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Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney (Nintendo DS)

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Description

It's seven years after the events seen in Trials and Tribulations, and Phoenix Wright has shouted his last "Objection!". Taking his place in the court is a new Ace Attorney, the young rookie, Apollo Justice. Does he have what it takes to clear his clients of their guilt?

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney is the fourth game in the Ace Attorney series, and the first to be designed from the ground up for the Nintendo DS. In addition to the now-familiar courtroom action and investigation, Apollo also gets to take part in forensic investigation, such as taking plaster casts and dusting for prints. Players can also examine their inventory in three dimensions, as clues can sometimes be hidden out of normal sight.

Apollo also has a special talent - the ability to perceive people's nervous habits. If a witness' testimony appears to be rock solid, Apollo can still crack it by taking note of their nervous habit that they perform whenever they're lying, and catch them in the act by shouting out "GOTCHA!".

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Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Nintendo DS There are a lot of colorful characters in the game, including this affable, but dangerous wife of a mafia boss.
Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Nintendo DS Dramatic closeup.
Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Nintendo DS Another cross-examination. The bracelet icon lights up whenever Apollo has a chance to use his Perceive ability. (Also, Ema's pouting is so adorable.)
Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Nintendo DS The judge is expecting an answer, and your life bar is going to take a hit if you make the wrong choice.

Alternate Titles

  • "Gyakuten Saiban 4" -- Japanese title

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The Press Says

1UP Feb 19, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
4Players.de May 30, 2008 83 out of 100 83
UOL Jogos Jun 03, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpy Feb 25, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gamestyle Mar 08, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Video Game Talk Feb 20, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Jeuxvideo.com May 09, 2008 16 out of 20 80
Gamekult Mar 31, 2008 7 out of 10 70
PlayDevil Aug 24, 2008 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Aventura y Cía Jun 01, 2008 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

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Trivia

Borginia

The fictional country of Borginia mentioned in this game and Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth was also featured in Dino Crisis. It was called the Borginian Republic, and the game's setting was Ibis Island which was referred to as being part of the Republic. It was also presented as an antagonistic power.

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Ben K (23103) added Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney (Nintendo DS) on Feb 21, 2008