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Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth (Nintendo DS)

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After returning from a business trip overseas, prosecutor Miles Edgeworth enters his office to discover that something has been well as a corpse! With his faithful (but slightly dimwitted) detective partner, Dick Gumshoe, as well as his own sharp mind, this is one criminal that will regret being so brash as to cross Prosecutor Edgeworth!

In Ace Attorney Investigations, you become Phoenix Wright's prosecuting rival, Miles Edgeworth. Unlike previous Ace Attorney games, you do not take part in courtroom battles. Instead, you examine crime scenes, collect evidence and counter-argue inconsistent theories as to how the crime took place. Exploring specific locations in crime scenes will make Edgeworth store an idea in his memory, under a "Logic" section. When enough ideas are formed, the player can link up related ideas up to prove that new evidence is relevant or to form a counterargument.


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Alternate Titles

  • "逆転検事" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Gyakuten Kenji" -- Japanese title
  • "AAI: ME" -- Common abbreviated title

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The Press Says

RPGFan Mar 02, 2010 87 out of 100 87
NintendoWorldReport Feb 16, 2010 8.5 out of 10 85
3D Juegos Feb 23, 2010 8.2 out of 10 82
Worth Playing Feb 19, 2010 8.2 out of 10 82
Pocket Gamer UK Feb 26, 2010 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Feb 16, 2010 8 out of 10 80 Gaming Portal Mar 01, 2010 76 out of 100 76
Game Shark Mar 02, 2010 B 75
SOS Gamers May 25, 2010 75 out of 100 75
Level 7 Apr 02, 2010 6 out of 10 60


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References: Predecessors

Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth features many references to the previous games in the series.

There are a couple of cameos as well. Winston Payne, the persecutor from the first cases of all the other games; Sal Manella, the creator of the Steel Samurai; and Lotta Hart, the wannabe photo-journalist, make guest appearances. Phoenix Wright, Maya Fey and Pearl Fey also make a quick cameo.
Ben K (22952) added Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth (Nintendo DS) on Feb 19, 2010