Higgins is a Portia town builder and the biggest of your four rivals. He constantly holds Top Place on the Workshop Rank.
Higgins hails from a poor family on the outskirts of Portia. From a young age, Higgins learned the connection between money and status, vowing to make as much money as he can and never let his family be poor again. Higgins became a madman workaholic Builder on a mission, which is to be number one no matter the cost or method.
Due to his position as rival, Higgins' relationship with the player will always be "nemesis". As such, Higgins cannot gain relationship points, receive gifts, play Rock, Paper, Scissors, or any other social interactions. Higgins can be sparred with, however.
Furthermore, you can steal from Higgins' furnaces when there are metal bars visible in them. If Higgins sees you, he'll immediately spar you (which will cost you -15 stamina) but other than that, there are, currently, no consequences to stealing from him. Refined bars stolen will be downgraded to the previous tier, for example an Iron Bar will be picked up as Bronze Bar and Bronze Bars will become Copper Bars. This is likely for balancing reasons.
Higgins' preferences, if any, is unknown due to the fact that he cannot receive gifts from the player.
Higgins has no influence for having a certain level of relationship.
- Paces outside the Commerce Hall until 8:00 am when it opens. As soon as it's opened he dashes in and takes a commission off the board (usually the best one).
Higgins is eligible for sparring.
|“||You must be... the competition! Whatever! The more the merrier! Bring it on!|
|— Upon first meeting|
|“||Happy Solstice! What? Didn't see that one coming? We'll resume being competitors tomorrow.|
|— On Winter Solstice|