Kotemon is a Reptile Digimon. It is a Digimon that practices kendo with a bamboo sword. Although it doesn't say much, this Digimon works hard in the background. It never removes its armor, and no one has ever seen its true face.[5]


  • Hothead (Fire Men): Headbutts the enemy with a flaming mask, or a flaming bamboo sword.
  • Thunder Kote: Charges his fist with electrical current and punches the enemy.
  • Lightning Arrow (イナズマぎり Inazuma Giri?, lit. "Lightning Slash"): Pierces with an electric shock.
  • Thunder Gauntlet


It is blue reptile with a long tail and clawed feet. It wears bōgu with horns on the helmet and wields a shinai. It has yellow glowing eyes behind its mask.


Kotemon (コテモン)

Official romanization given by the Digimon Reference Book and used in the franchise.


Digimon Frontier: Island of Lost Digimon[]

Main article: Kotemon (Frontier)

Digimon Data Squad[]

Some Kotemon are at Baronmon's assembly at the Holy Capital.

Digimon Fusion[]

Digimon Adventure:[]

A Kotemon is one Digimon who lost its home village by Zanbamon and then lived in a village run by Mojyamon, like many other Digimon who also lost their home village by Zanbamon.

Digimon Liberator[]

A Kotemon and its Tamer are hanging out in City Center Jewel when Shoto Kazama and Arisa Kinosaki go to to report their encounter with Frozen Knight to the GMs. Shrinking Violet (Part 1)

Digimon World 3[]

Kotemon is in the Balanced pack with Renamon and Patamon, and can later be obtained through Kyukimon's DDNA if Junior chooses a different pack. Kotemon can digivolve into Dinohyumon at level 5, Kyukimon at level 20, and GuardiAngemon at level 40. It is also available as a White Rookie Card with 5/5.

Digimon World DS[]

Kotemon digivolves from Kapurimon, and can digivolve further into Dinohyumon or DarkLizardmon depending on its stats. Kotemon can be found on the Training Peak.

Digimon World Dawn and Dusk[]

Kotemon is #055 in Digimon World Dawn and Dusk, and is a Technical-class Machine species Digimon with a resistance to the Metal element and a weakness to the Wind element. Its basic stats are 122 HP, 84 Attack, 69 Defense, 57 Spirit, 58 Speed, and 25 Aptitude. It possesses the Death Ward 1 and Critical 1 traits.

It dwells in the Sunken Tunnel.

Kotemon digivolves from Kapurimon and can digivolve to Omekamon or PlatinumSukamon. In order to Digivolve or degenerate into Kotemon, your Digimon must be at least level 12 with 60 attack.

Kotemon can DNA Digivolve into Dinohyumon with Hawkmon or DotAgumon, to Musyamon with Shamanmon, or to Kougamon with Falcomon.

Kotemon can be hatched from the Sea Patterned Digi-Egg.

Digimon Battle[]

Kotemon digivolves from Kapurimon at level 11 and digivolves to Dinohyumon or Musyamon at level 21 depending on the place it was captured.

Digimon Masters[]

Kotemon is an obtainable mercenary Digimon.

Kotemon[Gladimon] digivolves to Gladimon at LVL 11.

Kotemon[Musyamon] digivolves to Musyamon at LVL 11.

Digimon Heroes![]

Kotemon can digivolve to Yaksamon.

Digimon New Century[]

Main article: Kotemon (New Century)

Kotemon digivolves from Budmon, and can digivolve to Gladimon.

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