Baron Augustus Reinhold as shown in Professor Layton and the Curious Village.
|Series||Professor Layton Series|
|First game||Professor Layton and the Curious Village|
Baron does not actually appear in the game itself. He is, however, frequently referenced and talked about. He is referred to as the Late Baron Reinhold many a time in the game. Throughout the game's storyline, Layton and Luke go to the Reinhold Manor many times. It is in this building Baron Reinhold's family is pondering about the treasure he left behind.
The baron was seen in flashbacks wearing a white shirt with lace and a bow tie, gray pants, and gray and black shoes. He also wore a red coat with blue trimming. He had brown hair and black eyes.
The late Baron Reinhold created St. Mystere and all its inhabitants for his daughter Flora. His love for Flora was so great, he devised an elaborate scheme to ensure that she wouldn't be alone after his death.
Baron Reinhold loved his daughter, Flora, very much so. He believed that to keep her safe he must build a village to protect her. He set out with one of his good and long-time friends named Bruno. Bruno had experience building and constructing machines. It was this expertise that got him hired to build the reidendts of this fair city. After all, the heart of a town is the people in it. A small bit west of Reinhold Manor, a small village emerged. It's name was St. Mystere. Some time in the game, a little girl is found a few times. She is, in fact, revealed as Flora, the late baron's only daughter.
Flora knew everything about the city, but possibly that all of the residents of St. Mystere. The baron wanted to hide some fo the terrible outside world from Flora until one day, when a man who could raise her properly. The person he was looking for not only had to be smart enough to pass through the riddles set before them, but also had to make Flora smile again. Flora found Layton, who passed each test he was given, as well as even saving Flora's life.