Episode Archive

37 episodes of The Reunion: An FFVIIR Podcast since the first episode, which aired on November 10th, 2019.

  • Our Complete Spoilercast: Part 1 | Episode #013

    May 10th, 2020  |  3 hrs 41 mins
    cco, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy vii, final fantasy vii remake, final fantasy viir, gaming, gaming news, jrpg, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video game, video games, vyzz

    This is Part 1 of a multipart complete spoilercast series! In this episode, Ky and Vyzz discuss their thoughts and opinions on all things FFVIIR, which includes in-depth conversations about the game's visuals, gameplay, battles, music, and much more! What did you think about the FFVII Remake? Join in on the FFVIIR conversation by joining The Reunion Podcast Discord server! As always, thanks so much for listening!

  • Our Spoiler-Free and Spoiler First Impressions | Episode #012

    April 14th, 2020  |  2 hrs 41 mins
    cco, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy vii, final fantasy vii remake, final fantasy viir, gaming, gaming news, jrpg, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video game, video games, vyzz

    In this episode, Ky and Vyzz discuss their first impressions on their playthrough of the long-awaited FFVIIR! The episode is presented in two parts: the first features a spoiler-free discussion about various topics such as game mechanics, NPCs, characters, environments, music, and also their individual gripes with the game. The second part features a complete spoiler talk about various story elements from Chapter 1-4, the materia, weapon, and leveling system, and much more! What do you guys think so far about the FFVII Remake? Join in on the FFVIIR conversation by joining our podcast Discord server! As always, thanks so much for listening!

  • Early Release Fiasco, More Inside FFVIIR, and Non-Spoiler Final Trailer Talk!! | Episode #011

    April 7th, 2020  |  2 hrs 5 mins
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    In this episode, Ky and Vyzz discuss the FFVIIR early shipment situation that sparked the early release controversy! They also talk about the banned early Twitch streams, and how they directly impact the FFVIIR content creators and community! After this, Ky and Vyzz speak of their release day plans and mention their launch day rituals! Next, they do a brief break down and give their opinions on Episode 2 & 3 of the Inside FFVIIR documentary. The second segment features a non-spoiler discussion about the recently released Final Trailer, and they also mention the mini FFVIIR character clips. After the break, they also draw the winner of the FFVIIR Digital Deluxe Edition giveaway, and also diverge into some great conversation about how far they've come since the initial announcement of the game which seems so long ago!! Congrats to everyone for making it to launch week! It's been a long time coming, but the Reunion is now upon us!!! We couldn't have done it without you, kupo!! <3

  • Inside FFVII Remake, New Screens, Japanese TVCMs, and Road to PS5! | Episode #010

    March 24th, 2020  |  2 hrs 28 mins
    cco, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy vii, final fantasy vii remake, final fantasy viir, gaming, gaming news, jrpg, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video game, video games, vyzz

    In this episode, Ky and Vyzz break down the recently released "Inside FFVII Remake: Episode 1" documentary, while giving their opinions on the new scenes featured in the video! During the first segment, they also talk about the Square Enix news article featuring new character keyart for some new and old FFVII characters, screenshots from Wall Market, and more! During the second segment, Ky and Vyzz have a (spoiler-free!) discussion about the Japanese TVCMs, Sony's Road to PS5 event, and how the PS5 may impact the future parts of the FFVIIR series! At the end of the episode they discuss Amazon shipment woes, E3 cancellation, and the rear boxart for the NA version of the game. As always, thanks so much for listening and sticking with us to the end! Only two weeks left to enter for the Digital Deluxe Edition GIVEAWAY!! If you haven't already, please check the details section of the episode on how to enter! Stay safe and healthy, kupo!

  • Demo Discussion, KupoCon Launch Party, and Distant Worlds!!! | Episode #009

    March 11th, 2020  |  2 hrs 18 mins
    cco, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy vii, final fantasy vii remake, final fantasy viir, gaming, gaming news, jrpg, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video game, video games, vyzz

    In this episode, Ky and Vyzz discuss their FFVIIR Demo impressions, including some of their gripes with the demo! During the first segment, they also talk about various recently released FFVIIR news articles featuring interviews from Kitase and Nomura (spoilers NOT included!). During the second segment, Ky talks about his experience at the KupoCon FFVIIR Launch Party, and what it was like meeting Barret's voice actor John Bentley! It also features an exclusive interview with FF cosplayers Lady Serenity, Daru Chai Cosplay, and Natalah! At the end of the episode, Ky talks about his birthday experience at the FFVII focused Distant Worlds Orchestra performance in Montreal, PAX East, and Candy Bar FFVIIR DLC! As always, thanks so much for listening and sticking with us to the end! Don't forget to enter for the Physical Deluxe Edition GIVEAWAY!! Best of luck, kupo!!

  • Opening Movie, Summons, Quests, and Apprehensions! | Episode #008

    February 26th, 2020  |  2 hrs 30 mins
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    Uh-oh! This ones a doozy! In this episode, Ky and Vyzz talk about the recently released FFVIIR opening movie, their thoughts on the 3 DLC summons (yes, big heads included!), the new Mercenary and Battle Report Quests, as well as a break down of how Tifa functions in combat! The second segment features a (heated?!) discussion about their apprehensions and concerns for the Remake (here's lookin' at you FFXV fetch quests!), and a brief discussion about Sony and Playstation pulling out of PAX East due to the ongoing threat of the Coronavirus! At the end of the episode, Ky rants about how amazing Wolcen: Lords of the Fallen is (sorry Vyzz!). As always, thanks so much for listening and sticking with us to the end! Don't forget to enter for the Physical Deluxe Edition GIVEAWAY!! Cheers, kupo!

  • Theme Song Trailer and Minigames Re-imagined with RobinUffe! | Episode #007

    February 12th, 2020  |  1 hr 25 mins
    cosmo canyon, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy viir, gamers, gaming, gaming news, gaming podcast, jrpg, nerds, par i pixlar, podcast, ps4, robinuffe, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video games

    In this episode, special guest RobinUffe, from the Swedish videogame podcast Par i Pixlar, joins Ky and Vyzz for a discussion about the recently released Theme Song trailer! The first segment features a scene by scene breakdown of the trailer, their opinions regarding the new trailer as a whole, as well as a discussion about the new theme song "Hollow". During the second segment, Ky, Vyzz and Robin talk about their fav FFVII minigames, which ones they think will make it into the Remake, and how they may be re-imagined. At the end of the episode, they talk about what games they are currently playing! As always, thanks so much for listening, and don't forget to enter for the Physical Deluxe Edition GIVEAWAY!!

  • BONUS Episode: Soldier_1stClass Visits and Game Delay!! | Episode #006

    January 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    cosmo canyon, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy viir, gamers, gaming, gaming news, gaming podcast, jrpg, nerds, podcast, ps4, rpg, soldier, soldier_1stclass, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video games, woldier1stclass

    In this BONUS episode, special guest Soldier_1stClass joins Ky and Vyzz for a spoiler-free discussion about the FFVIIR leaks! Soldier_1stClass explains how the leaks affected him as an FFVIIR content creator, and gives his plan for the future of his YouTube channel! Soldier, Ky and Vyzz discuss the impacts the leaks have on Square Enix and Sony, and discuss the broader issue of cyber security in games. The second segment features a discussion about the FFVIIR delay, as well as some speculation about the reason why it was delayed. At the end of the episode, they talk about what games they are currently playing and also explain the details behind an exciting GIVEAWAY! As always, thanks so much for listening!

  • Spoiler-free Leak Discussion and a Giveaway!! | Episode #005

    January 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins
    cosmo canyon, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy viir, gamers, gaming, gaming news, gaming podcast, jrpg, nerds, podcast, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video games

    In this episode, Ky and Vyzz have a spoiler-free discussion about the FFVIIR demo leaks, and how the leaks may impact FFVIIR content creators, the developers, and the FFVIIR community as a whole. They discuss their thoughts on the leaks and how they intend to approach spoilers and leaks going forward on the podcast, and beyond! At the end of the episode, they do some fun speculation about when the demo may be released, and also explain the details behind an exciting GIVEAWAY! As always, thanks so much for listening!

  • VGA Trailer, Listener Mail, Demo Leaked?! | Episode #004

    December 30th, 2019  |  1 hr 44 mins
    cosmo canyon, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy podcast, final fantasy viir, gamers, gaming, gaming news, gaming podcast, jrpg, nerds, podcast, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video games

    In this episode, Kyrosis and Vyzz discuss their thoughts on the additional FFVIIR cast screenshots, the Cloud VGA trailer, and more! The second segment features a listener mail question about the funniest FFVII moments and if they will make it into the FFVII Remake, as well as a discussion on the recently leaked FFVIIR PSN Demo. They also talk about what they have been up to during the holiday season and what games they have been playing! Happy New Year to you all, and as always, thanks for listening!

  • Screens, Screens, Screens! | Episode #003

    December 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 40 mins
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    In this third episode, Kyrosis and Vyzz analyze and discuss their thoughts on the recently released FFVIIR screenshots. They also talk about the SE FFVIIR development team interview, featuring a discussion on some interesting information outlined in the article. The second segment includes new information from the Famitsu article and a brief discussion about news and when we might see another trailer released!

  • Top Emotional Moments | Episode #002

    November 25th, 2019  |  1 hr 47 mins
    cosmo canyon, cosmo canyon observatory, ff7, ff7r, ffvii, ffviir, final fantasy, final fantasy 7r, final fantasy viir, gamers, gaming, gaming news, gaming podcast, jrpg, nerds, podcast, ps4, rpg, the reunion, the reunion podcast, the reunion: an ffviir podcast, video games

    In this second episode, Kyrosis and Vyzz talk about their top emotional moments they are looking forward to in the Remake and the impact these specific moments had on each of them during their initial play-through of FFVII! Join them as they discuss how these scenes played out in the original FFVII, while speculating how they may appear in the Remake. The second segment features a discussion about the open world aspect of FFVIIR-2 and beyond, as well as their thoughts on some recent news about FFVIIR!