Glowing veins

Other (objects, etc.) theme

Characters and other creatures have inexplicably glowing or otherwise light emitting veins, commonly to show something unnatural/supernatural flowing through them, such as a little too much magic.


The first video game about Glowing veins was released on September 14, 2004.

Microsoft, 2K Games and Microsoft Game Studios has published most of these games

Commonly something to do with "power coursing through one's veins" or similar idea. Often indicates dangerously high concentrations of said power.

This includes other things besides veins that produce similar effect, such as glowing (sub-dermal) circuitry, glowing tattoos, and so forth.