|“||Passepartout, did you say your name was? What a curious appellation!||”|
Jules Verne is a character who appears at the beginning of the journey around the world on the Amphitrite Express , starting from the second playthrough.
Background[edit | edit source]
Verne was a French novelist, poet and playwright and author of Around the World in Eighty Days, the novel on which 80 Days is based.
His appearance in the game is a cameo that pays homage to his work being the origin of the game.
Character[edit | edit source]
Verne appears interested in Passepartout and his own journey and character, alluding to him being a character of his own creation. His dialogue mentions his dislike of romance being the centre of novels and interest in realistic, accurate fiction.
Role[edit | edit source]
Verne can be encountered if the player immediately chooses the 'converse' option while aboard the Amphitrite Express, having a brief conversation with him about routes and his craft.