Final Fantasy Features

We love a good feature here at Final Fantasy Union! We look to provide an interesting spectrum of hard hitting opinion pieces, mixed in with lighter features around cosplay, fun facts and our adventures in Final Fantasy XIV. We appreciate you might not be interested in everything we do that's off the beaten path, but there's at least something for eveyone!


Weekly Musings - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, Confessions of a Critic

Anyone who has listened to the podcast, since, well, its inception, will know that I have always been quite critical of Final Fantasy XII. Back when the podcast started and even well before that, it was also an opinion that was shared by many dominan...

Cosplay Spotlight - 1 year ago

Cosplay Spotlight: MCM Expo May 2016 Special Edition

Welcome back to Cosplay Spotlight! This weekend was the well-loved MCM Comic Con and the Final Fantasy Union team were there in full-force on the Saturday. It was busy as always but that meant there were more wonderful cosplayers to see and boy, did ...

Sins And Triumphs - 1 year ago

Sins & Triumphs: Final Fantasy II

In a franchise nearly thirty years old, there are bound to be some black sheep. Every series established in the 8-bit days has made some missteps along the way, and Final Fantasy is no exception. There are certain entries in the main series that earn...


- 1 year ago

Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV Cast, Everything We Know So Far

There has been a whole host of updates relating to the cast of Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV in the past week and we have seen some awesome looking screenshots that highlight the amazing work that the various VFX studios have been doing. ...

Cosplay Spotlight - 1 year ago

Cosplay Spotlight: Final Fantasy XV Cast

My name is Katherine and I am here to show you the wonderful cosplayers of the Final Fantasy community. Cosplay Spotlight last featured 2 years ago, it’s time to bring this exciting and well-loved feature back to Final Fantasy Union and I am thril...

Amazing Lists - 1 year ago

Top 5 Final Fantasy Songs For Road Trips In Final Fantasy XV

We’ve had a glut of information relating to Final Fantasy XV in the past couple of months, let alone the last year, but one of the coolest pieces of information related to the Regalia’s radio! Fans had ...

- 1 year ago

Do We Default or Evolve: From Final Fantasy To Bravely Default

Travel the world, clear dungeons, train your characters in unique jobs, restore the crystals which maintain the world's balance, and defeat the would-be tyrant threatening the world - sounds like a typical old-school Final Fantasy plot, right? In a kupo nutshell, this sums up many games in the series, most...

- 1 year ago

Final Fantasy Record Keeper: One Year Review

Final Fantasy Record Keeper recently broke ten million downloads worldwide, and is currently celebrating its first anniversary on global servers. Developed by DeNa Inc. in association with Square-Enix, FFRK allows you to "put your own twist on the tales: build your fully customized Final Fantasy party and lead them to...

Deal Alert - 1 year ago

Deal Alert: Prima Final Fantasy Guide Box Set 2 (X, X-2, XII) 35% Off

Whether you're looking to platinum Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster or go back and complete Final Fantasy XII, guides are pretty essential. This special edition Prima Games guide book set comes with guides for Final Fantasy X, X-2, and XII in a beautiful white case and is currently 35 percent...


Weekly Musings - 1 year ago

With Kingsglaive, Final Fantasy XV Story Cuts Make More Sense

I don't know about everyone else, but we're still trying to recover our breath from Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV! It was a rather stunning show that still managed to keep plenty of surprise announcements, even if some of them were leaked beforehand. One of the strongest announcements was that of...

Amazing Lists - 1 year ago

6 Things We're Expecting From Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV

As we're coming in on the final moments before the highly anticipated Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event, we have to wonder about what we're actually going to see at this event. Square Enix has promised the release date of Final Fantasy XV, we know that's coming, but they have also...

Amazing Lists - 2 years ago

Top 5 Nobuo Uematsu Pieces: Staff Picks

In honour of the legendary Nobuo Uematsu's 57th birthday, we thought it would be rather appropriate to talk about the pieces of music that we feel have had the greatest impact on us, both musically and also personally. In this piece, you'll find five picks from myself, Lauren and Jared, each...


Amazing Lists - 2 years ago

10 Amazing Final Fantasy XII Facts For Its 10th Anniversary

It's quite hard to believe, but it has already been 10 years since the release of Final Fantasy XII. Arriving as the last numbered Final Fantasy game on the PlayStation 2, it served as Yasumi Matsuno's final credit before he left Square Enix (although he did later return as a...

Amazing Lists - 2 years ago

Top 6 Saddest Moments In Final Fantasy

There are many moments that make us upset in the Final Fantasy series. The games' ability to make you feel for the characters and the world they inhibit is both legendary and in some ways notorious. See - Final Fantasy XV Director Hajime Tabata Challenges Final Fantasy VII With director Hajime Tabata...

Weekly Musings - 2 years ago

Lightning In Vogue: What This Means For Gaming

We may all have different opinions over Lightning's recent stint with Louis Vuitton, but there's one thing we can't ignore; video gaming has just gone Vogue and in a big way. If you're not familiar with what Vogue represents, it's essentially the highest level of couture. To be featured in...


Previews - 2 years ago

We Had A Chance To Check Out Final Fantasy Explorers

We've been reporting on Final Fantasy Explorers since mid-2014 when it was announced and even then, only knowing the base premise, I could tell it was a game that would appeal to me. It was introduced as an Action RPG where there are multiple job classes and tons of monsters...

Amazing Lists - 2 years ago

11 Inspirational Final Fantasy Quotes For The New Year

We're 5 days into the new year and many of you might be trying your best to keep up with some resolutions. So to help inspire you all further, here are some inspirational Final Fantasy quotes. ...

A Week In Final Fantasy XIV - 2 years ago

A Week In Final Fantasy XIV: Sastasha Raid

Welcome all to another "Week in Final Fantasy XIV" where you can see what Darryl and I have been up to in the world of Eorzea and this week, we have the full version of the Sastasha raid that we did in last week's episode. As I'm slowly getting back into...