Vera is considered average in height for a Pantoran her age and keeps her body lean by her boundless amounts of energy. Her skin is pale blue and her long pastel purple hair blows freely in the wind. Her eyes are gold in color. She lacks the facial tattoos common for her species.
While Vera Kotra will see a job through to its conclusion and put forward her best effort, it’s still just a job. Vera Kotra's true loyalties lie to her friends, and through thick and thin,she will stand by them and die for them if needed. This loyalty is reserved for those who have earned Vera Kotra's trust, putting her at odds with other Mercenaries that are only doing a job for the money. This also makes it harder for employers to trust her motives, often times creating extra competition and difficulty finding work. None of it matters to Vera Kotra, though, because loyalty to her friends is not something credits can buy.
Vera Kotra will never go into any situation head-on. Whether it be combat or just strolling down the street, she will stick to the shadows or cloak herself in the Force. The less she is seen, the better. If she cannot sneak up on someone, then Vera Kotra will not bother confronting them.
While generally laid back and more than happy to offer a quip of sarcasm, Vera Kotra's entire demeanor changes once combat begins. She becomes focused and quiet, with her smile replaced with a look of grim determination.
Vera Kotra is very cheerful and happy, and always looks on the bright side of life. When chewing on life’s gristle, she doesn't grumble, but gives a whistle. She always hopes for the best, and enjoys laughing, smiling, dancing or singing. This unending optimism often improves the morale and spirit of everyone around her, and Vera Kotra is always quick with a smile or a joke, even when drawing her terminal breath. This same exuberance can also be tiring to more jaded curmudgeons.
When it comes to a fight, some like to posture, some like to act tough, some like to dance around and go through all sorts of fancy footwork. Vera Kotra? Vera Kotra doesn't bother with exotic battle stances, intricate maneuvers, or super-secret tactics. Vera Kotra, when cornered into a fight, prefers the ancient technique of a good kick to the nuts. And if that won't work, either because the enemy is a woman or has balls of steel, Vera Kotra isn't beyond pulling a few more cheap tricks out of the bag. Granted, Vera Kotra won't be winning any medals for nobility or any prestige for a unique fighting style or a superb maneuver, but Vera Kotra will still be winning, the best and most dirty way she knows how.
Vera Kotra works hard to maintain an image of fierce tenacity despite being of a smaller stature. To that extent, Vera Kotra has learned to not take jabs about her stature offensively, but to instead burn them quietly as fuel for her inner spirit. The flame that is sparked as a result is controlled by Vera Kotra's discipline of never overestimating her own abilities or those of her opponents. She has trained to fully utilize her size as an advantage when fighting larger opponents. She knows exactly how to leverage her weight to deliver the most effective take downs or maneuvers. The effort to maintain this image can be draining at times, and when outmatched or overwhelmed, Vera Kotra becomes susceptible to a loss of spirit.