* Half of ''VisualNovel/ApolloJusticeAceAttorney'' is about Apollo being manipulated by [[TheChessmaster Phoenix]] in his bid to reform the justice system and clear his own name. It starts when Phoenix is framed for murder by [[spoiler:his "friend", Kristoph Gavin]], whom he calls to defend him in court, but then get suspicious when Kristoph lets slip something about the death in the call, so he insists on having ''Apollo'' defend him instead, intending to [[spoiler:manipulate the trial to get Apollo to prove Gavin did it]]. And since [[spoiler:Apollo has now put his own boss in jail for murder]] this means Phoenix is now able to take Apollo under his wing to groom as his successor. Phoenix has come a long way since the first game.
** In case 1-5, the [[PhoenixWright main character]] himself pulled a beautiful one against [[spoiler: Damon Gant. He used a legal loophole to withhold an evidence that would have otherwise cleared Gant of the murder. The angry Gant then confessed about everything short of the murder itself to get himself off the hook. Then Wright shows the evidence, which made said confession to incriminate him of the murder.]]
** In case 1-5, the
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