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:

New Dishonored 2 screenshots showcase exquisite detail

by 2 months ago

Dishonored took us by complete surprise.  It's unique art style, the great storytelling, and the incredible powers came together to form something incredibly well executed.   I was blown away …

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New Quakecon screenshots for Prey

by 2 months ago

To go along with the recently-released video for the re-imagined IP, we also have a trio of new screenshots for the Bethesda / Arkane Studios team up title, Prey.   …

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Quake Champions – debut gameplay trailer

by 2 months ago

In a short but sharp looking trailer, we get our first look at Quake Champions. Reminiscent of old-school Quake Arena or Quake 3, it looks like it'll capture the speed many …

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Quantum Caira character variant comes to Evolve Stage 2

by 2 months ago

The team at 2K And Turtle Rock Studios are ready to start a month-long event for Evolve Stage 2. The game has been on fire since moving to a free-to-play …

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Action RPG Vikings – Wolves of Midgard gets a teaser trailer, early 2017 date

by 2 months ago

The team at Kalypso have been pretty heavily focused on the strategy space, but they've got something completely new to share. Today they unveiled a brutal action RPG called Vikings …

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Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 gets a ten hour free trial

by 2 months ago

    Travis really enjoyed Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2, as you can see in his review, but now you don't have to take his word for it -- you can …

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    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided screens showcase cities in 2029

    by 2 months ago

    Today, Square Enix and Eidos-MontrĂ©al gave us a quick look at more of the visuals for the upcoming Deus Ex: Mankind Divided.  Showcasing how cities have evolved in the wake …

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    Lawbreakers Titan class revealed in quick teaser, screenshots

    by 2 months ago

    Lawbreakers is currently in Alpha, but that hasn't stopped it from looking absolutely amazing. That's not a huge surprise with Cliff Bleszinski at the helm, but I had no idea …

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    Darksiders Warmastered Edition rides our way this October

    by 2 months ago

    As we mentioned in our rumor coverage a few days ago, Darksiders Warmastered Edition has finally been confirmed by Nordic Games and Kaiko Games.  Coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, …

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    Paper Diablo – Hands-on Book of Demons Preview

    by 2 months ago

    I think the meeting with the Thing Trunk team went a little like this: “Hey, what was awesome about the original Diablo?” to which somebody responded “The way monsters, crates, …

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    Battleborn gets second free character — Pendles

    by 2 months ago

    Are you ready for the next warrior in the free post-launch updates for Battleborn? Well, get ready for Pendles, the cold blooded (but very happy-go-lucky) bipedal snake. Using dual kamas, …

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    Forza Horizon 3 gets a trio of Australian vehicles

    by 2 months ago

    I called Forza Horizon 2 "easily the best racer I'd played in the last decade" in my review, and I stand by that statement to this day -- the game …

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