Ace Attorney

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Ace Attorney
GenresAdventure, visual novel
DevelopersCapcom
PublishersCapcom
CreatorsShu Takumi
Platforms
First releasePhoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
12 October 2001[1]
Latest releaseDai Gyakuten Saiban 2: Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Kakugo
3 August 2017[2]

Ace Attorney, known as Gyakuten Saiban (逆転裁判, lit. "Turnabout Trial") in Japan, is a video game series made by Capcom, with games released on the Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, and Nintendo 3DS. The series is a visual novel style courtroom drama where a rookie defense attorney must get their falsely accused client a not guilty verdict and find the true culprit.

Games[change | change source]

Release timeline
2001Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
2002Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Justice for All
2003
2004Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Trials and Tribulations
2005
2006
2007Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney
2008
2009Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth
2010
2011Ace Attorney Investigations 2
2012Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
2013Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Dual Destinies
2014
2015Dai Gyakuten Saiban: Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Bōken
2016Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Spirit of Justice
2017Dai Gyakuten Saiban 2: Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Kakugo

The first Ace Attorney game was released in Japan in 2001. The game, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney was made for the Game Boy Advance. In 2005, the game was released outside of Japan for the first time. This was with a Nintendo DS version of the game.[3] Right now, the series has six main games and five spin-off games.

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References[change | change source]

  1. "逆転裁判 まとめ (GBA)". Famitsu (in Japanese). Archived from the original on 11 October 2015. Retrieved 11 February 2020.
  2. "『大逆転裁判2 -成歩堂龍ノ介の覺悟-』発売日が8月3日に決定【Nintendo Direct】". Famitsu (in Japanese). Enterbrain. 13 April 2017. Archived from the original on 13 April 2017. Retrieved 11 February 2020.
  3. Ressler, Karen (18 December 2015). "Ace Attorney Anime's Cast, Staff Announced (Updated)". AnimeNewsNetwork. Retrieved 11 February 2020.

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