This may come as a surprise to many, given the history of the franchise from Capcom, with s. The Ace Attorney series catalog in English now contains no less than five titles, all appear on the DS and other platforms, including Nintendo’s WiiWare and iPhone.From the Nintendo DS version of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney in 2005, Capcom has released all the Ace Attorney games in Japanese and English. In a recent Ask Capcom video, the company has confirmed that the last game of the series, a sequel to Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth, will not be localized for the English version.
There seems to be little hope of seeing the DS version of the game last published in English. If the game can appear in English for download in the future? The fans, hopefully.
This could be the content posted on any other platform somewhere down the line? Perhaps, but there is nothing for me to speak on this front. I know there are fans that would like and I’ll be sure to explore the ways that might occur in a sustainable manner in the future with our strategy and R & D team, but no promises.
Some fans suspect that the video ad, which provided no explanation for the decision, maybe just a late April Fools Joke. Unfortunately, it seems that the ad was really legitimate, according to a post by Capcom vice president of business development Christian Svensson on Capcom’s official forums: