Digimon Adventure

Digimon: Digital Monsters

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Synonyms: Digimon Adventure 01
Japanese: デジモンアドベンチャー
English: Digimon: Digital Monsters
French: Digimon: Digital Monsters
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Type: TV
Episodes: 54
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 7, 1999 to Mar 26, 2000
Premiered: Spring 1999
Broadcast: Sundays at 09:00 (JST)
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Other
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Theme: IsekaiIsekai
Demographic: KidsKids
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 7.771 (scored by 258031258,031 users)
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Ranked: #10442
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Popularity: #567
Members: 403,443
Favorites: 5,425

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When a group of seven children go to summer camp, the last thing that they expect is snow falling in July. In the confusion that follows this phenomenon, they each receive an odd device that transports them to another world. As soon as they wake up in this new world, they encounter strange creatures who call themselves "Digimon." The Digimon tell them that they've landed in the "Digital World," far from home.

With only the Digimon and the "Digivices" as protection, the seven children set off to find their way home and learn the reason why they were brought here. Led by the impulsive Taichi Yagami and his hungry Digimon partner Agumon, this group will have to fight unknown evils as they discover more about this outlandish Digital World.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


Digimon Adventure was originally planned to be a short film, but it was expanded into a full-fledged series before production could begin.

Characters & Voice Actors


Kakudou, Hiroyuki
Director, Episode Director
Hosoda, Mamoru
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Butter-Fly" by Kouji Wada

Ending Theme

1: "I Wish" by AiM (eps 1-26)
2: "Keep On" by AiM (eps 27-54)


Mar 9, 2015
Constantly accused of being a Pokémon rip-off, Digimon has struggled to find a big audience, particularly in the West—it doesn't help that its marketing never really took off out here. However, despite it never gaining a huge fanbase like its rival, Digimon continues to be a strong—if not struggling—franchise that still has a foothold in countries outside of Japan complete with its own loyal fanbase. So when most people think of Fox Kids or Saban Entertainment, they fondly think of either Power Rangers or Digimon (usually the first season), and not so much of the network itself. But for years, it meant risking an all-out ...
Oct 14, 2023
Mixed Feelings
Digimon Adventure

Either you loved Digimon, Pokemon, or both. For me, it was without a doubt Digimon and with this season my love for this Anime began. Each day before school, I watched the episodes and kept listening to the music over and over again. That was undoubtedly a beautiful childhood, unfortunately, childhood memories are always different.
That's why I sacrificed my childhood memories to watch that show again. This resulted in a very unpleasant disaster because as expected, it's far worse than you can imagine.
For kids it is still highly recommended, children are not interested in anything but an emotional story and that is exactly ...
Jul 22, 2015
It’s a bit of an anticlimax. A memory of a few powerful episodes made me hope I’d get more of the same. The Digimon series is split into different shows, each spanning about 50 episodes. These are stories that eventually conclude, instead of going on forever. Such decisions separate good storytellers from the bad. I hoped I’d get something more like Medabots – odd characters, light episodes that slowly grow into a dark and intense climax. It turned out something like that, but with none of the skill Medabots displayed.

There are the hilarious comparison to Pokemon. It’s Medabots that is actually far similar, with the ...

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