Those computer viruses I dropped into the black pit will keep growing and absorb all the dark energy of our network, including yours, fool!
~ Datamon's last words before being killed by the Dark Network
Datamon is a minor villain in Digimon Adventure 01, Frontier, and the manga Digimon Next.


Datamon is an Ultimate Level Digimon that resemebles a small robot. Datamon has four legs, a mechanicle yellow for his right eye and a real eye on his left.

Digimon Adventure 01

Datamon was trapped in a pyramid after he lost to Etemon. After the Digidestines freed Datamon, he kidnapped Sora and Biyomon in order to create a clone of them and use the clones to defeat Etemon. When Tai entered Datamon's laboratory, he rescued the real Sora and Biyomon and Tai gave the Digivices back to Sora, allowing Biyomon to Digivolve to Birdramon, much to Datamon's dismay. After Etemon found Datamon, Datamon tried to kill Etemon by dropping him in the Dark Network. He did this by dropping himself while strapped onto Etemon. Datamon's plan failed and died when he went inside the core of the Dark Network.

He is considered the secondary antagonist of the Etemon arc.

Digimon Frontier

Three Datamon were used by Ranamon and Mercurymon. While J.P., Zoe, and Tommy were captured the Datamon were used to open up the D-Tectors and try to get the spirits of Ice, Wind, and Thunder. What happen to them after Mercurymon and Calmaramon retreated is unknown.

Digimon Next

Datamon was a member of the Commandments. He served as the strategist of the organization. He eventually redeemed himself and became an ally to stop NEO.


  • Digital Bomb/Nano Spores
  • Data Crusher