Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters game official website opened, first details

A look at the new Digimon game for 3DS.

Bandai Namco has opened the official website for Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters, its upcoming 3DS game tied to the newly announced cross-media property.

The website offers some details, which we’ve provided below.

■ Overview

What is Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters?

Nowadays, smartphone apps are used by everyone around the world. Hiding within them are an unknown existence called “Appli Monsters,” or “Appmon” for short. Given that there are Appmon out there for every app, there are plenty of unseen Appmon just waiting to be encountered.

Let’s begin our exciting new adventure!

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters

Create Your Own Deck of the Various Appmon Your Meet on Your Adventure!

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters is a deck battle RPG where you use the abilities of various unique Appmon.

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters

Appmon Chip Link-Up

By scanning the QR codes of the “Appmon Chip” toys with your 3DS, you’ll be able to befriend that Appmon in the game.

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters

■ System

Battle Using the Power of Unique Appmon

Collect, grow, and adventure! Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters is a deck battle RPG!

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters

AppLink: Fight by Linking Appmon Together

Link your main Appmon with a different Appmon. Here we see Gacchimon linked up with Mailmon, allowing him to use the “Mail” attack.

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters

AppFusion

By combining Appmon, you’ll get a new Appmon with a new look and abilities. For example, by combining Gacchimon and Navimon through AppFusion, you’ll get Dogacchimon. Experiment and try out a variety of combinations!

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters

Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters Cyber Arena, an Appmon battle game compatible with the QR codes on Appmon Chips, is due out via the 3DS eShop in Japan this fall. The full retail game not yet been dated.

Use the coupon code "GEMATSU" for 5% off.

comment policy

Comment Policy

Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, we ask that you follow a simple set of guidelines:

  • Read the full article before commenting.
  • Stay on topic.
  • No drive-by comments, including trolling, baiting, or shit-posting.
  • Know when not to comment. If you do not care about a topic, you do not need to comment.
  • No offensive comments. This includes abusive, threatening, pornographic, misleading, or libelous content / language, as well as general harassment and individual attacks.
  • No port-begging.
  • No console wars.
  • Use spoiler tags when posting spoiler or NSFW (non-nude-only) content. For example: <spoiler>Woe is Leomon.</spoiler> State the subject of the content outside of the spoiler tags.
  • Be respectful towards other commenters. You do not have to agree with each other, but debate politely. If you find that a commenter is not following this simple etiquette, do not carry on the conversation—simply report it.

Gematsu reserves the right to edit or delete any comments without notice. This comment policy is subject to change at any time.