What is your position on crowd funded games? (e.g., Kickstarter, Early Access on Steam)

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Justice for All

Published by
Developed by
Released
Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Nintendo DS
78
4.0
Wii
...
4.0
Not an American user?

Description

Order in the court! Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney is back for more defense attorney action! Taking place a year after the events of the previous game, Phoenix encounters many faces from the previous game... some friends... some foes. Using your keen deduction skill, and armed with the evidence, you'll be able to guide Phoenix through four new cases as you pick apart witnesses' inconsistencies and lies.

Justice For All is an enhanced remake of Gyakuten Saiban 2, a courtroom simulation and adventure game. Players gather evidence and interrogate witnesses as they try to help Phoenix Wright prove his client's innocence. New to the sequel is the addition of "Psyche Locks", which cover a person when they are hiding a particularly dark secret. You'll need to break open these locks by presenting enough evidence to convince the person to tell the truth. In addition, Phoenix's courtroom blunders are now represented by a «soul energy» meter instead of set hit points. This means that some mistakes can cost you a lot more than others!

Like the previous DS version of the game, players can navigate through menus and items by using the stylus, as well as manage their inventory. Also available is the optional method of evidence presentation: you can actually shout out "HOLD IT!", "OBJECTION!" and "TAKE THAT!" into the microphone when you're ready to destroy the opposition's argument!

Screenshots

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Justice for All Nintendo DS Case 2: Looks like Maya is in trouble again.
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Justice for All Nintendo DS Using items
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Justice for All Nintendo DS Order! Order!
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Justice for All Nintendo DS Main character of the game

Alternate Titles

  • "逆転裁判 II" -- Alternate Japanese spelling
  • "逆転裁判2" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Gyakuten Saiban 2" -- Japanese title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

More of the same, for better or worse Nintendo DS Joshua J. Slone (4617)
Another Mediocre Adventure Game Nintendo DS ZenicReverie (1894)

The Press Says

Gamebrink Nintendo DS Jan 17, 2007 90 out of 100 90
GameCola.net Nintendo DS Aug, 2008 8.3 out of 10 83
Fragland.net Nintendo DS Apr 27, 2007 82.5 out of 100 82
Eurogamer.net (UK) Nintendo DS Nov 08, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Gamestyle Nintendo DS Dec 07, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Gaming Target Nintendo DS Nov 09, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Yahoo! Games Nintendo DS Jan 16, 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
G4 TV: The Electric Playground Nintendo DS 2007 7 out of 10 70
1UP Nintendo DS Jan 18, 2007 6 out of 10 60
PlayDevil Nintendo DS Jul 18, 2007 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

At one point in the game, Phoenix exclaims "Welllll, excuuuuse me, princess!" This was a catch phrase used by Link in the cartoon based on the NES game The Legend of Zelda.

Related Web Sites

  • Court Records (A large Ace Attorney / Gyakuten Saiban fansite containing news, multimedia, interviews, and fan creations.)
  • Hints for Justice For All (Question and answer hints provide the solutions, but with nudges first to give you a chance to solve the game's problems yourself.)
Contributed to by sgtcook (1234) and Ben K (23103)