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Nova: Synthesis Creaturum
A downloadable visual novel for Windows, macOS, and Linux
For years now, monsters have been a growing problem in Diolacov Kingdom. Their origin and behavior are a mystery, and a solution to control them has yet to be found. One day in the forest, novice magic student Merona encounters a monster while collecting plant life for study. At a crucial moment, she somehow manages to save herself by turning the monster into an innocent animal! Merona is then sent on a journey by her academy with a team of companions to travel over the forests of the kingdom to discover more about monsters and how she can transform them. What lies ahead is much more than what everyone had expected…
We are currently in the middle of development!
Please check out our social media accounts linked below to get monthly and bi-monthly updates on how far we've come along in the game, and even more CG and character previews! Feel free to ask any questions or give any feedback.
DEMO NOW AVAILABLE
The demo to this visual novel, Nova: Synthesis Creaturum, is now released! We have been working hard for quite some time on it and hope that you will anticipate its arrival. Enjoy this little taste! More info below.
Synopsis: A forest is lush with life, but what other beings can be encountered? One day while collecting plant life for study, novice magic student Merona meets something unexpected that will change both the known and unknown.
Play-through Length: 5-15 minutes
Languages Available: English, German, and Portuguese
Extra: Contains fanart gallery with drawings of Merona from several deviantART members.
Zusammenfassung: Ein Wald ist üppig an Leben, aber welche anderen Wesen können gefunden werden? Eines Tages trifft die Magierschülerin Merona, während sie Pflanzen für Studien sammelt, etwas Unerwartetes, das sowohl Bekanntes und Unbekanntes verändern wird.
Spiellänge: 5-15 Minuten
Verfügbare Sprachen: Englisch, Deutsch und Potugiesisch
Extra: Eine Fanart-Galerie mit Zeichnungen von Merona von verschiedenen deviantArt-Mitgliedern.
Sinopse: Uma floresta certamente transborda vida, mas que outros seres podemos encontrar nela? Um dia, uma estudante de magia novata, Merona, encontra algo inesperado enquanto coletava plantas para um estudo que mudará tanto coisas conhecidas quanto desconhecidas.
Tempo de jogo: 5-15 minutos
Línguas disponíveis: Inglês, Alemão e Português.
Extra: Contém uma galeria de desenhos de fanarts da Merona feitos por diversos artistas do deviantArt.
Made with the Ren'Py visual novel engine
Allan Newman - Soundtrack Composer
Dorrell Ettienne - Soundtrack Composer
Marionette - Programmer
Naomi - Main Coloring Artist
sailormarymoon - Beta Reader
SomedaySakuhin - Artist (Design, Sketches, Coloring Assistant, User Interfaces), Beta Reader, Audio Editor, Story Idea Author
thestringsofgold - Story Writer, Project Manager, Social Media Manager
Mel Gorsha: Merona
Ryan Niederkorn: ???
Attribution 3.0 Unported
inchadney – Cuckoo (Shortened by SomedaySakuhin)
BlastwaveFx.com – Monster Snarling
Sampling Plus 1.0
WeldonSmith - cricket2dopecho.wav
nille - Nature Ambiance
|Published||2 years ago|
|Platforms||Windows, macOS, Linux|
|Author||Nova: Synthesis Creaturum|
|Tags||Anime, Comedy, Fantasy, oelvn, Otome, renpy, Romance, Story Rich, text-based, Visual Novel|
|Average session||About an hour|
|Languages||German, English, Portuguese|
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We're very close to releasing the full game (for real this time haha)! It'll definitely be out within this year, probably around the fall, so wait just a little bit longer. ^^ We do have monthly status updates and previews of sprites/CGs/BGs/etc. on our social media pages, so check them out if you're interested!
Seems like a nice project. Played the demo and it piqued my interest. I have a question. Who is romanceable and who isn't?
Thanks for playing! Lexan and Duran are the only two who are romanceable for the MC, and you can see their sprites on the page.
I'm kind of disappointed. Usually, an otome game has at least three pursuable characters...two is just ...
Though Nova can be categorized as an otome game, romance and pursuing a relationship isn't its main focus--the focus is mainly on the plot and character development. It's not like there's a complete absence of romance from it, so I hope you will still try out the full game and see if you like it! Our team has been working hard to deliver a great visual novel and would love for you to enjoy the story/world of Nova.
We should learn to be content and appreciate every creator's games. They take a lot of time and hard work in their hands to finish. We should be thankful rather than ask for too much-- not when the full game hasn't even been released yet. Just saying.
i lok forward to seeing this finished!