Visual Novel: Vera Blanc
Vera Blanc is a Ren'Py-based mystery/detective Visual Novel from Winter Wolves, an independent game maker. It differentiates itself from most other visual novels on the market by using western-style comic art as opposed to manga.At sixteen it looks like Vera Blanc has it all. Wealthy, beautiful and a child prodigy. Until she is diagnosed with having a brain tumour and given just months to live. Her father, Emmaual Blanc, refusing to lose his daughter commissions a medical team to perform a radical surgery. They partially rewired Vera's brain to a computer, bypassing all the damage. The surgery didn't come without it's unexpected side effect though. It gave her the ability to read other people's minds. Now determined to do some good in the world, she investigate cases of paranormal activity alongside her partner, Brandon Mackey.Two episodes have been released so far, with plans to revamp the game's style next year.This page is a work in progress. Please show it some attention.
The Vera Blanc series contains the following tropes:
- Belligerent Sexual Tension: Vera and Brandon.
- Mary Sue: A gorgeous young woman who's never had to worry about money in her life, and overcame a deadly illness only to come out of it with a genius intellect and mind-reading abilities?
- Ms. Fanservice: Vera
- Our Werewolves Are Different: A murderous Wolf Man is the subject of the first game.
- Spoiled Sweet: Vera has never wanted for anything, and can always depend on her ludicrously wealthy father for support, but doesn't flaunt her wealth, and instead uses her resources and abilities to solve problems other people can't.
- Telepathy: Vera.
- They Fight Crime: She's a luscious, highly desirable telepathic heiress. He's a snarky private detective looking for his next pay-check. They fight supernatural crime.
- Urban Fantasy
- The Vamp: Eva.
- We Can Rebuild Her Brain: The procedure that saved Vera's life also increased her mental powers to the point of mind-reading.