Mother of Ultra (ウルトラの母 Urutora no Haha) is one of the most important members of the Inter Galactic Defense Force, as she is mostly a medic. Her debut was in the first episode of Ultraman Taro and is the mother of Taro. Her real name, Marie (マリー Marī), was revealed by Ultraman Belial in Mega Monster Battle: Ultra Galaxy Legends The Movie.
Great Ultra War
During the war with Alien Empera, Mother of Ultra, who was known as Marie at that time, was the leader of the Silver Cross, a medical group formed during the war. A wounded Ken (Father of Ultra) would meet Marie, who treated his wounds. Marie and Ken would eventually married, both rebuild the Inter Galactic Defense Force and becoming Mother of Ultra and Father of Ultra respectively. Also, she would adopt Ultraman Ace, the son of her husband's deceased friend. She also knows Belial at one point in time, during the events of Belial Revolt, when Belial come back for revenge after his merger with Alien Rayblood, Mother of Ultra was seen helping other Ultras and a young Zoffy. Unfortunately, Mother of Ultra was wounded during the event until his husband saved her from Belial but even then, Father of Ultra was defeated as well until Ultraman King arrives to defeat Belial and sealing Belial in a Space Prison.
Sometime later, Mother of Ultra gave birth to her son, Taro.
After the five Ultra Brothers (Seven, Zoffy, Ultraman, Ace and Jack) brought Kotaro to the Land of Light, Mother of Ultra revives the deceased human and merges him with her son, Taro. She also gives him the Ultra Badge, saying it's a good luck charm.Later on, she would aid Taro in destroying the monster Live King in space. She was also responsible for bringing Zoffy and Taro to the Land of Light after getting beaten by Birdon. At the end of the series, she would appear as her human form again, receiving the Ultra Badge from Kotaro, who wanted his humanity and when Taro returned to the Land of Light, she would say goodbye to Kotaro before leaving.
Mother of Ultra appeared in this movie along with Father of Ultra training her son, Taro to become a member of the Ultra Brothers as they feel Taro is still too young. After Taro successfully defeated Grand King, Mother of Ultra and Father of Ultra acknowledge Taro's training and allowing Taro to become a member of the Ultra Brothers.
The 6 Ultra Brothers vs. The Monster Army
Then, sometime later, Piko, a young village boy, takes a bullet in the face and dies after valiantly trying to prevent the statue of a god from being stolen by thugs. In the Land of Light, Mother sticks her hand into a box, and it emerges from the sky on Earth and takes the body of Piko away as his friends look on. Mother then transforms and resurrects Piko into the white monkey god, Hanuman, to not only get revenge but also aid the ultra brothers in a battle against a revived army of monsters.
Mother of Ultra is briefly seen at the end of episode 39 where she and Father of Ultra watch as Astra returned to the Ultra Key back to the Land of Light to prevent it from being collided with Earth.
In Ultraman Mebius she transforms Hunter Knight Tsurugi back into Ultraman Hikari, saving his life after his battle with Bogarmons. After Father of Ultra sensed a great threat, he expresses his concerns to Mother of Ultra.
Ultraman Mebius Gaiden: Hikari Saga
Mega Monster Battle: Ultra Galaxy Legends The Movie
Mother of Ultra appeared alongside Father of Ultra in this movie when Mebius, Ultraman, Zoffy and Seven are discussing the growth of minus energy. When Belial's escaped from his prison, Mother of Ultra told the Ultras to protect the Plasma Spark Tower from Belial at all costs. Later, she went to the Plasma Spark Tower along with her husband to guard it. When Father of Ultra and Taro fell to Belial, Mother of Ultra tried to fight off Belial but got violently defeated as well. Later, she would witness her son Taro protecting the remaining light of the planet and was frozen together along with Father of Ultra. When Zero returned the Plasma Spark, she was saved and reunited with Father of Ultra. Later, she and Father of Ultra went to hear Ultraman King's speech along with other Ultras.
Ultraman Zero The Movie: Super Deciding Fight! The Belial Galactic Empire
Mother of Ultra also appeared in this movie, she was present with Father of Ultra and the Ultra Brothers and Zero to discuss the new issue. Later, when Zero decided to go, Mother of Ultra also gave Zero her light. Later, she was returning back to the Land of Light when the Ultras defeated Belial's army.
Mother of Ultra appears in episode 24 of the series along with Father of Ultra in the Land of Light when Belial was absorbing Ultraman King's Childhood Radiation using his Kei's Sturm Organ.
Ultraman Geed The Movie: Connect the Wishes!
Mother of Ultra reappeared in this movie alongside her husband, watching the Ultras and Ultimate Force Zero's battle against Gillvalis on Earth where she acknowledged Geed's growth as a young Ultra Warrior.
- Height: 40 m
- Weight: 32,000
- Age: 140,000 years old
- Home World: Land of Light, Nebula M78
- Maximum Flight Speed: Mach 10
- Maximum Running Speed: 600 km per hour
- Maximum Underwater Speed: 120 knots
- Maximum Jumping Height: 350 m
- Mother Red (マザーレッド Mazā Reddo): Protrusions on her head which communicates with Father of Ultra and senses the Ultra Brothers in peril.
- Silver Cross Decoration (銀十字勲章 Ginjūji Kunshō): The pig-tails like decoration on her ears. They are badges of bravery, commemorating her service to the Silver Cross Corp
- Mother Blue (マザーブルー Mazā Burū): A bracelet on her left forearm.
Mother of Ultra's human form was called the Lady in Green (緑のおばさん Midori no Obasan), who first appeared in Ultraman Taro episode 1, meeting Kotaro and giving him the Ultra Badge. She also appeared in the final episode, where Kotaro decided to separate from Ultraman Taro. Mother of Ultra retrieved the Ultra Badge and waved goodbye to Kotaro before leaving.
- Ultra Sign (ウルトラサイン Urutora Sain): Like other Ultras, Mother of Ultra can create an Ultra Sign.
- Mother Beam (マザー光線 Mazā Kōsen): A recovery beam from her right arm with the energy of the Mother Blue. She usually shouts "Mother Beam" before using it.
- Mother Shower (マザーシャワー Mazā Shawā): A shower of energy which revives the dead.
- Silver Cross Beam (銀十字光線 Ginjūji Kōsen Unused): A recovery beam from her both hands.
- Relive Beam (リライブ光線 Riraibu Kōsen Unused): A beam which revives the dead.
- Mother Destruction Beam (マザー破壊光線 Mazā Hakai Kōsen): A powerful beam from her right arm. Used in conjunction with Taro's Strium Ray to destroy Live King. It can destroy monsters in one shot.
- Power Beam: A beam from both of her hands.
- Mother Punch: A fast punch used against Ultraman Belial.
- Mother Kick: A variation of very powerful kick techniques, used against Belial. These include a roundhouse kick and a high kick.
Amzu Plaza Commercial
Mother of Ultra appeared with Jamila, Dada and Pigmon as fashion models for the clothing store Amzu Plaza in the city of Fukuoka, for the summer collection of 2014.
Mother of Ultra's action figure is the seventh figure in the Ultra Hero Series, but her figure is a special one as it is taller than other figures. Several ULTRA-ACTs have also been released throughout the years. A figure of her was also released as part of Ultra Hero 500.
- In her appearances against the Sun, the suit used was modified from Triple Fighter, with Ultraman's mask added on, hence its bizarre and off-looking appearance compared to her normal suit.
- Mother of Ultra's human form, The Lady in Green, was portrayed by Peggy Hayama, who was also the voice actress for her in the series Ultraman Taro.
- Because Mother of Ultra's suit actor in Ultraman Taro was a man, Tsuburaya did not credit the actor, fearing that the information would "break the children's dreams". Since Taro all of Mother of Ultra's suit actors have been female.
- Like her son, Mother of Ultra usually shouts her attack before using it (in the Ultraman Taro series only).
- In Ultraman Mebius: Anderes Horizont novel, it was the Mother of Ultra that saved Dan Moroboshi from Silver Bloome when MAC was destroyed. Originally Zoffy was planned to be the one who would save Dan.
- In the extra episode of Clannad After Story, the Mother of Ultra was referenced by Nagisa.