New Professor Layton announced for 3DS

Hershel Layton's last adventure coming in 2013.

Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino took center stage during today’s Nintendo Direct broadcast to announce the latest entry in the Professor Layton series.

Hershel Layton’s final adventure, Professor Layton Chou Bunmei to A no Isan (translation: Professor Layton and the Legacy of Advanced Civilization A) will launch in 2013 with all-new puzzles for 3DS and 3DS XL. Set one year following the events of the previous Layton, it begins after Layton receives a message from someone who claims to have discovered a live mummy.

Watch the Nintendo Direct footage below. Access the game’s official site here.

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