The long-rumoured Phoenix Wright character for Capcom's Marvel vs Capcom 3 turns out to be true, with the really good attorney confirmed to be part of the roster for the upcoming Ultimate edition.

Joining the Ace Attorney star is Marvel superhero Nova, capable of zapping enemies with energy beams.

The unusual duo join already confirmed new characters, Doctor Strange, Firebrand, Ghost Rider, Hawkeye, Nemesis T-Type, Iron Fist, Strider Hiryu, Rocket Raccoon, Vergil and Dead Rising zombie smasher Frank West.