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:

The NVidia Shield is portable gaming on steroids

by 1 month ago

The NVidia Shield is an ambitious device. It’s powerful, it’s versatile, it’s compact, and it’s surprising. It’s also a device with a bit of an identity crisis. I didn’t check …

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TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

by , , and 1 month ago

    This weekend is arguably the biggest weekend for nerds the world over as millions of us will have our eyes glued to our screens for great geek news when San …

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    Destiny Beta – What works, what doesn’t, and why it may be the best shooter yet

    by , , , , , and 1 month ago

    Destiny. It won our Best Shooter of E3 2014 against very stiff competition. It’s been a heavy topic of conversation in several of our Weekend Lineups, and it has been …

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    Assassin’s Creed Unity Experience trailer shows off the incredible new Anvil engine

    by 1 month ago

    There is no doubt that Assassin's Creed Unity is absolutely gorgeous, but how does it change the formula?  Well, Assassin’s Creed Unity Creative Director Alex Amancio takes us through a …

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    Destiny Vanguard Armory pre-order trailer shows off some exclusives

    by 1 month ago

    We've got several members of the Gaming Trend crew that have spent quite a bit of time in the Destiny Beta, so stay tuned for our extensive hands-on preview coming …

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    TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

    by , and 2 months ago

      There aren’t a ton of new releases out this week for gamers to get their hands on, but the GT staffers still have plenty of satisfying game experiences to sink …

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      Want to be an assassin? Try out the Assassin’s Creed Unity parkour course at SDCC

      by 2 months ago

      You probabaly saw from our interview that the team at Ubisoft Montreal are redesigning the parkour in Assassin's Creed Unity to raise it to the next level. Well, to celebrate …

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      Stitch and Tinkerbell get ready for Disney Infinity 2.0

      by 2 months ago

      There are a great deal of awesome Disney characters, so it's no surprise that they've selected two of their best and brightest to join Disney Infinity (2.0 Edition).  I'm talking …

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      Sniping is poetry in slow motion, up until you pull the trigger – Sniper Elite 3 Review

      by 2 months ago

      I can’t honestly tell you why I’ve never played a Sniper Elite game. The first title was released on the original Xbox, with a follow-up hitting two years ago telling …

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      Sniper Elite 3 gets Hunt the Wolf Pack. Feel free to shoot Hitler in the ball

      by 2 months ago

      You'll see my review hit later this evening, but here's a bit of a preview - Sniper Elite 3 is a whole lot of fun. Today we've also got the …

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      Assassin’s Creed Unity prepares for Revolution in this new gameplay trailer

      by 2 months ago

      Assassin's Creed Unity prepares for Revolution in this new gameplay trailer With a heavy emphasis on returning to their roots, Assassin's Creed Unity was a showstopper for us. The four …

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      TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

      by , and 2 months ago

        Is the fire of competition inside you burning so brightly that it singes your heart and soul? Is your passion for sport so deep that no one but you could …

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