Japanese media reported on Tuesday that noted psychologist Akira Tago passed away of interstitial pneumonia on March 6. The professor emeritus at Chiba University was known for his best-selling quiz book series Atama no Taiso (brain exercises), and to gamers around the world for creating the puzzles in the Professor Layton series. More after the jump.
While it may not be the kind of platform that gets Professor Layton fans as excited as can be, the next game in the series was announced during the Level-5 Vision 2015 event. There had previously been talk of another Nintendo 3DS entry, but it looks like Professor Layton 7 is destined for smartphones. More after the jump.
Two of the greatest minds in gaming team up to take on a supernatural threat! The Professor Layton and Ace Attorney games on their own are two great tastes, but do they taste great together? That's what Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney hopes to find out--hit the jump for our full review!
Nintendo has released the English-language launch trailer for "Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney," which released as physical and digital copies on Friday. What kind of hijinks do you have to look forward to if you pick up the game? Hit the jump for more!
Japan, Europe, and Australia have all seen releases of Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney come and go, and now it's finally North America's turn. Nintendo set the Level-5/Capcom collaboration for August 29, and you can see another preview in the E3 2014 trailer after the jump.
Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is coming to 3DS in the west soon, with Europe receiving the crossover game first on February 28. The fun won't end when the credits roll, either, since players will be able to access free DLC once the main story is completed. Read on for more.
North America might be last in line when it comes to getting Layton's latest (and final?) adventure, but Nintendo finally announced release details for the puzzler. Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy arrives in North America on February 28, and you can prime yourself for its story after the jump.
As unveiled at Level-5's Vision 2013 conference, a new Professor Layton game is coming to 3DS, iOS, and Android, but this one takes yet another departure from tradition. Chief among those differences is the lack of Layton himself in the upcoming RPG-puzzler, which is titled Layton 7. More after the jump.
One of the best parts of today's Nintendo Direct presentation was finally getting some westward-bound word regarding Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney. The crossover 3DS game is now set for a 2014 debut in North America and Europe. Peep the trailer after the jump.
Professor Layton is getting ready to embark on what Level-5 is calling his final adventure in Professor Layton and the Azran Legacies. It remains to be seen just how final it is, but you can see Layton and co. embark on their journey in the latest promo after the jump.
Professor Layton and the Azran Legacies, the final entry in Level-5's Layton prequel trilogy, is set to arrive on 3DS in Japan on February 28, and a new promotional clip shows some of the puzzling action to come. Watch as Layton and co. free a frozen girl, explore in an airship, and more after the jump.
Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney is out now for Nintendo 3DS in Japan, but that hasn't stopped Level-5 from sharing more clips. The latest videos showcase the game's prologue, a pair of adventure sections, and two doses of courtroom action. Watch as puzzles are solved and witnesses are examined after the jump!
Lately we've been seeing various clips that show off individual aspects of Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney, which is due out tomorrow, November 29, on Nintendo 3DS in Japan. The latest full promo has it all, though, from animation by Bones to glimpses at the courtroom action, puzzles, and more.
Last time we got a look at the adventure portion of Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney, and this time Level-5 and Capcom's heroes are taking us to court. Watch as Layton and Wright examine multiple witnesses in the clip after the jump.