Sep 21, 2010
This week brings a very special episode in the history of Final Fantasy Union as the gang groups up to answer your questions. Join Darryl, Fozzie, Colin and Astharis as they talk about their first FF experiences, which characters they would like to live with or beat up, and even what animals from the games they would like to eat and what they might taste like. Believe it or not, that's just the tip of the iceberg. Take our word for it; you're not going to want to miss this!
Sep 19, 2010
The second character battle podcast is upon us and we reflect on the first few fights in the second round of the competition. Darryl is again joined by Fozzie, Astharis and Colin as they share their views on bouts such as Cloud Strife vs Edgar Figaro.
Sep 15, 2010
It's the start of a new era as this is the first MiniGUP to feature a questions segment! Darryl is joined by Fozzie, Astharis and Jordan as they tackle the two normal threads (Games You're Tired Of Hearing About and Special/Collector's/Deluxe Editions) and two questions about motion controls and trophies/achievements. Enjoy!
Sep 12, 2010
You asked for it, so here it is - the character battle podcast. Darryl is joined by Fozzie, Astharis and Colin to talk about the first round of competition, while also giving some predictions for the upcoming fights.
Sep 7, 2010
Birth By Sleep is upon us, but the girls actually spend most of their time talking about Re:Coded and the new official Kingdom Hearts Twitter feed. Also be sure to check out the questions segment, where Lauren, Fozzie and Marina discuss their opinions on a Kingdom Hearts movie.
Sep 1, 2010
With GamesCom a few weeks ago, the crew take the chance to discuss some of the information that was prised out of Yoshinori Kitase. Topics discussed are Versus XIII's release date, Final Fantasy XV's development time and a banned Final Fantasy XIII advert in the UK. Darryl is joined by Colin and KHU co-host Fozzie for this episode. Also be sure to check out the questions segment for some interesting responses.
Aug 24, 2010
On this episode of MiniGUP, the staff talk about what people would do if they had the chance to remake Final Fantasy VII and speak about gaming experiences with the family. Darryl, Fozzie and the newly appointed Astharis are the ones available to discuss these topics while also spending a bit of time talking about the character battle that’s currently taking place on Final Fantasy Union.
Aug 18, 2010
Gamescom, Birth by Sleep, and Re: Coded are just a few of the topics discussed this week. Join Lauren, Fozzie and Darryl as they discuss all things Kingdom Hearts in including multiplayer in Birth by Sleep, Re: Coded is almost ready to be released, their favorite parts in all of the KH games, and speculation in Kairi's role in the next few games!
Aug 11, 2010
For the first time in a while, it's been a dry spell for news. Even so, the crew still manage to talk about rumours for the Xbox 360 version of Final Fantasy XIII in Japan and even discuss Tetsuya Nomura being forced to tweet. There are also so fun listener questions to go through in a show that saw the return of David and Lauren and also the introduction of Colin. Not to be missed, that's for sure.
Aug 3, 2010
What are your favorite video game levels and what games have stood the test of time? Join Darryl, Fozzie and Colin as they take a stroll down nostalgia lane.
Jul 26, 2010
With the Kingdom Hearts news drought, Lauren, Marina and Fozzie take a slew of questions from the audience. Listen tothe girls and their predictions on the new Kingdom Hearts game that will be released shortly after Birth by Sleep as well as their thoughts on the special edition copy of Birth by Sleep to be released in Europe!
Jul 20, 2010
The goods on Final Fantasy Versus XIII and Final Fantasy XIV are the stars of this episode, but this episode of Final Fantasy Union also marks host Kyle Wynen's last show. Alongside reminiscing like old times, the crew of Kyle, David and Darryl tackle word that Versus XIII's story is complete, news on Final Fantasy XIV's fees, release date, and a bit of controversy involving the game and Microsoft! Also to mark the occasion, the crew brings an extended show, clocking in at nearly an hour, as they also tackle listener questions on Versus XIII's potential to fail, Tifa getting her own game, and more. Don't miss this episode as Kyle says his final good byes.
Jul 13, 2010
Games aren't just synonymous with glitches, but other hilarious moments. This episode, the MiniGUP crew tackle their weirdest moments in gaming, along with Rock Band and the future of the music genre. Jamie, Alex, Darryl and Kyle crack things up with nostalgia, but disagreements arise with the future of Rock Band.
Jul 6, 2010
Details on Kingdom Hearts Re:coded and Kingdom Hearts 3D have been coming out of the woodwork, but is it good news? Lauren, Fozzie and Kyle are in for this episode of Kingdom Hearts Union, tackling discussion of porting KH: coded from cellphone to the Nintendo DS, and debating the merits of Kingdom Hearts 3D, yet another portable KH game, releasing before Kingdom Hearts 3.
Jun 29, 2010
Despite no E3 showing, Final Fantasy Versus XIII has finally broken cover with an assortment of gameplay details. All that, and discussion of pirated versions of Dissidia, Final Fantasy Agito XIII hitting the development back burner, and Final Fantasy XIV not hitting the Xbox 360 at all, on this episode of Final Fantasy Union. It's just Kyle and David this episode, also tackling questions about Final Fantasy XV (yes, XV), and the seemingly dropped sequel to Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII. Will we ever see Genesis Rhapsodos again?
Jun 22, 2010
E3 2010 has come and gone, and the Gaming Union team saw it all first hand. Jordan, Alex, Jamie and Kyle bang heads together to determine the best games and surprises of this year's E3, and not to mention the biggest let-downs. Listen in for all the top choices, and why you should keep an eye on the development of these games!
Jun 17, 2010
Live from Los Angeles, California for E3 2010, Jamie, Nick, Colin and Kyle have check out the Square Enix booth, and report in on all the Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts goodness! Impressions on Final Fantasy: 4 Heroes of Light, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep, Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded, and the Nintendo 3DS, which happens to have a certain upcoming FF and KH demo.
Jun 16, 2010
Live from Los Angeles, California for E3 2010, Jamie, Jordan, Alex, Darryl, and Kyle debate how Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony performed at each respective pre-E3 press conference. What is the crew excited about, and what are they disappointed in? How does the year ahead now look for each company? Some are bright and some are bleak, check out the full episode for the scoop!
Jun 13, 2010
E3 is just around the bend, and Jordan, Jamie and Kyle are in to tackle what might hit the gaming world next week. The crew debate what reveals might come of the Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo's Pre-E3 Press Conferences, what they can't wait to see on the show floor, and generally what to expect from E3 2010.
Jun 8, 2010
Lauren is joined by Darryl in this episode of Kingdom Hearts Union, and they talk about the Birth by Sleep western release date, the announcement of new voice actors and Nomura's impending arrival at this year's E3. There's also some interesting questions answered, so be sure to check it out.
Jun 1, 2010
Insomniac Games are going multiplatform, and Killzone 3 has bust onto the scene! Jamie, Jordan and Kyle tear into Insomniac's plans and what it means for the company and their fans, and pick apart the leading new reveals Killzone 3's brought to town. Why would Insomniac go Xbox 360? And can Killzone 3 improve on its predecessor, in 3D? Opinions clash!
Jun 1, 2010
Yoichi Wada, President and CEO of Square Enix, teases Final Fantasy Versus XIII for Xbox 360, and Final Fantasy XIII tops 5 million in sales. Kyle and Jamie tackle the news for the first episode of FF Union with only two hosts, also ringing in the come back of 'Whatcha Been Doing', alongside listener questions ranging from Versus XIII player party members, and the music of Final Fantasy.
May 25, 2010
Kingdom Hearts news drought continued up to the recording of the latest episode, but KH Union make up once again by tackling way more listen questions than usual, turning them into full discussions! The full crew are in, debating Kingdom Hearts battle systems, favourite keyblades, reactions to secret endings, Sora as a permanent main character, and more.
May 11, 2010
Bungie and Activition have signed an exclusive 10 year deal, and as a result, the MiniGUP crew and the Gaming Union members have a lot to say! Along with discussing the new Bungie/Activision deal, Jamie, Jordan and Kyle aslo jump on discussion about the forthcoming Modnation Racers for the PS3.
May 4, 2010
The man that directed all the English voice actors of Final Fantasy XIII joins Final Fantasy Union, Jack Fletcher! Known for his Voice Directing and Voice Casting roles in the likes of Final Fantasy X, X-2, XII, Tactics, and films Princess Mononoke, Kiki's Delivery Service, Castle in the Sky, Animatrix, and more, Jack Fletcher answers all kinds of fan questions all about Final Fantasy XIII.