Digimon

    Digimon (デジモン) short for "Digital Monsters", is a Japanese media franchise encompassing anime, manga, toys, video games, trading card games and other media. According to the stories the characters are inhabitants of the "Digital World", a manifestation of Earth's communication network. The stories tell of a group of mostly pre-teens, who accompany special Digimon born to defend their world (and ours) from various evil forces. The group of children who come in contact with the Digital World changes from series to series.