Velgemon is a major antagonist in Digimon Frontier, and a major antagonist in the 2020 reboot of Digimon Adventure. He is Duskmon's Beast Spirit mode in Digimon Frontier, while in Digimon Adventure, he serves as an agent of Devimon.
Velgemon is based on the mythological eagle, "Hræsvelgr", which was most likely inspired by and serves as an allegory for vultures. He has black feathers and dark red skin. Keeping in line with his human spirit, his shoulders are armored with skulls, and he has three horns, three eyes on his head, and yellow hair.
After Leomon defeats Minotaurumon in a duel while inside a Bulbmon, Yamato and Taichi discover that T.K., Yamato’s younger brother, was held prison as it turns out he was captured by the Dark Digimon. Velgemon suddenly appears from the sky and kidnaps T.K., as well as destroying the Bulbmon in an attempt to kill Yamato, Taichi, and Leomon, but manage to escape. Velgemon then takes off with T.K., with Yamato, Taichi, MetalGreymon, and WereGarurumon in pursuit, and Leomon was forced to stay behind to fend off a Megadramon.
MetalGreymon and WereGarurumon attack Velgemon while Yamato takes the opportunity to rescue T.K., but their reunion was cut short as Velgemon tries to kidnap T.K. again, but Angemon suddenly intervenes and saves T.K.. Angemon then uses his holy power to power up both MetalGreymon and WereGarurumon, and Metalgreymon uses Giga Blaster to clash Velgemon's attack, as Weregarurumon manages to destroy Velgemon with his Wolf Claw attack.
Powers and Abilities
Velgemon can shoot energy from his middle eye and create a vortex that can swallow an opponent and explode on contact.
- Dark Obliteration
- Dark Vortex