Ladies and gentlemen, they are back! And this time, they’re returning as kids! Toei Animation has announced the new Digimon anime, and its title is Digimon Adventure. It will premiere in April 2020 and it will be replacing GeGeGe no Kitarou from its current time slot. They also released a new teaser for the upcoming TV series:
This new anime will be taking place in 2020, and will feature a brand new story featuring Taichi and Agumon, and Taichi is back as a 5th grader!In the story, a large-scale Network Malfunction causes a train which Hikari and her mom are riding to malfunction. Taichi then rushes to Shibuya to try and help them, but he and the rest of the DigiDestined gets transported to the Digital World. This will be a reboot of the original series.
Much like the original 1999 TV anime, Toei Animation will also be animating the project. And not only that, but Masato Mitsuka is serving as series director, with original Digimon Adventure character designer Katsuyoshi Nakatsuru also returning. Expect Toei to reveal more details about this new anime in the days to come.
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Source: Digimon Adventure Official Website