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 gets Apreggio of Blue Steel crossover

by 2 months ago

The team at Wargaming is no stranger to mixing things up from time to time, offering up wacky new play modes in addition to their steady stream up updates and …

Continue reading →

Sumo Titanium Review — Good for the butt, good for the soul

by 2 months ago

For those of you who are longtime readers, you know that I've been on a personal quest to fill the bucket list of all the toys my mom never let …

Continue reading →

First Witcher 3 Blood and Wine expansion screenshots

by 2 months ago

First off, congratulations to CD PROJEKT RED for their win for Game of the Year, Developer of the Year, and RPG of the Year from the VGAs, all of which …

Continue reading →

QSpex blu-bloQ technology is a gamer’s best friend

by 2 months ago

I am a migraine sufferer. If you don’t know what that is like, imagine having an ice pick stabbed directly into your eye, and then having it gently tapped with …

Continue reading →

Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom announced

by 2 months ago

Maybe it's the fanboy RPG geek in me, but of all of the announcements at PlayStation Experience 2015, I was most excited about Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom.  Level-5 …

Continue reading →

Ace Combat 7 Announced

by 2 months ago

BANDAI NAMCO announced at the PlayStation Experience 2015 that they'd be teaming up with Project Aces again to bring Ace Combat 7 to the PlayStation 4.  Celebrating 20 years with …

Continue reading →

Paragon gameplay showcased at PlayStation Experience 2015

by 2 months ago

The team at Epic Games closed out the Keynote speech at the PlayStation Experience today with the first details for their upcoming MOBA, Paragon.  Slated for 2016 (with Early Access …

Continue reading →

PlayStation Experience Coverage

by 2 months ago

The team is at PlayStation Experience 2015 in San Francisco once again.   Stay tuned to this page as we cover all of the news that's fit to print!  Before we …

Continue reading →

World of Tanks Generals F2P CCG released for PC and iOS

by 2 months ago

The team at Wargaming has a holiday treat, and you can pick it up right now.  Entitled World of Tanks Generals, the game is a free-to-play collectable card game battle …

Continue reading →

Sword Coast Adventurer’s Guide book review

by 3 months ago

If there is a setting in Dungeons & Dragons that deserves its own book to showcase the amazing stories found therein, it has to be The Sword Coast. The Baldur’s …

Continue reading →

The Art of Halo 5: Guardians book review

by 3 months ago

Insight Editions has gotten to run with one of the largest flags in the industry the past few years, and this year is no different as they deliver The Art …

Continue reading →

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void review – My life for Aiur

by 3 months ago

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty rebuilt a great deal of the StarCraft formula. Cutscenes were better, interactions within missions were more frequent, and the mission structures were vastly improved, but …

Continue reading →