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Capcom has a 'big surprise' in store for E3


And here's the rest of the lineup
Jun 06
At first glance, Capcom's E3 2013 lineup feels lighter than expected. There's the usual Lost Planet 3, DuckTales: Remastered, Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara, and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, as expected. Yes, ... read
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New Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies trailer, 'nuff said


GO, GO, STEEL SAMURAI!
Jun 01
In yesterday's special Japan-only Nintendo Direct, Capcom shared additional details on the upcoming Monster Hunter 4 and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies. For the latter, we've got a brand new trailer to salivat... read

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy HD on App Store now


Pointing is rude
May 30
Capcom says that Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy HD is now on Apple's App Store, ready for you to download for your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. You'll get the first three games -- Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, ... read
Nintendo Direct

Nintendo to detail Monster Hunter 4 and Ace Attorney 5


Juicy details coming in this week's Nintendo Direct
May 28
In an upcoming dual-game specific Nintendo Direct, Nintendo will be talking about two highly anticipated titles: Monster Hunter 4 and Ace Attorney 5. The broadcast will be in Japanese and takes place on May 31, which is ... read
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Capcom explains digital-only Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies


Why North America and Europe aren't getting a boxed copy
May 15
When Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies leaves Japan this fall, it'll be available exclusively through the 3DS eShop. This reality of the publishing business has been met with backlash from some percentage of fans ... read
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Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies gets a Japanese web demo


A Flash demo? How quaint!
May 15
Capcom has finally slapped a proper localized title onto Ace Attorney 5, hereby known as Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies, and will be bringing it out West this fall. Unfortunately, it will be an eShop-only relea... read
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Take that! Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies out this fall


If crazy lawyer hijinks are wrong, I don't want to be Wright
May 13
Formerly known only as Ace Attorney 5 in the west, the upcoming game in the wacky lawyer adventure series has a new name: Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies. Not only that, but it will see its digital release in t... read
Ace Attorney 5

Ace Attorney 5 bundles include finger-pointing statue


Also included is a nifty pouch themed after Wright's pimpin' suit
Apr 18
For Phoenix Wright's grand return to the courtroom in Japan this summer, Capcom has put together a number of limited edition bundles to sell on the e-Capcom store. For ¥9990 (~$102), you get a copy of the game, three alte... read
Ace Attorney 5

Ace Attorney 5 releases this July in Japan


No Western date announced just yet
Apr 11
The dynamic trio of Phoenix Wright, Mr. Grumpy Gus, and Chick with a Care Bear Stare is set to invade your 3DS this summer -- if you live in Japan, that is. In a post about an upcoming Nico Nico Q&A session, Capcom accide... read
Ace Attorney 5

Ace Attorney 5 heroine uses emotions to solve her cases


Kizuki Kokone listens to the 'Heart's Testimony'
Mar 18
Ace Attorney 5 features a female protagonist, as you might have gathered from screenshots and trailers. A new member of the Wright Anything Agency, Kizuki Kokone studied law in the United States and endeavors to use... read
Apollo Justice art

Apollo Justice is a hardcore badass


The art community loves Apollo's new 'tude
Mar 14
The second that news hit about Apollo Justice's makeover for the upcoming Ace Attorney 5, web artists like Umberon went nuts with the concept. Apollo's trying to pull a Raiden over here! You sneaky devil! Speaking of Raiden, ... read
Ace Attorney 5

Apollo Justice confirmed for Ace Attorney 5


He's taken some battle damage
Mar 12
Though they come few and far between, some say that Ace Attorney 4 is their favorite game in the series. These fans were rightfully disappointed to see Phoenix Wright return to the starring role in Ace Attorney 5. W... read

TGS: Phoenix Wright 5 is beautiful but impenetrable by me


Sep 21
One of the absolute worst things about coming to Japan and not knowing the language is being faced with the opportunity to play a new game from a series you love and not understand a goddamn thing that's going on. Such was th... read

Professor Layton and Ace Attorney are unique within the puzzle/adventure genre, but both share enough in common with each other to make for a perfect crossover game. Not since Marvel vs. Capcom and Kingdom Hearts have dedicat... read feature

TGS: Ace Attorney 5 trailer is ... OBJECTION!


Sep 19
Okay, that headline made no sense, but an interrupting "OBJECTION!" joke has to appear somewhere in a post about Ace Attorney, right? This hot trailer from the new 3DS Ace Attorney game just came out of TGS, and, boy, does i... read

TGS: New trailer for Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney


Sep 19
Direct from TGS 2012 comes this new trailer for upcoming 3DS game Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney! And it has actual gameplay! When I first heard Capcom and Level 5 were teaming up to make this game, I thought I was dreami... read

Capcom thinks Ace Attorney fan game box art is for real


Sep 11
"That's Our Capcom! Coming soon to ABC Family!" Capcom is notorious for its printing errors and spelling gaffes. If it's not using watermarked images for its slip covers, it's failing to run a simple spell check on in-game di... read

The latest issue of Famitsu has confirmed that Ace Attorney 5 is in development for the 3DS, and like the headline says, Phoenix Wright is back in the spotlight. After the recent Ace Attorney movie (also starring Ph... read feature


I'm sure fans won't have any...objections to all three Phoenix Wright games coming to iPhone and iPad this fall. Capcom says that the DS games will be bumped up and remastered for iOS devices later this year. You'll be able t... read feature

Movie Review: Ace Attorney


Jul 14
Destructoid's friendly, neighborhood movie site Flixist is covering the Japan Cuts Film Festival in New York all this week (along with the New York Asian Film Festival all last week) and to kick off the events they've got an ... read

Synthpop Phoenix Wright music video is so money


May 28
The Ace Attorney series, other than being damn brilliant, lends itself well (almost too well) to parody. The character portraits, limited animation frames, and backgrounds can be easily arranged in all manner of configuratio... read

Ace Attorney Investigations 2 localization still possible


Apr 29
Despite its cult status here in the US, the Ace Attorney series sorta vanished for us. Following the release of spin-off title Ace Attorney Investigations in February 2010, Capcom Japan decided to close up the goodie room. We... read

Ace Attorney film to premiere at Cali's AM2 convention


Feb 15
["Phoenix X Edgeworth" by GyakuSaiLove] Want to catch one of the first US premiers of Takashi Miike's Ace Attorney movie? Then you're going to want to hop on a plane and fly to Anaheim, California, this summer. During the Ani... read

Ace Attorney wants to make sure you 'Hold it!'


Feb 02
Wipe away any Objection!-able material with this bizarrely fun Ace Attorney toilet paper. There are a few goodies being released as a promotion to Takashi Miike's film, but the one I'm gunning for is ... read

What a glorious week it's been so far! First, Ace Attorney 5 is a really real thing, and now this bit of concentrated awesome. What do we have in store for tomorrow? Localization confirmation of Professor Layton vs. Ace Attor... read feature

The DTOID Show: Fat Mega Man, bad Zynga & Ace Attorney 5


Jan 30
Hey guys! We're back again. With a show for your faceholes. Remember last week when social gaming behemoth Zynga got busted for ripping off an indie iOS title? Well, it happened again. We've got some good news too: Capcom is... read

Please, try to contain yourselves! Technically, only Gyakuten Saiban 5 has been announced with no word on an international release. Capcom kept Ace Attorney Investigations 2 from us; those butts in Japan better not hold out o... read feature


This entire week, we have covered our most anticipated 2012 games for the 360, PS3, Wii, and PC. Now it's time for Tony Ponce and I to enter the hardcore, baby-making world of portables. With the Nintendo DS going out with a ... read feature

Why, yes! The Ace Attorney movie is looking awesome!


Dec 31
What better way to round out the year than by posting a few stills from the upcoming Ace Attorney movie directed by Takashi Miike? I think we've all heard about this project by now; no need to repeat the details all over agai... read

I've never been so taken aback by the level of dedication present in a game-to-movie adaptation. The trailer for the Ace Attorney film just is the first Ace Attorney game. Giant red afros on Japanese ladies, full b... read feature







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