Ace Attorney / Gyakuten Saiban series
Group DescriptionGyakuten Saiban or Ace Attorney as it is known in the west, is a series of adventure games that take place in the courtroom. Players assume the role of a defense lawyer (Phoenix Wright in the first games, later Apollo Justice), as he examines witnesses' testimony and picks apart their lies and inconsistencies. Part of the games also take place on the field, and Phoenix/Apollo will get a chance to explore places like the crime scene, in an attempt to gather up more evidence to arm himself with.
SalesAccording to publisher Capcom, the Ace Attorney franchise, numbering 20 titles across several mediums, including films, has sold around 5.3 million units worldwide (as of June 31, 2015).
Front cover for Gyakuten Saiban
Front cover for Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
Front cover for Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney
Front cover for Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth
Front cover for Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy
Screenshot from Gyakuten Saiban
Screenshot from Gyakuten Kenji 2
Screenshot from Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
Screenshot from Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney
Screenshot from Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth