New Ace Attorney confirmed to be a prequel thanks to Famitsu scan
New game announced to take place in the Meiji era where you play as Phoenix Wright's ancestor. Shu Takami is coming back to serve as the director.
Just announced from Famitsu is the new Ace Attorney game for the 3DS titled Dai Gyakuten Saiben: Ryuunosuke Naruhodu no Bouken which roughly translates to Big Ace Attorney: Ryuunosuke Wright's Adventure.
This new game will take place in the Meiji era in Japan and instead star new character Ryuunosuke Naruhodo, an ancestor to Ryuuichi Naruhodou. No other details are known at this time, but series creator Shu Takumi is coming back to serve as the director for this game.
Here's an image of the new protagonist.
I don't know how to feel about this. Shu will make sure that this game turns out to be good, but I'm still a bit worried. Maybe it'll be good. Have to wait and see.