|First game||Digimon World|
|Created by||Akiyoshi Hongo|
Gabumon is a rookie level, data type and beast attribute Digimon that first appeared on the Playstation 1 Game Digimon World while it's first appearence on a Nintendo console was Digimon Battle Spirit. It's name and design are based off of "Gabu Kashira" (がぶ頭?), a Kabuki puppet whose face instantly changes from that of a timid maiden to a horned fiend with the pull of a string. It wears a fur pelt, and when it takes it off it acts differently.
They are usually shy like Matt's Gabumon in the anime, who plays a important role.
Gabumon digivolves from Tsunomon if level 7 and can digivolve further into Garurumon. He can be found at Data Forest if Tsunomon was your chosen partner at the beginning of the game.Kazuya, in the opening, has a Gabumon he introduces to the player. An NPC Gabumon works at the shop next to Wizarmon in DigiCentral, selling weapons, armors, and accessories.
Gabumon is #030, and is a Balance-class Beast-species Digimon with a resistance to the Earth element and a weakness to the Fire element. Its base stats are 113 HP, 102 MP, 86 Attack, 59 Defense, 53 Spirit, 63 Speed, and 22 Aptitude. It possesses the Mother Earth 2 and Quick 1 traits. Gabumon can be found in the Resistor Jungle. Gabumon digivolves from Tsunomon and digivolves into Garurumon or JungleMojyamon. In order to Digivolve or degenerate into Gabumon, your Digimon must be at least level 8.
Gabumon is available as a starter
Gabumon is a playable and Digivolves to MetalGarurumon
Gabumon is a playable racer and Digivolves to Garurumon
Gabumon is a playable fighter who can digivolve into both Garurumon and MetalGarurumon
- Blue Blaster (Petit Fire): Releases a stream of blue ice-like flames from its mouth.
- Horn Attack (ツノ攻撃 Tsuno Kougeki)
- Little Horn
- Hidden Knock
- Crush Nail
- Fire Enbuken (ファイヤー円舞剣? lit. "Fire Waltz Sword"): Empowers Ninjamon's sword with its "Blue Blaster" to unleash a fiery slash.