Ace Attorney Anime Adaptation Announced for April 2016

During Capcom’s stage at the 2015 Tokyo Game Show, the Japanese publisher and developer have announced an anime adaptation of their popular Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) series. The anime itself has been revealed to be premiering in April next year.


Not much is currently known about the upcoming anime adaptation.  Though the main characters that were revealed in the image above includes Phoenix Wright, Maya Fey and Miles Edgeworth.


In addition to the anime, the next game installment was also announced, Ace Attorney 6 for the Nintendo 3DS. The game will take place in a mysterious country, rather than in Japan, but players will once again take control of Phoenix Wright.


Here is the first trailer for the game:

Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) is a series of adventure and visual novel-esque video games developed by Capcom. First developed in 2001 for the Gameboy Advance, the game involves players playing as defense attorney Phoenix Wright. The game revolves around two segments, trial and investigation, where players will have to try and examine all the clues, witnesses and come up with a conclusion. Since the first game, a total of 9 games have been released, with the latest being The Great Ace Attorney for the 3DS.


The Ace Attorney anime will be airing next April. The upcoming Ace Attorney 6 game will also be out in 2016 in Japan on the 3DS. Further information about the anime will be revealed in the upcoming months.

You can visit the game’s website here:
And follow the game’s Twitter: @Gyakuten_capcom

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