SEGA decided to release a brand new trailer for Lost Judgment during Gamescom 2021 as we get an extended look at the overall gameplay. This particular trailer goes a little more in-depth into private eye Yagami's latest case, delving more into how it has entangled his friends as well as some familiar foes. Despite having an alibi, Ehara is still a suspect for the murder of student-teacher Mikoshiba. Meanwhile, a group of masked rogues has appeared to be personally targeting Yagami and his allies for getting too close to finding out what may really be going on. It will be up to you to figure out how the two incidents are connected. But, is it possible that more than one suspect or group is involved in the Mikoshiba case? Enjoy the trailer as the game officially drop on September 24th.
December 2021, Tokyo district court. Akihiro Ehara stands accused of groping a woman on a crowded train. A bystander's video footage of his attempt to flee the scene and subsequent apprehension is all over the news, and public outcry demands a maximum sentence.
"Three days ago, a dead body was found in an abandoned building in Yokohama. Have you identified it yet?" he proclaims as confusion cuts through the court room.
His defense lawyer, Saori Shirosaki, has no doubt that crucial details of the situation have been overlooked, as Ehara was not even tried for the murder. She contacts detective Takayuki Yagami to investigate this further. How could Ehara have committed two crimes at once? Was the sexual battery just a cover up? Has Ehara gamed the entire justice system? As victims surface and Yagami digs farther into the truth, he is faced with a question: Defend the law, or enact justice? From just a single stumble, one can become a monster…