- The Mother is a character who appears in The Following. She is the leader of the cult entitled 'The Following' and holds the power to keep her servants, The Faceless, from turning into the infected.
It is eventually revealed that she is a sentient-volatile.
During the "Take the Vials" ending, she will become hostile and attacks Crane (having the player required to fight her), resulting him breaking her head off and killing her. During the "Sacrifice" ending, she will lead Kyle to a nuclear warhead and have him activate the bomb, where she thanks him before the blast.