What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

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What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby Rhedosaurus » Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:09 am

Most of the kaiju in the Godzillaverse are carnivorous, but there are some exceptions like Kong and Hedorah. The diet of Mothra, her son Mothra Leo, and her brother Battra has come into mind to me recently. What do they eat? Since Battra is Mothra's dark twin is he one of those rare meat eating caterpillars? Is Mothra herself vegan? If so, does that make her son vegan as well?

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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby SoggyNoodles2016 » Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:34 am

I was gonna say they don't eat anything, they're gods but

1. gods do eat (look at all the feasts in myths)
2. Mothra vs Godzilla flat out says the larva will cause chaos looking for food.

So this is a good question, actually.

I feel like they'd be herbivores. Battra strikes me as a "unnatural natural being" that probably live off mana instead of food.
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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby tyrantgoji » Fri Oct 18, 2019 7:33 am

I think they just feast of off Earth's mana supply like Soggy said

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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby Komenja » Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:23 am

Mothra feeds on the tears of all the other monsters that didn't get get to come back in later eras.
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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby Fish Cakes » Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:10 pm

My guess is: The larva eat vegetation, the adults eat nothing, they are sustained on their worshippers' zeal and artificial light.

So, trees and lamps.
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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby GmkGoji » Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:44 pm

To have lamp, you must become lamp.
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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby Fish Cakes » Sun Nov 03, 2019 4:11 pm

GmkGoji wrote:To have lamp, you must become lamp.

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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby Jeff-Goldblum2 » Sun Nov 03, 2019 6:23 pm

They eat Godzilla's winter clothing.

Which is why you never see Godzilla out in any warm clothing on even in Son of Godzilla, Godzilla Raids Again, King Kong Vs Godzilla, Godzilla: Final Wars or Godzilla: King of The Monsters (2019).

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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby SuperPawnageGigan » Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:05 am

Leo is so dang fluffy. They eat Sweaters.
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Re: What do Mothra, Battra, and Mothra Leo all eat?

Postby edgaguirus » Sat Nov 09, 2019 12:56 pm

Mothra likely eats plants. In M vs G, Mothra's final weapon is a poison powder shed from the wings. Real caterpillars eat toxic plants, which causes them to develop poison scales on their wings as adults. It's coincidence more than likely, but would back up Mothra having a plant diet. Mothra Leo, though, probably feeds on Earth energy. It seemed to be doing so when it cocooned on the tree.
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