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Mary Ryan (マリー・ライアン), better known as Blue Mary (ブルー・マリー), is a character from both the Fatal Fury and The King of Fighters series. Her first appearance was in Fatal Fury 3 as a private detective. Her official nickname is "S Class Woman" (
Blue Mary is very friendly towards everyone, but she knows (or thinks) that her job must come first before everything else. Mary developed a strong bond with Terry, they seem to have a genuine care and fondness with each other.
- Ignore weight - Mary can throw her opponents, regardless of their weight.
- Energy Attacks - Mary can fuel her attacks and throws with ki energy. It can be shown as a red rose, a pink splash or red/blue streaks.
- Motorcycle Riding - Mary knows how to ride a motorcycle very well.
- Detective skills - Blue Mary has had extensive training in deep background investigation.
Blue Mary employs the fighting art of combat Sambo, which originated in the Soviet Union. This martial art uses striking and grappling techniques and is particularly well-known for its flying jointlocks, which she does make extensive use of.
- Harumi Ikoma - Fatal Fury 3~The King of Fighters XI
- Sarah Emi Bridcutt - The King of Fighters XIV~present
- According to Neo Geo Freak, she is modeled after Android 18 from the Dragon Ball series.
- A music video of her song "Blue Mary's Blues" is a reward for those who beat Real Bout Fatal Fury Special with Mary.
- The cocktail she takes her alias from is a mysterious drink. From the drinker's perspective, the drink is a deep clear blue. From other angles, it appears to be transparent like water.
- Her win quote against Angel in The King of Fighters XIV reveals that Mary hates cats.
- In the Neo Geo Freak's 1997 Volume 8 character poll, she was voted as the fourteenth favourite character with a total of 705 votes., and in the character popularity poll on Neo Geo Freak's website, she was voted as the fifteenth favourite character with a total of 857 votes. And in Neo Geo Freak's August 1998 issue, she was ranked as the 9th best character.
- Blue Mary's profile page from the Fatal Fury 15th Anniversary website.
- Official character profile from KOF: Maximum Impact Regulation "A" website
- Neo Geo Freak 1997-08 archive Neo Geo Freak character popularity poll results.
- Neo Geo Freak 1998-08 archive Neo Geo Freak 10 best character set original image collection.