Professor Layton and the Last Specter� is the fourth game in the Professor Layton series. It kicks off a prequel trilogy, taking place about 3 years before the first game, Professor Layton and the Curious Village�.

Before he was a world-renowned archaeologist, Hershel Layton was just your typically brilliant university professor and distinguished English gentleman. But when the Professor receives a cryptic letter from an old friend, he and his new assistant must stop a berserk phantom from destroying a rustic, peaceful, idyllic village. Witness the first meeting between Layton and his apprentice, Luke, as you solve your way through an eerie web of puzzling intrigue in the premiere installment of the Professor Layton saga!

The latest game features more puzzles than ever before and takes gamers back to where Luke and Laura first meet. Plus, gamers get the bonus Professor Layton's London Life� RPG with 100+ hours of additional content.

  • Platform: Nintendo DS™
  • Release Date: 10/17/2011
  • Category: Puzzle Adventure
  • Players: 1
  • Developer: Level 5, Inc.
  • ESRB Rating: E10+ (Alcohol Reference, Mild Suggestive Themes, Mild Violence, Simulated Gambling)
  • Languages: English
  • Accessories: None
  • Connections: Nintendo� Wi-Fi Connection- Downloadable Puzzles (for a limited time) and Tag Mode