Apr 20, 2010
This episode gets some complex debate going over why or why not to buy the next Modern Warfare, and what games affect gamers emotionally, and their significance. Kyle, Jordan, Alex and Darryl dig into Gaming Union members' thoughts on both topics, and surprise, opinions are mixed again!
Apr 13, 2010
Final Fantasy XIII sales are in, and 'The 4 Warriors Of Light' is coming to the West! Kyle, Jamie and Darryl are in to discuss, and joke about, FFXIII Sales, The 4 Warriors Of Light, Final Fantasy IX coming to PSN, and an update on Final Fantasy Versus XIII. Listener questions get the crew going on grilling FFXIII and FFXII at the same time, and speculating about the next Final Fantasy movie.
Apr 9, 2010
The voice of Oerba Yun Fang joins Final Fantasy Union! In this episode of FF Union Kyle and David interview voice actress Rachel Robinson, the voice of Oerba Yun Fang in Final Fantasy XIII.
Apr 6, 2010
Kingdom Hearts series director Tetsuya Nomura, the crazy guy, is talking about three new KH games, and KH Union is on the story. The full crew of Lauren, Fozzie, Marina and Kyle are in, tackling one anothers conflicting opinions of the potential future of the KH series, all in good fun, as well as Birth by Sleep freebies, and double the listener questions! Did we mention the return of bloopers?
Mar 30, 2010
With the abrupt announcement of the Nintendo 3DS, and Sony's full reveal of the PlayStation Move, the GUP crew can't help but tackle both topics. Kyle, Jordan, Jamie and Darryl dig into Gaming Union members' thoughts on the 3DS and Move, and opinions are very mixed!
Mar 26, 2010
The voice of Snow joins Final Fantasy Union! In this episode of FF Union Kyle and Jamie interview voice actor Troy Baker, the voice of Snow in Final Fantasy XIII. Troy answers lots of fan questions, and gives a behind-the-scenes look at voice acting in Final Fantasy XIII, and games in general. You might be surprised by how big of a gamer he is!
Mar 23, 2010
The speculated release window for Birth by Sleep has actually been confirmed! Fozzie, Marina and Kyle discuss this, while also talking about the future of Kingdom Hearts Coded, Kingdom Hearts 3. As always, there's always time for some listener questions, and a talk about the series' composer, Yoko Shimomura.
Mar 19, 2010
The voice of Lightning joins Final Fantasy Union! In this episode of FF Union Kyle and Jamie interview voice actress Ali HIllis, the voice of Lightning in Final Fantasy XIII. Ali answers lots of fan questions, and gives a behind-the-scenes look at voice acting in Final Fantasy XIII.
Mar 16, 2010
Final Fantasy XIII has finally released, and the FF Union crew are in with their first impressions of the game. As part of this special episode, the show is over one hour long, covering impressions, news of the future of Final Fantasy XIII, and a very special music segment. Fans have been asking for it, so we also included background music!
Mar 14, 2010
The voice of Larxene joins Kingdom Hearts Union! In this episode of KH Union Kyle and Fozzie interview voice actress Shanelle Gray, the voice of Larxene in Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories, and Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days.
Mar 9, 2010
This episode is all about the PlayStation Network vs. Xbox Live. First up, Kyle, Jordan and Adam tackle the March 1st crashing of PSN, and then discuss the chance of a payed premium PSN service.
Mar 2, 2010
It's our last episode before Final Fantasy XIII's release, and it's been a long time coming! Kyle, Lauren, David, and Darryl hit up news of an FFXIII Xbox 360 bundle and a collectors edition, Square Enix once again dropping downloadable content for FFXIII, word of Final Fantasy XV from Square Enix, and more! As always the crew tackle listen questions, this time hammering a familiar target, Final Fantasy XII.
Feb 23, 2010
KH: Birth by Sleep actually has a release window! Lauren, Marina, Fozzie and Kyle discuss the possible release dates in this episode of Kingdom Hearts Union, as well as new info from Tetsuya Nomura on the history of Sora, and Birth by Sleep's development. All that and more, plus listener questions.
Feb 16, 2010
The culture of determining review scores of games, and favourite video game worlds are up for discussion this episode. Kyle, Jamie, Adam and Darryl are in to jump on the forum discussions, and generally grill one another's thoughts.
Feb 9, 2010
Final Fantasy XIII development, XIV rumours, VII remake, and the rumoured Fortress game news are up for discussion this episode. Kyle, Jamie, David and Darryl also tackle listen questions about the old Lost Cutscenes, and Final Fantasy character growth systems.
Feb 3, 2010
KH: Birth by Sleep is off to some great sales numbers in Japan, and Lauren, Fozzie and Kyle are in to discuss! The crew cover other news from January, including KH: Coded, and in interview with series creator Tetsuya Nomura about the future of Kingdom Hearts. Also disucced are ever more listener questions, including why the show avoids spoilers.
Jan 25, 2010
3D gaming and Uncharted 3 had lots of discussion going on the Gaming Union Forums. Kyle, Fozzie and Darryl are in to pick apart the forum discussions, and give there two cents in this episode of MiniGUP. Also announced is January's Member of the Month.
Jan 18, 2010
Kyle, Darryl and David are in to discuss post-Japanese/pre-North American Final Fantasy XIII release news, carefully! The crew tackle the English version of FFXIII being complete, FFXIII Play Arts (oh boy), Square Enix's random tour bus, and the latest International FFXIII trailer, as well as listen questions.
Jan 11, 2010
The whole crew is in, and Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep has been released in Japan! The crew discuss the release of the game, Japanese review scores, more Somebodies revealed, and Nomura teasing the future of Kingdom Hearts. The show is Birth by Sleep spoiler-free, and also tackles more listener questions!
Jan 11, 2010
The full crew of Kyle, Jamie, Lauren and David is in, and finally, Final Fantasy XIII has been released in Japan! The crew discuss the release, sales, review scores, and release controversy. The crew also tackle listener questions on FFXIII console bundles and more!
Dec 21, 2009
Lauren, Fozzie and Kyle are in with plenty of Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep news! Zack Fair joins the Birth by Sleep cast, as do Sora, Kairi and Riku. Box art and KH music news round out the show alongside listener questions.
Dec 14, 2009
The first episode of MiniGUP has made it! That's the Mini Gaming Union Podcast, and Darryl and Kyle are in from some streamlined community discussion. The duo first jump on a thread by forum-member/staffer, Karen, about survival horror games fading away, and then hop to a thread about Final Fantasy characters in Kingdom Hearts by forum-member ROFLver Ocelot. MiniGUP is GamingUnion.net's bite size podcast for the community, and just by posting in the forums you just might hear yourself in the show.
Dec 7, 2009
With the show newly renamed to "Final Fantasy Union" Kyle, David and Darryl ring in the last episode before Final Fantasy XIII's Japanese release. The crew cover news of FFXIII's box art, Cid Raines, game mechanics, game length, and much more.
Nov 30, 2009
Lauren, Fozzie, Marina and Kyle bring KH Union into its new format and schedule in the most enthusiastic show yet. The crew discuss Organization 13 characters' "somebodies", the new world, "Disney Town", and ring in the new KH Union Questions Segment!
Nov 16, 2009
Originally recorded as The FXN Podcast. Kyle, Lauren, and Darryl jump on discussion of Final Fantasy XIII's announced European and North America release date. The crew are also joined by David halfway through the show, and also jump on news of Versus XIII, FFXII summons, weapons, and other tidbits.