Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters (デジモンユニバース アプリモンスターズ) is the Japanese fantasy adventure anime TV series and is a multimedia project that is part of the Digimon franchise.
Title: Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters
English: Digimon Universe
Japanese: デジモンユニバース アプリモンスターズ
Premiered: October 1, 2016
Season: Fall 2016, Winter 2017
Broadcast: Saturdays at 07:00 JST
Director: Gou Koga
Writer: Youichi Katou
Music: Koutarou Nakagawa
Studios: Toei Animation
Network: TV Tokyo, TVh, TVA, TVO, TSC, TVQ
Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Kids
Duration: 24 min.
Rating: PG – Children
Others: Digimon Adventure
Opening Theme: “DiVE!!” by Amatsuki
Ending Theme: “Aoi Honoo no Syndrome (青い炎のシンドローム)” by Riho Iida
Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters Synopsis
Most people in the world uses smartphone apps. But inside them lurks mysterious creatures called “Appli Monsters, ” or “Appmon. ” The Appmon are AI lifeforms with the ability to think and act, and are present in the boundary between the human world and digital space. In the vast sea of the internet, the “last boss AI” Leviathan takes control of the Appmon with a virus and begins hacking every single system, as a result starting to control the human world through the world of the net. Haru Shinkai is led to find the Appli Drive, and uses it to materialize Gatchmon, a search app monster.