Final Fantasy News

Final Fantasy Union always look to provide the most up to date Final Fantasy news, all with a little sprinkle of opinion. Below you will find all our news coverage from the franchise, but if you are looking for specific games either click on the tags or head to our Final Fantasy XV news, Final Fantasy XIV news or Final Fantasy VII Remake news sections.


- 21 days ago

Composer Takeharu Ishimoto leaves Square Enix

Veteran Square Enix composer Takeharu Ishimoto has announced via his personal Twitter that he is leaving the company. This is what he said translat...

- 22 days ago

The second trailer for the Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Original Soundtrack Blu-ray is here

Square Enix has released the second trailer for the Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Original Soundtrack Blu-ray which releases in Japan on January 24, 2018. This trailer previews Final Fantasy VI, Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy VIII, Fi...

- 22 days ago

Check out this gorgeous promo for the Final Fantasy XR Ride

Universal Studios Japan has released a gorgeous promo video for the Final Fantasy XR Ride. It features stunning CG clips based on Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy XIV by Visual Works for the ride. You can check it out bel...


Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 22 days ago

Here's the rest of the Dissidia Final Fantasy NT character introductions

Following the release of individual character introduction videos for the 15 main protagonists in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT, Square Enix has released one more video that quickly introduces all 10 villains along with Kain, Ramza and Ace. ...

Final Fantasy Explorers Force - 22 days ago

Final Fantasy Explorers-Force delayed to Spring 2018 in Japan

Final Fantasy Explorers-Force, the free-to-play follow up to Final Fantasy Explorers for iOS and Android has been delayed in Japan from a 2017 release to a Spring 2018 release. Square Enix stated the delay comes as a result of the team w...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 24 days ago

Final Fantasy X's infamous laughing scene is happening in Mobius

The infamous laughing scene from Final Fantasy X has been reborn in Mobius Final Fantasy. In an upcoming part of the large scale Final Fantasy X event titled 'Dream Within A Dream' which is currently being held in the Japanese version of...

Final Fantasy XV - 25 days ago

Tabata teases 'a completely new gameplay experience' for FFXV

Hajime Tabata, the director of Final Fantasy XV has teased in an interview with Game Informer "a completely new gameplay experience" for the game. "There's also one other thing - a completely new gameplay experience I want to provide to players of XV as well. I can't tell you what...

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 25 days ago

Here's more Dissidia Final Fantasy NT character introduction videos

Square Enix has continued to release more character introduction videos for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT in Japanese. These videos show the character in cutscenes and battles along with their Japanese voice actor. You can check them out below. ...

Final Fantasy VIII - 27 days ago

Kitase rules out a modern turn based battle system, VIII not getting ported to iOS or PS4 right now

Yoshinori Kitase, the legendary producer behind the Final Fantasy X and XIII series and right now Mobius Final Fantasy and Final Fantasy VII Remake was kind enough to answer some fan questions with Edamame Arcade Channel. A lot of the answers debunked fan theories but Kitase also ruled out a "truly...


- 28 days ago

Takashi Tokita thinks Final Fantasy VR 'sounds awesome'

Takashi Tokita, a Square Enix developer known for his work on the first four Final Fantasy games and more recently Final Fantasy IV: The After Years, Final Fantasy Dimensions and Final Fantasy Dimensions II has said the idea of experiencing Final Fantasy worlds in Virtual Reality "sounds awesome". IGN asked him...

Final Fantasy Dimensions II - 28 days ago

The overall idea for cancelled Chrono Break was used in Final Fantasy Dimensions II

Takashi Tokita, a legendary Square Enix developer who was a director and scenario writer on Chrono Trigger has revealed in an interview with IGN that his newest game, Final Fantasy Dimensions II includes the overall idea for a cancelled sequel to Chrono Trigger called Chrono Break. "There was actually a time...

Final Fantasy XV - 28 days ago

Final Fantasy XV comes to Assassin's Creed Origins

After a bit of Assassin's Creed Origins came to Final Fantasy XV earlier this year we've known something from Final Fantasy XV would come to Ubisoft's game. Available now in Assassin's Creed Origins is a special event quest called "A Gift From The Gods". Completing it will award you with a...


Final Fantasy Brave Exvius - 30 days ago

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius: The Art Works is now available in English

The Final Fantasy Brave Exvius artbook originally released in Japan during 2016 to celebrate the one year anniversary of the game has now been released in English can be purchased from the Square Enix Store in North America. Titled Final Fantasy Brave Exvius: The Art Works, it includes 127 pages filled...

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 1 month ago

Square Enix has been releasing many Dissidia NT character introduction videos

With the launch of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT on PlayStation 4 almost here, Square Enix has been releasing many character introduction videos in Japanese. These videos show the character in cutscenes and battles along with their Japanese voice actor. You can check them all out below along with another video that introduces...

- 1 month ago

The first trailer for the Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Original Soundtrack Blu-ray is here

Square Enix is releasing a Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Original Soundtrack Blu-ray Disc on January 24, 2018 in Japan and they have released the first trailer for it. The Blu-ray covers all 15 mainline games while this trailer focuses on the first 5, which means it's very likely there will be...


- 1 month ago

Square Enix celebrates the Final Fantasy series' 30th anniversary with a Fan Tribute Video

As part of the Final Fantasy series' 30th anniversary celebrations, Square Enix has compiled many fans take on the iconic main theme for a special fan tribute video. You can check it out below. Congrats to the fans who were included and congrats to Square Enix. ...

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 1 month ago

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT open beta announced for Europe and North America

Following the announcement of an open beta in Japan, Square Enix has announced an open beta is also being held in Europe and North America for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT. It will be held from January 12 to January 21, 2018. More details will be available at a later date....

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 1 month ago

Square Enix is holding an open beta for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT in Japan

Square Enix has announced at Jump Festa 2018 that they will be holding 3 open beta periods for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT. The first one will be held on December 23 and 24, with the second one on December 30 and 31 and the third one on January 6 and 7....