Monday, January 17th, 2022

Ace Attorney fans voted for their favorite characters and cases-do you agree?

Like all the best franchises the game offers, Ace Attorney boasts a memorable cast of characters and lots of plot points that, in retrospect, should tickle the bones of nostalgia. So it’s appropriate that fans of the series were asked to think about all the games released so far and vote for their favorites.

The vote was sponsored by Famitsu, a Japanese magazine, and a total of 1,394 responses were recorded.Topics include favorite characters, lawyers, prosecutors, cases, and even favorite mascots. All Nintendo I shared a complete list of votes. Do you agree with these rankings?


Favorite Ace Attorney character

1. Miles Edgeworth – 537 votes
2. Phoenix Wright – 464 votes
3. Mayafei – 264 votes
4. Kazuma Asogi – 194 votes
5. Apollo Justice – 161 votes
6. Godot – 143 votes
7. Sick Baroque – 141 votes
8. Franziska von Karma-133 votes
9. Herlock Sholmes – 107 votes
10. Ryunosuke Naruhodo – 99 votes

Favorite lawyer (hero)

1. Phoenix Wright – 735 votes
2. Ryunosuke Naruhodo – 222 votes
3. Apollo Justice – 193 votes
4. Mia Fey – 128 votes
5. Athena Cykes – 61 votes

Favorite deputy lawyer

1. Kazuma Asogi – 371 votes
2. Diego Armando – 292 votes
3. Gregory Edgeworth – 183 votes
4. Ryutaro Naruhodo – 180 votes
5. Raymond Shields – 142 votes

Favorite partner

1. Mayafei – 558 votes
2. Herlock Sholmes – 188 votes
3. Naruhodo Minu – 136 votes
4. Susato Mikotoba – 134 votes
5. Faraday – 87 votes

Favorite prosecutor

1. Miles Edgeworth – 547 votes
2. Sick Baroque – 175 votes
3. Godot – 139 votes
4. Franziska von Karma-137 votes
5. SebastianDebeste-83 votes

Favorite client

1. Rally Butts – 230 votes
2. Soseki Natsume – 228 votes
3. Iris – 130 votes
4. Inspector Lestrade – 83 votes
5. Maximum Galactica – 82 votes

Favorite witness

1. Wendy Old Bag – 202 votes
2. Polly (Parrot) – 88 votes
3. Rally Butts – 46 votes
4. Dick gum shoe – 38 votes
5. Satoru Hosonaga – 35 votes

Favorite mascot

1. Blue Badger – 293 votes
2. Steel Samurai – 232 votes
3. Missile – 176 votes
4. Polly – 92 votes
5. Wagahai – 62 votes

The most memorable case

1. Ace Attorney: Ace Attorney-Ace Attorney-Episode of Trial and Tribulation 5-660 votes
2. Phoenix Light: Ace Attorney Episode 4 – 331 votes
3. Great Ace Attorney 2: Settle Episode 5 –299 votes
4. Ace Attorney: Ace Attorney-Justice in All Episode 4-255 votes
5. Phoenix Light: Ace Attorney Episode 5 – 167 votes
6. Ace Attorney Investigation 2 Episode 5–159 votes
7. Ace Attorney: Ace Attorney-Justice in All Episode 3-158 votes
8. Phoenix Light: Ace Attorney Episode 2 – 129 votes
9. Ace Attorney: Adventure Episode 2 – 128 votes
10. Ace Attorney: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice Episode 5 – 115 votes


If you feel like voting, we actually have our own list of the best Ace Attorney games ever, ranked by your lovely Nintendo Life readers. Feel free to jump in and influence your rankings!