World of Lemuria in Child of Light

    by 6 days ago

    This morning we have a new trailer for the upcoming Ubisoft adventure title, Child of Light.   In it we get a look at the mythical world of Lemuria, the beautiful …

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    Our incredible preview of The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II

    by 1 week ago

    When I see a game come out exactly a year after the release of its predecessor, it makes me very, very nervous. Most products released in that short a timeframe …

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    EA preps for 2014 FIFA World Cup

    by 1 week ago

    The team at EA Sports are getting ready for the launch of EA Sports 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil with a little bit of a gameplay walkabout.  Showing off how …

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    Wargaming working to restore Panzerkampfwagen VIII Maus Super-Heavy tank

    by 1 week ago

    You might recall that Wargaming worked to help restore the last known German Dornier 17 light bomber.  Well, now they are working to restore a Russian Panzerkampfwagen VIII Maus Super-Heavy …

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