Arguably the most well-known indie game of all time, Cave Story+ features a completely original storyline wrapped with personality, mystery and hours of fast-paced fun. Cave Story+ is an action-adventure game that is critically acclaimed indie game. Overflowing with unmatched charm and character, Cave Story+ takes you into a rare world where a curious race of innocent rabbit-like creatures, called Mimigas, run free. Run, jump, shoot, fly and explore your way through a massive action-adventure reminiscent of classic 8 and 16-bit games. Cave Story+ features higher resolutions, tons of new art and music, along with content not available in the original version.

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Cave Story Tutorial Example Map

Cave Story Tutorial Example Map

Jul 15, 2010 Singleplayer Map 0 comments

This is my Cave Story example map. Don't mind this that you can fall from the screen and don't die - it's just a example.

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runequester
runequester Nov 14 2011, 3:31pm says:

No mirrors to install it currently.

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BZRatfink
BZRatfink Nov 14 2011, 1:25pm says:

Attempting to run Cave Story on Arch Linux 64bit causes Desura to crash, with an error about the wrong JPEG library version. (getting 80, and it wants 62)

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zzwerty
zzwerty Nov 14 2011, 12:46am says:

If I get the 3DS version, will that still be supporting pixel?

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vulpesfoxnik
vulpesfoxnik Nov 5 2011, 10:53am says:

For those who are running 64bit Ubuntu and unable to run, this will fix the issue of the "file not found" error. It's because it's looking for a library at a hard coded location not provided. Simply run the following command and it will run:
sudo ln -s /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 /lib/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2

Enjoy your 64bit cave story.

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CapricornGames
CapricornGames Nov 5 2011, 10:00am says:

totaly awesome.
i think, i´ll not download it for free. i ll buy the wii ware version. i wan´t to pay for it!

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Kitkoan
Kitkoan Nov 7 2011, 6:20pm replied:

Do both. By getting the PC version it shows the developer that PC users want these games just as much as console players do. Getting only the console version tells the developer that you have no interest in PC gaming and only encourages developers to not bother developing for PC and only go for console markets.

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MrCal3x
MrCal3x Nov 7 2011, 7:49am replied:

But, it's important to support independant developper. :)

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cyberkiller40
cyberkiller40 Nov 4 2011, 1:53pm says:

There seems to be a problem with save files on Linux - every time I run Desura it wants to reinstall the game and my saves are gone :-(.

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Kitkoan
Kitkoan Nov 4 2011, 9:05pm replied:

While not a great fix, this seems to work. When the game needs to be reinstalled (It will say Not Ready in the list menu, go into the desura/common/cave-story folder and copy the Profile.dat file. That is your save game file. After reinstalling Cave Story, put the Profile.dat file back in. Now you can continue where you last saved.

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Ancurio
Ancurio Nov 3 2011, 9:41pm says:

btw. when I tried playing it on Fedora it somehow wasn't able to locate a linker lib,
probably because Fedora ppl just mess around and put all 64bit libs in /lib64.
(Strangely enough ldd found it just fine..)
Made a symlink in /lib, and everything works nice.

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Released Dec 20, 2004
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This game is nothing short of amazing. It has everything a platformer should have, and then some.

This is one of those games that everyone should play at least once. Truly a masterpiece.

Nov 3 2011, 9:47pm by Vargr

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