Ace Attorney Wiki
Advertisement
Ace Attorney Wiki
Wagahai
Image Gallery
This article contains information about Ace Attorney media that has been
recently released and thus likely contains spoilers!
Steel Samurai.png
The information in this article comes from a game, demo, or other media that has been recently released worldwide. This article may need input from an editor who has personal experience with the media in question. If you have, you can help the Ace Attorney Wiki by expanding this article. Please heed the manual of style when adding information.

Readers of this page should be aware that this article likely contains MAJOR SPOILERS concerning the media in question.

You have been warned!

Wagahai was Soseki Natsume's pet calico cat.

Name[]

  • "Wagahai" comes from "Wagahai wa Neko de Aru" (吾輩は猫である), the original Japanese title of the novel I Am a Cat by the real-life Soseki Natsume. "Wagahai" itself is a very haughty first-person pronoun in Japanese, as the novel is a satirical story about Japanese society during the Meiji period written from the point of view of a supercilious house cat.

Trivia[]

  • Wagahai is referred to as a male cat during The Adventure of the Unspeakable Story, but is proven to be female during the end credits. It would have been extremely unlikely for Wagahai to be male, for the X chromosome is what is linked to the genetic determination of a calico cat's coat colors with one color linked to the maternal X chromosome and the other linked the the paternal X chromosome. Male calico cats do exist, but they are invariably the result of genetic syndromes such as Klinefelter syndrome (which results in a male with two X chromosomes and, in most cases, sterility). Other anomalies can also result in a male calico such as genetic chimerism or a spontaneous mutation of the skin cells of a developing kitten, but these are very rare.
Pleeeeeeeease expand meeeeeeee!
Ron-shouting.gif This article is a stub or is otherwise incomplete. You can help the Ace Attorney Wiki by expanding it.
Advertisement