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:

Learn to Fly World of Warplanes’ Ground Attack Aircraft

by 2 months ago

Learn to Fly World of Warplanes’ Ground Attack Aircraft The team at Wargaming have been showing off their F2P flight title World of Warplanes, and today we've got a video …

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Ubisoft kicks off their E3 lineup – “A Glimpse of the Future”

by 2 months ago

Ubisoft kicks off their E3 lineup - "A Glimpse of the Future" E3 is heating up, and Ubisoft is getting ready to blow our minds with follow-ups to our favorite …

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We dive deep into Shadowgate with Design Director Karl Roelofs

by 2 months ago

We sat down with Karl Roelofs, Design Director at Zojoi to talk about their revival of the classic NES title, Shadowgate.  Coming to PC, Mac, iOS, and Android, this reimaging …

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Rocksmith 2014 says “Let them play CAKE!”

by 2 months ago

Rocksmith 2014 says "Let them play CAKE!" A quick peek at my Achievements on the Xbox will show you that I'm still rocking out to Rocksmith 2014!  A few percentage …

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Wolfenstein: The New Order – Glorious Bastards

by 2 months ago

Wolfenstein 3D is, for old timers like me, one of the first 3D games we had ever played. It helped create the first person shooter genre, and it pioneered run-and-gun …

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Dragon Age Inquisition – Western Approach screens revealed

by 2 months ago

Dragon Age Inquisition - Western Approach screens revealed Today we've gotten our hands on half a dozen new screenshots for the incredible looking Bioware RPG, Dragon Age: Inquisition.  These screenshots …

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TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

by , , , and 3 months ago

    This week Sony released Borderlands 2 on the PS Vita, Super Time Force came out on Xbox platforms, and Sunday gamers will suck as gaming’s favorite pink puff ball in …

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    Watch Dogs goes real-world with a live-action street hack

    by 3 months ago

    Watch Dogs goes real-world with a live-action street hack It's not all serious pipe-exploding and hacking ramping up Watch Dogs - today we've got a hilarious video that shows how …

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    Sniper Elite 3 101 video shows off target priority, and awesome x-ray shots

    by 3 months ago

    Sniper Elite 3 101 video shows off target priority, and awesome x-ray shots As somebody who spent a good deal of time behind the glass in the real world, obviously …

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    The Elder Scrolls Online: The Poster Collection – a beatiful war of nations

    by 3 months ago

    Readers of Gaming Trend are pretty well aware that I’m a sucker for game artwork - it’s why I buy Collector’s Editions of games. It’s not the awesome figures (though …

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    Watch Dogs 101 gives us a crash course in awesome

    by 3 months ago

    Watch Dogs is literally right around the corner, so Ubisoft Montreal took a moment to give us a crash course in everything you can expect when the game launches in …

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    TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

    by , , and 3 months ago

      The Electronic Entertainment Expo is one month away and the talks have begun about what will be at this year’s show. Will favorite franchises make triumphant returns? Will new IP …

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