When he is confronted by Princess Peach, he is too shy to talk to her directly, and instead engages her with a dating sim named Swoon.exe, where he talks to her briefly about his interests. He then engaged battle once more with Mario and the party, and, despite this rematch occurring much later in the game, his statistics and attacks are identical to those in the first battle.Peach wants Tippi back, but Francis refuses to give her up, and the heroes must battle him. Francis was, of course, defeated, and after his defeat he warped away, claiming he would simulate the battle on his computer to see what had kept him from winning.
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He names Tippi 'Francine' and calls her that throughout the game. Francis can be fought as an optional boss later on in Castle Bleck, after Mimi transports him to the castle to finish off the player.
However, by the time Tippi and Count Bleck left, Francis calls her Tippi. More specifically, the three remaining heroes (as Bowser was lost arguing with O'Chunks) could choose to fight him again after Mimi, disguised as the friendly Merlee, asked Mario which things he found most challenging, which always included an easy enemy, a hard enemy, or a helpful item.