Gaston Martin is a character in Disco Elysium.
Background[edit | edit source]
A pétanque player, a lifelong arch-rival of René Arnoux, and a contrarian too, Gaston postures at being part of the union but in reality only has a small role. In their youth René went off to fight for Frissel the First while Gaston stayed behind, a large point of contention and resentment between the two men, the other being their shared on-and-off relationship with Jeanne-Marie, whose attention the men had been fighting for since they were children.
Interactions[edit | edit source]
- Gaston's primary role is to play foil to the René Arnoux, the opportunist to the fascist. Besides that, you can persuade him to part with his delicious sandwich, by completing a legendary Rhetoric check. The Giant Ham Sandwich is truly a thing to behold.
- During your first encounter with René and Gaston, you have the chance to grab their pétanque boule and throw it (Red Hand-Eye Coordination Medium 10 check). Succeeding will cause them some grief - and also unlock the task to replace their lost boule.
- If you talk to him after the tribunal he admits that he loved René despite them constantly being at each others throats and is deeply saddened by his death.
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Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
- Gaston's name is a play on the famous Aston Martin luxury car brand.