The Great Ace Attorney 2 Launches August 3 in Japan

Capcom has announced the Japanese release date for The Great Ace Attorney 2.

The Nintendo 3DS sequel is set for an August 3rd release in Japan, with a price set to 5.546 yen on the eShop and 5,800 yen at retail. Featured above, you can view a brief trailer for the game, which shows a few snippets of gameplay.

The game is set within imperial London during the 19th century, with players taking control of Phoenix Wright ancestor Ryunosuke Naruhodo. You’ll be able to handle court cases and mysteries with a variety of characters, including the legendary Sherlock Holmes.

A western release isn’t planned for The Great Ace Attorney 2just like its predecessor. The latest numbered entry in the core series, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Spirit of Justice (or Ace Attorney 6 in Japan) was released back in September of last year in both North America and Europe.


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