| DJ Mary|
Artwork by Ken Sugimori for the TCG
|Games||Gold, Silver, Crystal, HeartGold, and SoulSilver, Stadium 2|
|Anime debut||Air Time!|
|English voice actor||Amy Birnbaum|
|Japanese voice actor|| Atsuko Enomoto|
In the games
Mary is a famous celebrity in both Johto and Kanto. Many people in Kanto go to Johto to hear Mary's show. She gives a Pink Bow as a prize to the player for defeating Team Rocket in the Radio Tower. Buena says Mary has a weight problem. Mary caught one Pokémon, Drowzee, but it was always making her drowsy, so she traded it to a fan for a Meowth.
Mary also hosts the Quiz in Pokémon Stadium 2.
| Sprite from
Pokémon Stadium 2
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In the anime
She also appeared in Will the Real Oak Please Stand Up?. She and Professor Oak were going to do a live show in Maroon Town. Team Rocket got wind of this and disguised themselves as the professor and Mary. With the help of Nurse Joy, a quiz show determined who was the real Oak and Mary.
Mary also appeared in Oaknapped! Professor Oak disappeared before taping a segment for her show, so she asked Officer Jenny, Ritchie and Tracey to help her find him. They eventually learned that he had been kidnapped by Butch and Cassidy.
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
Mary is the Radio DJ and a famous singer. She is a celebrity and a close friend of Whitney, from whom she received a Smeargle. She hosts radio shows such as "DJ Mary's Pokémon Song Hour" and "The Pokémon Hour" (with Professor Oak). She plays her own songs on the radio sometimes, such as "Boy and His Lapras".
Gold is a huge fan of hers.
This listing is for Mary's Pokémon in the Pokémon Adventures manga.
|Smea-Smea was a Pokémon that belonged to Whitney. She gave it to DJ Mary prior to Gold's arrival. It was known for bothering him all the time when they first met which angered him. Gold chased after Smea-Smea with his Pokémon but it was too fast for them. He chased it all the way to Goldenrod's Radio Tower where he found out that it belonged to Whitney and DJ Mary. Smea-Smea appeared again along with Mary while Whitney was battling Suicune. Smea-Smea was also seen mimicking Entei's Flamethrower attack via Sketch.|
In the Pokémon Gold & Silver: The Golden Boys manga
DJ Mary appears in the chapter Let's Use Fighting Type Pokémon!!. In the English translation, she is still referred to by her Japanese name, Kurumi. She hosts a Pokémon tournament organized by the Pokémon Day Care.
In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga
DJ Mary appears in Showdown at the Radio Tower!!. She ends up becoming a hostage of Giovanni's during his takeover of the radio tower. She is rescued by Red and his Pokémon in the end.
In the TCG
Artwork from the cards:
|Outside broadcasting||Interviewing Jasmine and Amphy|
This listing is of cards mentioning or featuring Mary in the Pokémon Trading Card Game.
| Related cards|
Cards listed with a blue background are only legal to use in the current Expanded format.
Cards listed with a silver background are legal to use in both the current Standard and Expanded formats.
|Mary||T||Neo Genesis||87/111||Gold, Silver, to a New World...|
|Mary's Impulse||T [Su]||Expedition Base Set||142/165||Base Expansion Pack||054/128|
|Mary's Request||T [Su]||EX Unseen Forces||86/115||Golden Sky, Silvery Ocean||098/106|
|Meganium Constructed Starter Deck||014/016|
|Typhlosion Constructed Starter Deck||014/016|
|Feraligatr Constructed Starter Deck||014/016|
|Japanese||クルミ Kurumi||From 胡桃 kurumi, walnut.|
|Korean||호두 Hodu||From 호도 (胡桃) hodo, walnut.|
|Chinese (Mandarin)||胡桃 Hútáo||From 胡桃 kurumi, walnut.|
|This game character article is part of Project CharacterDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each character found in the Pokémon games.|