Phoenix Wright has been confirmed as a movie, and no it won’t be animated, it will be live action. The Japanese production will star Hiroki Narimiya as Ryuichi Naruhodo (the Japanese name of Phoenix Wright).

The director of the film will be Takashi Miike, who also did Audition, Ichi the Killer, One Missed Call, and 13 Assassins among many, many other films. CG will be used to emphasize all of the series over-the-top legal moments.