A haunting pipe organ plays in the background. Phoenix Wright has found himself at the edge of the cliff, and is confronted by...a supersized Judge? There is no escape, as the Judge's humongous gavel shoots toward Phoenix. *SLAM*
- Time of Crime: September 6th, 6:28 PM
- Location: Expose Park
- Defendant: Maggey Byrde
- Victim: Dustin Prince
- Cause of death: Broken neck caused by a fall
- Murder weapon: None
- Defense Attorney: Phoenix Wright
- Prosecution Lawyer: Winston Payne
A defense attorney, and the protagonist of this game. As Phoenix prepares for the trial, he is knocked out by a fire extinguisher. He comes to... but has severe amnesia! Can you defend someone without even knowing what you are doing... or who you are!?
A policewoman and the defendant for this case. That's all you know about her. Maggey will tutor you through Court Mode in this case.
A policeman, and Maggey's boyfriend. He was murdered by an unknown person, suspected to be Maggey.
A prosecutor who used to be called "The Rookie Killer", but has since fallen from grace. He was also your first opponent of your career. You only face him in this first case.
A smug witness for this case. He claims to be a first-class college student, and brags about it all of the time.
A girl who claims to be your friend, but you don't even remember her.
Detective Dick Gumshoe
Gumshoe is a detective with the local police force. He had taken a liking to Maggey while he was training her.