Something for the Legal IT Weekend: Twelve Absent Men, a satirical courtroom adventure game

12 absent menFancy indulging in a bit more law in your spare time?
With comedic characters, Twelve Absent Men, a satirical courtroom drama game coming to mobile on Android and iOS in November, asks you to confound the witness and outwit the state prosecutor in this race to a not guilty verdict.
Inspired by the legal drama genre, the game claims to combine elements of satire and humour with the seriousness of a court of law. It is self-aware in following the “mythic” traits of legal dramas: that law is comedic, justice is swift, the right side always wins and judges have an (almost) infinite amount of patience.
Sounds about right to us. Here’s the YouTube vid: