This article is about the Digimon species known as Raidramon. For the Appmon species also known as Raidramon, see Raidramon (Appmon).
(ライドラモン Lighdramon)
Raidramon b
Title Storm of Friendship (轟く友情 Todoroku Yūjou?, lit. "Thundering Friendship")
Level Armor[1]
Type (Ja:) Beast
(En:) Animal
Attribute Free
Family Nature Spirits
Metal Empire
Prior forms Veemon + Digi-Egg of Friendship[2]
Partners Davis Motomiya
Voice actors (Ja:) Junko Noda (Adventure 02)
(En:) Steven Jay Blum (Adventure 02)[3]
Cards (Ja:) St-120, St-355, St-722, Sp-9, Dα-300, 2-011
(En:) Bo-120, DM-150
Other Names
• (Sr:) Светлодрамон [4] Svetlodramon

Raidramon is an Animal Digimon. It armor-digivolved due to the "Digi-Egg of Friendship". The "Digi-Egg of Friendship" has the attribute of "Thunder", and those that don this Digi-Egg fight against their enemies with nimble movements like lightning piercing the ground, and defeat them with electric-based techniques.[5]


  • Thunder Blast[6] (Lightning Blade): Fires an electric blade from the lightning-bearing blade on its head.
  • Blue Thunder[7]: Fires a powerful electric shock from the three protuberances on its back.
  • Thunder Blast (Thunderbolt): Fires a bolt of lightning from its mouth.
  • Electric Byte[8] (Electric Bite): Snaps at the opponent with electrically-charged jaws.
  • Plasma Blade



Lighdramon (ライドラモン)

Official romanization given by the Digimon Reference Book and used in Japanese and some American English[9] media.


Name used in Digimon Adventure 02 and most American English media.

  • Direct romanization of Japanese name.
  • (Ja:) Rai (? lit. "Thunder").
  • Dramon-type


Digimon Adventure 02

Main article: Raidramon (Adventure)

Digimon Adventure 02: Tag Tamers

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Digimon Adventure 02: D1 Tamers

Ryo can use Raidramon once he buys and equips the DigiEgg of Friendship to Veemon.

Digimon Tamers: Brave Tamer

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Digimon Tamers: Digimon Medley

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Digimon Adventure V-Tamer 01

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Digimon World 2

Raidramon is an Ultimate Digimon that digivolves from Flamedramon, and can digivolve to Phoenixmon (0-7 DP) or Imperialdramon Dragon Mode (8+ DP).

Digimon Digital Card Battle

Main article: Raidramon (Adventure)

Digimon Battle

Raidramon is obtainable by using a Digi-Egg of Friendship + 1 and an evolutor with Bokomon in Time Village or Babamon Village. It has a highly agile stat growth of 2-4-1-1. It Armor digivolves from Veemon.

Digimon Masters

Raidramon Armor digivolves from Veemon using the Digi-Egg of Friendship.

Digimon Heroes!

Lighdramon digivolves from V-mon.

Notes and references

  1. Raidramon's "Armor" level is equated to that of a "Champion" in the card game and virtual pets, of an "Ultimate" in Digimon World 2, and of a "Rookie" in Digimon Battle.
  2. Digimon Adventure 02, "Storm Of Friendship" [11]
  3. Digimon Encyclopedia: Voice Actors: Digimon Adventure Character List
  4. Serbian dub
  5. Digimon Reference Book: Lighdramon
  6. This attack retains its original name of "Lightning Blade" in Digimon Digital Card Battle.
  7. This attack is named "Thunder Blast" in Digimon Adventure 02, "Spirit Needle" [25], "United We Stand" [26], and "The Last Temptation of the DigiDestined" [49], "Lightning Blast" in Digimon Digital Card Battle, and retains its original name of "Blue Thunder" in Digimon Battle.
  8. This attack retains its original name of "Electric Bite" on Bo-120.
  9. Digimon World: Next Order
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