Fayt finds Noppen wandering the corridors of Castle Airyglyph. Noppen tells Fayt to get lost, but Fayt then shows him some money. Noppen thinks Fayt is trying to bribe him but he still takes the money anyway and offers Fayt his services. Provided Fayt can house his 99 servants.
A member of the nobility of the Kingdom of Airyglyph. Although it is unknown how this gentlemen managed to survive the revolution of Airyglyph XIII, he does retain his nobility. Perhaps the Count has some skill in the arts, or perhaps he is a preeminent warrior, or scholar. It is also possible that the king kept him around simply because he's an amusing old chap.