Premium Bandai has opened their official preorder page for the Digimon 20th Anniversary V-Pets. The V-Pets will be available in two assorted colors, Original Brown and Original Gray (Each sold separately). Unlike the older releases in 1997 these new versions will include several new features while maintaining its original functions.
The features include:
- Ability to go to Mega
- Train two Digimon at once instead of just one
- Real time events
- Ver. 1-5 built in (Original releases only had one built in version for each device released over time)
- Double Battles
- New training modes
- Copy Digimon onto another Digivice
The timeline for Digivolutions have also been altered to allow users to get the Digimon they want much easier.
The time line change will go as follows
1997 : 1 Hour (In Training) – 2 Days (Rookie) – 4 Days (Champion) – 6 Days (Ultimate) – N/A (Mega)
20th Version: 10 Minutes (In Training) – 1 Hour (Rookie) – 24 Hours (Champion) – 36 Hours (Ultimate) – 2 Days (Mega)
The Digimon V-Pets will also feature brand new Digimon species that were previously not available in the original releases.
Some highlights include:
- Metalgreymon (Virus Ver.)
- Dukemon/ Gallantmon
- Omegamon / Omnimon
- Lucemon Chaos Mode
- Zubamon (Brand New Digimon)
Preorders are currently open and will close on March 23. The item will be released in June priced at 3,780 yen. Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details. More details can be seen on the official Digimon 20th Website.