As the credits rolled in Phoenix Wright 2, found that the producer was Atsushi Inaba, aka former CEO of Clover, current head of Seeds. Hideki Kamiya also worked with him on PW3, which makes me even more eager to get my hands on it.
Had i known that this series was by the creators of Okami, I would have gone rabid fangirl much sooner. As it is I am phoning around trying to find a store with a copy of PW3, while assembling my Phoenix & Miles paper dolls: http://kotaku.com/gaming/phoenix-wright/papercraft-phoenix-wright-256230.php
EDIT: Done with PW3: Trials & Tribulations, and was not as impressed as I was with the first two. The villains