In all of this, we should additionally ask ourselves what the Dark Ocean itself in reality is. It is usually recommended that this can be a size or international that isn’t the virtual international, particularly since Kari can get there with out the usage of any of the Digi-World ports. We most effective see a small a part of the arena. The ocean, a seaside, the lighthouse, an deserted town and a tunnel.
The most effective different clues we’ve got in seeking to decipher what the Dark Ocean is comes from its evident affect, HP Lovecraft. Dragomon would possibly as smartly be known as Cthullumon given his look and the best way he rises from the ocean. A transparent connection is made within the Japanese episode when a textual content card seems, written in “digicode” simply ahead of the identify card. This is in reality the Digimon alphabet and due to TMS at the Digimon With the Will boards, we comprehend it interprets to “Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn.”
In Lovecraft’s “The Call fo Cthulhu” tale, this interprets to “In his area in R’lyeh, the lifeless Cthulhu waits dreaming.” This would imply that Dagmon is in reality Cthulhu! This may just imply anything else for the multiverse of Digimon however for those who simply learn it at the tin, it suits the darkish ones’ commentary within the jap episode that they’d “look forward to the time”. We can now slightly extrapolate that they’re looking forward to the time when Dragomon aka their god will awaken. Most prone to help of their combat towards the Digimon Emperor…or possibly one thing larger.
With all this knowledge, fragmented despite the fact that it can be, what are we able to slightly wager the Dark Ocean is? Perhaps for the reason that virtual international is made up of knowledge, the darkish ocean is the black display between those and zeros within the virtual international’s code. A spot that should exist to write down extra “code”, however that now not has existence. Dragomon and the darkish creatures can have been banished there way back, however ahead of that it was once an empty international, with most effective fragments of the code surrounding it (the town, the lighthouse, and so on.) That additionally ties into the Digital World, which additionally comprises fragments of real-world machines and constructions (trains, constructions, and so on.) This proximity to the virtual international’s code is additional supported by way of the truth that people or Digimon can fall into it via “segment distortions”, reminiscent of Kari, Ken, and Yolei did it. The Dark Ocean is an international between an international. An international that should exist for the sake of every other international, however which isn’t truly an international in itself. An international you hardly see, however whilst you do… it is not anything.
It’s no wonder why the Dark Ocean continues to fascinate and frustrate Digimon fanatics some of these years later. A huge tale was once steered, one who was once specifically necessary to the favourite characters Kari and Ken. It had the scope of Digimon’s international, with an influence past anything else the workforce had ever confronted. The “what if?” of all this has nice energy over fanatics. It’s a disgrace the display let one thing down that can have been so compelling.
But most likely the loss of solution is not solely a nasty factor. It makes the arena of Digimon extra mysterious. There’s extra to it than simply the fights the youngsters are preventing. There are different forces at paintings. Powerful forces that experience their very own targets past easy destruction or need for energy.