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Capcom have confirmed that a live-action feature film based upon Nintendo DS title Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is currently underway.

The film, directed by Takashi Miike of “Crows Zero” and “Thirteen Assassins” fame, will star Hiroki Narimiya as Phoenix Wright, Takumi Saito as rival prosecutor Miles Edgeworth and Mirei Kiritani as Phoenix’s assistant and spirit medium Maya Fey.

Production is to be handled by Nippon Television Network Corporation, with Toho Co., Ltd to distribute the film with it currently being scheduled to release in early Spring 2012 across Japan.

Alex Seedhouse

Alex Seedhouse

After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.