Digimon is a Japanese anime television series. It is about digital creatures called Digimon(= Digital Monsters). Digimon also has movies, manga, toys, video games and card games about these creatures. Digimon was created by the Bandai company. The Digimon are often used for evil by the main villain, depending on what season of Digimon. In the first season, the digimon are controlled by Black Gears. The DigiDestined, a band of kids chosen for their compatibility to Digimon, usually fight this evil.