Gabumon is a Digimon creature from the Japanese Digimon media franchise that comprises anime, manga, toys, video games, trading card games and other media. Gabumon's name is derived from the "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. "Gabumon" is the name that all members of this particular Digimon species share. There are several different Gabumon that appear in various Digimon anime and manga series.
The most well-known appearance of Gabumon is in the Digimon Adventure anime as the partner of Matt Ishida.
The Gabumon of Digimon Adventure also appears in the sequel series Digimon Adventure 02 and all the Digimon Adventure/02 related movies.