Paulie's Home

Paulie's home

Map Paulie

Map of home

Paulie was made fun of as a skinny kid when he was growing up in Portia. This pushed him to become enamored in building up his body to become the strongest man in the city. Not satisfied with that, he also opened a furniture shop, because that's the manly thing to do.


Personal SummaryEdit

Paulie was born on Winter of Day 25 in Portia. Growing up, he was always mocked for being skinny, causing him to build his body to become the strongest man in Portia. Eventually, he also founded Best Brother furniture store, claiming that it was the manly thing to do.

Paulie also runs the furniture store in Portia, called Best Brother.

Physical Appearance Edit

Paulie has a bandaid on above his right eye, blue eyes , a cross shaped scar on his left cheek, and a beard, his head is bald and his hair is a light brown color. He wears a t-shirt with a dark blue outline and light blue center and a red and blue shark logo, green cargo shorts and blue boots. He wears a bandage on his right arm. His shorts are held by a brown belt and his waist is wrapped with another belt. This belt is used to carry a pistol for self defense and his wood carving tools for furniture making as seen on his icon. Though no gun or tools are on his in game model.

Related CharactersEdit

Paulie's closest connection in Portia is Mars, his Friend and the owner of the shop next door.


When befriending Paulie, his relationship network with other NPCs will also be affected, resulting in the player receiving favor points from those NPCs as well.


His home is in the same building as his shop (behind the green door at the top of a small set of stairs, beside his shop window) and is open from 7:00 AM to 21:00 PM.

Time Location

Time Location
18:30Leaves Best Brother to arrive at Peach Plaza by 19:45.
19:45Does curls and push-ups in Peach Plaza.
21:00Leaves Peach Plaza to arrive at

Time Location



Buddy StarStarStar 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2
Receive a 10% discount when consuming in the store
Friend StarStarStarStarStar 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2
Receive a 20% discount when consuming in the store
Good Friend StarStarStarStarStarStarStar 2Star 2Star 2Star 2
Receive a 25% discount when consuming in the store

Social InteractionsEdit

Interactions: Social talk Social gift Desire head icon Social spar Social RPS Social Invitation Social play Social date Social Dine Social interact Social photo Social Ride Social confession Social propose Social mission

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Social talk ChatEdit

First meeting
  • Social talk Welcome! Smallish builder! I sell furniture here in my store, so if you have any need for manly decors, you know where to find me.
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    Men should be as strong as me! Mars? Oh come on, he's not even close.
  • Social talk Once I said I wanted to be the strongest man in Portia, they all laughed. Then I said I wanted to run a furniture store, they laughed even more. But look who got the last laugh.

  • Social talk You better be careful, I'll show no mercy.
  • Social talk Let me show you my full power!
  • Social talk Alright, let's go! Bring it!
  • Social talk Come on, let's see what you got!
  • Social talk Challenging me? I'm game!
  • Social talk Okay...let's start!
  • Social talk I admire your courage! Fine, I'll play with you.
  • Social talk Already starting? I was going to do some stretching.
  • Social talk Let's rumble!
  • Social talk Hahah, What do you think of me now?
  • Social talk You're not hurt are you? Don't worry about it, practice makes perfect.
  • Social talk Haha, that was super fun! You are pretty good!
  • Social talk Perfection!
  • Social talk Of course I was going to win! You underestimated me!
  • Social talk You're far too weak.
  • Social talk Humph, go home and practice more.
  • Social talk Alright, I win!
  • Social talk So you're only so-so.
  • Social talk Ah, I got some bruises from that.
  • Social talk Never imagined I could lose.
  • Social talk Oh, defeat...
  • Social talk I'm getting a little tired...
  • Social talk You are the most powerful opponent I've ever met!
  • Social talk I lost...
  • Social talk Ah, ow, ow, ow!
  • Social talk Why are you so strong?
  • Social talk I'm going for the win next time.
  • Social talk You won, be proud of it!
  • Social talk Mercy, mercy!
  • Social talk What a pity! I will not lose next time!
  • Social talk That was awful, I'll remember this!

Talk about favorite foods
  • Social talk I'm eating less salty things now per the good doctor's advice.
  • Social talk The Portia Hot Pot is really good, it's got some unique seasonings found only in this city. Wanna try it?
  • Social talk I don't drink Red Tea because I can't sleep after that.
Ask about work
  • (How's the business going?)
    • Social talk Not bad, most of the folks in Portia recognize the quality of my furniture, so I get plenty of orders!
  • (What's it like making furniture?)
    • Social talk It helps me make money, it's simple, and it lets me exercise! What's not to like?
Casual talk
  • Social talk I've been around alright, Sandrock, Tallsky, Walnut Groove, you name it. But the most manly place is still here... no, no, not Portia. Inside my heart!
  • (What types of gifts do you like?)
    • Social talk That's a manly question! I, of course, would be interested in strong crafting material for my shop.
  • (What types of gifts do you like?)
    • Social talk As manly as I am, don't give me any clocks, the sound of the clock ticking drives me insane!
  • (You must be insanely strong!)
    • Social talk Yes I am! I have this workout regime, even got Mars to join in.
  • (You have a very useful store!)
    • Social talk Yeah, people don't mention that too often. They think I'm a muscle brain and that's all I got.

Winter Solstice
  • Social talk If you want to be manly, you've got to stuff this spicy stuff in your mouth and chew slowly! Wahaha!, hot!

Social gift GiftEdit

Console Note
The information below pertains to the PC version of My Time at Portia, and may differ from the console versions. Additionally, console-specific information may change in future updates.
Comments: Gifting values on non-universal gifts may currently be different on consoles.

Giving gifts to Paulie affects the player's relationship with Paulie. Every character has unique gift preferences.


  • Every giftable item, except for the items below, will have a Neutral (+1) effect when given to Paulie.
  • Gifts given on festival days and on Paulie's birthday will earn the player 2x and 3x relationship points, respectively, and will show a unique dialogue.
  • Values listed below are without The Giver skill, which gives an extra point.
  • Paulie likes Hardwood, unlike most who dislike it
  • Paulie feels neutral about Wood and Caterpillar, unlike most who dislike them
Social gift Gifting Items
Love      +25
Love      +15
Love      +12
Love        +10
Like        +8
Fan Fan
Ruby Ruby
Like        +6
Like        +5
Like        +4
Like        +3
Like        +2
Dislike        -1
Dislike        -2
Hate        -5
Listed values are without The Giver skill, which gives an extra point.

Gift values displayed on this chart are for the PC release of My Time at Portia and may not apply to the console releases.

Desire head icon DesiresEdit

The following items are desires, or wishes, which are randomly assigned to one or two NPCs per week. In the event that Paulie has a desire, gifting the wanted item will provide the higher tier points; otherwise, on non-desired events, the item gives the base point value. Some NPCs may desire an item that they do not normally like. The following items are desires, which are randomly assigned to one or two NPCs per week. In the event that this NPC has a desire, gifting the wanted item will provide the higher tier points; otherwise, on non-desired events, the item gives the base point value.

Desire head icon Desires
Desire icon
Llama SculptureLlama Sculpture
Desire icon
Wall LightWall Light
Desire icon
Simple DeskSimple Desk

Social spar SparEdit

Paulie can spar with the player up to three times per day.

Note that the level in the table below is Paulie's base level at the start of the game. Paulie's actual level can be higher because Paulie will level up over time.

Social spar
Level: 30
Relationship Rewards/losses
Round 1 2 3
Player Win
Prompt happy
Prompt happy
Prompt happy
Gols Gols
Apple Apple
Baked Bread Baked Bread
Herbal Juice Herbal Juice
Herbal Mixture Herbal Mixture
Herbs Herbs
Roasted Meat Roasted Meat
Player Lose
Prompt happy
Prompt happy
Prompt sad

Social RPS RPSEdit

Paulie can play RPS with the player up to three times per day.

Social photo PhotoEdit

Below is a gallery of Paulie's poses in group photos.


Social Invitation InvitationEdit

Occasionally, first thing in the morning, the player may leave their house to find Paulie outside, hoping to invite the player out for a date or play date.

Social play PlayEdit

Once the player has become buddies with Paulie, they can schedule a play date together.

Social date DateEdit

After the player has successfully confessed how they feel to Paulie, the player can schedule a romantic date with Paulie.

If the player chooses to dine at The Round Table with Paulie during a play date or date, it is recommended to order dishes Paulie will like. If asked before ordering, Paulie will sometimes tell the player exactly which dishes to order; other times, Paulie will just give little hints. In the event that Paulie does not specify the exact foods desired, the player should order between three and six dishes, depending on what hint Paulie gives. It is recommended to order each of those dishes from different courses, ex. ordering one Appetizer, Meat, Vegetable, Dessert, and Drink course each, rather than five Desserts.

Paulie's food preferences are:

Play date eat Dining
Prompt happy
Prompt sad
Menu icon appetizer
Menu icon main course
Main Course
Menu icon meat
Menu icon vegetable
Menu icon dessert
Menu icon drink

Social interact InteractEdit

As the player develops their relationship with Paulie, special interactions are unlocked, including Hug and Kiss.


A Time for Manly Tea
Help the injured Paulie make 3 Tea Tables.
Furniture Maker
Paulie has commissioned you to make some Copper Blades, you'll need to assemble a Grinder in your homestead to make them.


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