For $200 you can find better bindings. And the toe strap is completely redesigned for next year. Think 2009 Cartels, but the gap in between the two straps is twice the size.
I didn't get to try the Unions, they were the only company that gave me gripe about not having test credentials despite the fact I was at SIA. Well done, you made changes people have been asking for, you should be getting as many people on the redesign as possible.
Better than Forces for same or less $$:
Go ahead, drink that kool-aid.
FS: Forum Sauce 142 $200 plus shipping
FS: Flux SE30 $75 plus shipping