While her parents are aliens, Marissa Leepthrokk was born here on Earth. She's an Alien-American. Marissa is a very low-key person and wants to stick out from the crowd as little as possible. She has some superhuman abilities and futuristic technology around her house, but she tries to keep all that a secret. She hangs around Strawberry for a few reasons: For one, anyone seems normal next to Strawberry. Secondly, Strawberry has such strange interests, being her friend naturally means interesting new experiences.