Ace Attorney Anime Announced, To Premiere In April 2016
Ace attorney which start as a visual novel and has been developed across diverse media include drama CDs and games, is finally becoming an anime.
During a special stage presentation for Ace Attorney 6 at TGS, CAPCOM announced at the Tokyo Game Show 2015 on Thursday that Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) courtroom battle game franchise (Gyakuten Saiban) is getting a TV anime adaptation which will begin airing in April 2016.
The story of Ace attorney is concepted around a game called “Ace Attorney” in which players assume the role of adefense attorney in a fictional courtroom setting, which is based on the Japanese legal system, to strive to find their clients “not guilty” using investigation, evidence, and cross-examination to prove their case. The series primarily focuses on the main protagonist, Phoenix Wright, a passionate lawyer who seeks out the truth and defends his clients to the end, with later games sometimes featuring other protagonists. (Source: wikipedea)
CAPCOM has released the game for the first time in 2001 on Game Boy advance, then were ported to the Nintendo DS, and shipped in Japan and in the West in 2005.
CAPCOM is developing Ace Attorney 6 for the Nintendo 3DS, and annouced during the Tokyo Game Show 2015 that the game will ship in Japan in 2016, and also plans to ship the game to the West.
Ace Attorney 6 TGS 2015 Promo Show: