Digimon: Digital Monsters

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Loud battles + toy tie-ins = OK, but not great.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 12 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 25 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 7+
This show especially the first and third season will teach your children some very important things about life and has many lessons they can learn from. In the first season, there are crests that represent different personality traits: friendship, courage, love, sincerity, knowledge, hope, light and kindness. The tamers would have to show how they resemble their own trait which allows for their partner to evolve. Many topics such as divorce, relationships between siblings and other real world issues get explored in the entirety of Digimon. Though Digimon Tamers is more dark, I think it is suitable for young kids but if you are wary of that maybe wait until they are 10+

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 12+
The Digimon-animes have sci-fi wars and Digimon-films are not recommended for little children. The Digimon-films have 12+ age-rating in much countries. The Digimon-Tamers series has most violence and psychological scenes.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing

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