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.


- 1 year ago

Brayden Bids Farewell To Final Fantasy Union

Three and a half years later it has come time for me to leave Final Fantasy Union. In the end I have written just under 1,100 articles and in that time have covered many games both new and old. I have expressed my feelings,...

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered - 1 year ago

Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Original Soundtrack Releasing September 2

Square Enix has revealed that they will release the Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Original Soundtrack on September 2, 2020. It will feature 57 songs across 2 CDs along with a booklet with comments from composer Kumi...

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered - 1 year ago

Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Lite Version Revealed Alongside New Features

Square Enix has released a brand new trailer for Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition titled 'New Features'. It is narrated by Donna Burke who also sung the theme song. It details the remaster's new features and but also c...


Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia - 1 year ago

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia Act 2, Chapter 9 Launches, Adds Cloud of Darkness

In good news for fans of Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia, Square Enix and Team Ninja have released Act 2, Chapter 9 and Cloud of Darkness was a brand new character. In addition, the Lost Chapter for Aphmau has also been added. Alongsi...

- 1 year ago

Square Enix Has Yet To Finish Final Fantasy IX's Music Looping Bug on PC, iOS and Xbox One

On June 27, 2019 Square Enix stated that they had updated the PlayStation 4 version of Final Fantasy IX "so background music will not restart after every battle or Tetra Master match." A few weeks after they released similar updates for...

- 1 year ago

Final Fantasy I, II, III: Memory of Heroes English Cover Revealed

Publisher Yen Press has revealed the cover for their upcoming release of Final Fantasy I, II, III: Memory of Heroes. It will be the same as the original Japanese release, as highlighted by it still having the Final Fantasy 25th anniversary logo....

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XIII-2 finally comes to Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

Like certain titles before, it has oddly taken a long time for Final Fantasy XIII-2 to arrive in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius but it has now finally arrived for the global version of the game. Serah (XIII-2), Noel (XIII-2), Hope (XIII-2) and Lightning (XIII-2) are all now available. A Bresha Ruins -005...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year ago

Xbox tease what the Final Fantasy XIII series and other titles will be like on Xbox Series X

Xbox Director of Program Management Jason Ronald has given everyone a preview at what we can expect from the Xbox Series X's backward compatibility. To this very day the Xbox One remains the only modern console capable of playing the Final Fantasy XIII series in addition to being the very best...

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Season 3, Chapter 3, Part 1 arrives

Developer gumi has released Season 3, Chapter 3, Part 1 in the global version of Final Fantasy Brave Exvius. As Fina acquires another ability, how will this aid her and her friends on their journey? And what perils await them as they traverse further into other worlds? Find out as the...


Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia - 1 year ago

Arciela's debut headlines June 2020 for Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

Square Enix and developer Team Ninja have revealed what is coming to the global version of Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia in June 2020. It is headlined by the debut of Final Fantasy XI's Arciela via a character event that will be held from June 5 till June 19. While Prompto's lost...

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition launches on August 27

Square Enix has finally announced that Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition will be released worldwide on August 27, 2020. It will be available for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android. The remaster of the Nintendo GameCube game that was originally released back in 2003 was announced on September 10, 2018...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 1 year ago

Masashi Hamauzu talks about his work on Final Fantasy VII Remake with Famitsu

Famitsu has continued their interview series with people involved in the making of the music for Final Fantasy VII Remake and in one recent installment they spoke to one of the lead composers of the game in Masashi Hamauzu. In it he talks about joining the project, working with other composers...


Final Fantasy XI - 1 year ago

Current Final Fantasy XI producer and director have no idea why it never released on PS3

Hardcore Gamer has taken the chance to ask current Final Fantasy XI producer Akihiko Matsui and director Yoji Fijito about why the game was oddly never released on PlayStation 3 despite releasing on Xbox 360 in 2006 and lasting on the console until 2016. Unfortunately, neither of them have any idea. Fijito:...

Square Enix - 1 year ago

Square Enix to promote GAAS and digital in short term, cloud content in the medium term

Square Enix president and representative director Yosuke Matsuda has shared in the latest Financial Results Briefing Session for the Fiscal Year that ended March 31, 2020 the company's strategies for the short term and medium term. In the short term they plan to increase the digital ratio of game sales, which...

War Of The Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius - 1 year ago

Square Enix and gumi release animated trailer for War of the Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

Square Enix and developer gumi have released a new animated trailer for War of the Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius. It features Japanese singer Raychell's new song All For Love. The animation features various characters from the game. Both the English and Japanese versions of the trailer will be added to the game...


Final Fantasy VII Remake - 1 year ago

Toriyama, Hamaguchi and Endo talk Final Fantasy VII Remake in their full Ultimania interview

Game8 has kindly posted a full English translation of the Final Fantasy VII Remake Ultimania interview with co-directors Motomu Toriyama and Naoki Hamaguchi as well as battle director Teruki Endo. They discuss how they came to the project, changing things from the original, adding new things, making sure things would fit...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 1 year ago

Composer Mitsuto Suzuki talks working with co-director Motomu Toriyama on FFVII Remake

Famitsu has continued their interview series with the staff behind Final Fantasy VII Remake's music and their latest installment is with composer Mitsuto Suzuki. As part of his interview he discussed working with co-director Motomu Toriyama someone he has worked with for the majority of his career at Square Enix. All translations...

- 1 year ago

Final Fantasy Digital Card Game to shut down on July 9, 2020

Square Enix has announced that the Yahoo! Game Plus service exclusive Final Fantasy Digital Card Game will be shut down on July 9, 2020. In the end this free-to-play game will have only lasted 15 months not counting the beta test periods....