|This article is about a/an human host in Ultraman Taro.|
|First Appearance:||Like the Sun, Mother of Ultra|
|Last Appearance:||Farewell Taro! The Ultra Mother!|
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Kotaro Higashi wanted to be a championship boxer. However, fate had other plans as he fell thousands of feet from the Earth after Astromons, a new creature in the third age of monsters, shook him off. The Five Ultra Brothers brought Kotaro's body to their home world of Nebula M78 many years into the past. It was there that Mother of Ultra merged Kotaro with Ultraman Taro, who would now form theSix Ultra Brothers.
Before merging with Kotaro, Taro spent many years to hone his skills similar to the original five Ultra Brothers by mimicking their attacks through battles from both the past and future. After the merge was complete, Kotaro was taken back to present day Earth being the human host of Taro and as Astromons was ravaging a city Tarot turned into Ultraman Taro. Not long after Astromons's defeat Tarot joined ZAT and fought in a new era of kaiju and fought many other mosters.
At the end, Tarot gave the Ultra Badge back to Lady In Green. However, not long after he give the Ultra Badge back, a giant monster called "Alien Valkie", attacked the Tokyo was surprised. And Tarot fight him with his own human powers and his friends from ZAT.
- Ultra Badge: Presented to Kotaro by Mother of Ultra, Kotaro takes the Ultra Badge and holds it up above his body before shouting "Taro!" signaling Taro to appear. At the series's end, the Ultra Badge was ultimately returned back to Mother of Ultra at Kotaro's request to retain his humanity.
Behind the scenesEdit
- He is the first male human host to separate from his Ultra willingly.
- Unlike all of the other Showa Ultraman human hosts, he does not appear in Ultraman Mebius.
|Showa Heroes||Shin Hayata | Dan Moroboshi | Hideki Go | Seiji Hokuto | Yuko Minami | Kotaro Higashi | Gen Ohtori | Choichiro Hikari | Takeshi Yamato | Ryoko Hoshi|
|Heisei Heroes||Masaki Kazimori | Jack Shindo | Kenichi Kai | Katsuto Asahi | Daigo Madoka | Tsubasa Madoka | Amui | Shin Asuka | Gamu Takayama | Hiroya Fujimiya | Ginga Yumeboshi | Genki Kagura | Musashi Haruno | Julie | Kaito Touma | Mirai Hibino | Kazuya Serizawa | Ryuu Aihara | Shingo Sakomizu | Jin | Ran | Nozomu Taiga | Hikaru Raido | Shou | Daichi Ozora|
|The Ultra Force||Chuck Gavin | Beth O'Brian | Scott Masterson|
|Deunamists||Shunichi Maki | Jun Himeya | Ren Senjyu | Nagi Saijyo | Kazuki Komon|
|Evil Ultra Hosts||Keigo Masaki | Riko Saida | Shinya Mizorogi | Hiroyuki Misawa | Mitsuhiko Ishibori|