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:

35 minute Gamescom Witcher 3 video makes the wait till February unbearable

by 2 months ago

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt picked up our Best Graphics of E3 2014 award, a nomination for Best RPG of E3 2014, and won our Best of Show award. To …

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    Lush jungles and vicious new foes in Venus trailer for Destiny

    by 2 months ago

    My God...it's full of stars... Today we've got a new trailer for Destiny, this one entitled "Venus". It describes the planet as being once the site of a great discovery …

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    Fresh Mark of War Kickstarter renders released

    by 3 months ago

    You may have seen the Mark of War announcement the other day where Gav Thorp and his team at Warpforged Games are trying to bring tabletop gaming to the digital …

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    Art of Watch Dogs book – an incomplete look behind the curtain

    by 3 months ago

    If you read my review of Watch Dogs you know that I enjoyed the hacking culture of the game quite a bit. It, like other Titan Books productions, is a …

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    Get your ass to Mars! Check out the latest Destiny teaser

    by 3 months ago

    Get your ass to Mars! That's pretty much what the latest trailer for Destiny has to say. The trailer shows off the absolutely amazing visuals for the Red Planet, as …

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    Gav Thorp wants you to try tabletop gaming – Kickstarts Mark of War project

    by 3 months ago

    Let's face it - tabletop gaming can be pretty expensive.  Figures aren't cheap, a nice Sultan table (totally worth it, by the way) isn't cheap, and the whole thing takes …

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    Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition truly is the best version of D3

    by 3 months ago

    Yes. Absolutely yes. It’s the simplest answer to the deluge of questions I’ve had over the last few days when people have seen that I’m playing Diablo III: Reaper of …

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    Call of Duty Advanced Warfare multiplayer reveal – it’s like Tribes and COD had a baby!

    by 3 months ago

    We kicked off the multiplayer reveal of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare with an impressive presentation from the team at Sledgehammer Games showcasing all of the changes they’ve made to …

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    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Multiplayer Reveal Trailer

    by 3 months ago

    We'll have a huge multiplayer blowout up at 11am PST that includes two solid videos of the Call of Duty Advanced Warfare in action, as well as a quick interview …

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    External Hard drives and Next-Gen – how the WD My Book makes for better gameplay

    by 3 months ago

    4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 250GB, and now 500GB.  Let’s be honest here, game consoles are very, very far behind the PC in terms of storage capacity.  When games like The Last …

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    Watch as the voice of Geralt saves the SDCC Witcher 3 demo

    by 3 months ago

    You've gotta hand it to the CD Projekt RED guys - when life handed them lemons, they threw back the lemons and broke out the Polish beer instead. At San …

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    Win a copy of Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition

    by 3 months ago

    Do you fancy luchadors?  Do you wish YOU were a luchador!   Now you can live your stretchy-pants and masked dreams by winning a copy of Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition …

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