The kids are befriended by a group of strange creatures who call themselves "Digimon," digital monsters.
It's the "In-training" form of the digimon that first greet the kids.
The seven companion
Digimon prove to be more than good company when they transform into larger
"rookie" digital monsters and fight as a team to
defend the kids from a giant red beetle Digimon.
If you're curious about which digimon are partnered
with the kids, check out the season 1