Digimon are finally getting into smartphones, as the franchise is launching a brand new multimedia project known as Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters. Apart from a new game by Bandai Namco, there will also be a new TV anime to be produced by Toei Animation, which is the same studio behind the previous Digimon anime.


The TV anime will be slated to air in autumn 2016, and will be introducing AI lifeforms who live in smartphone apps called “Appmon”.

Aside from the game and the autumn 2016 TV anime, Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters is also getting itself its own digital card game for kids, a magazine, figures, and many more products. More details about this new Digimon project will be revealed on 9 June, during the Tokyo Toy Show 2016 event.


Source: Dengeki Online