Download Cave Story

Note: For Cave Story WiiWare, Cave Story+, Cave Story DSi, or Cave Story 3D please click here.

 

Windows

Main Download

Cave Story (Japanese)
To play this in English you will need this and the English translation patch listed below.

Translations

English translation patch by Aeon Genesis (Project Page   )
This needs to be applied to the main download listed above.

English translation (pre-patched)

Brazilian Portuguese translation by Alex "Foffano"

Chinese (Simplified) translation by Hydrowing (Website   )

Chinese (Traditional) translation

Dutch translation by Ian Noah (Website   )

French translation by Max le Fou (Website   )

German translation by LB

German translation by Tobias

Italian translation by Simon M.

Lithuanian translation by Mason13

Polish translation by P_J

Portuguese (Portugal) translation by André Silva

Portuguese Manual translation by Jay City

Portuguese OrgView translation by Jay City

Russian translation by Шедевр Translations

Spanish translation by Vagrant Traducciones

Deluxe Package

Cave Story Deluxe Package (Updated)
(contains Cave Story fully translated, guides, useful programs and much more!) Still no Mac installer though.

Old Cave Story Deluxe Package by Wadeizzle

Deluxe Package Contents

Keep in mind that Cave Story Deluxe adds nothing new to Cave Story that wasn't already present. It just houses a bunch of extra stuff under one installer. For Mac and Linux users that can't use the installer individual downloads of the package contents are listed below.

Cave Story English translation by Aeon Genesis (pre-patched)

Org Maker v1.3.4 English translation by Radical R (pre-patched)

Org Maker v1.3.4 guide by Moose  

Ikachan English translation by pheonixj

Cave Story Icon Set by platinumwade

Cave Story's credit illustrations

Balrog papercraft

Cave Story Midis by S. P. Gardebiter

Cave Editor v0.99d by Wistil

Booster's Lab v0.4.1.4 by Noxid

Booster's Lab v0.4.1.4 exe launcher

Misc

Cave Story WASD by voxl (Website Archive   )
(A Cave Story executable with keys remapped to a WASD config)

Various Cave Story Ports

 

Mac

Main Downloads

Mac port 0.0.8 (Universal) by Nakiwo (Website   )

Mac port 0.0.7 (Universal) by Nakiwo

Mac port 0.0.6 (PowerPC) by Nakiwo

To play these in English you will need the English translation patches listed below.

Translations

Mac English translation for 0.0.7 (Universal) by Turtle (Website   )

Mac English translation for 0.0.6 (PowerPC) by Turtle

These need to be applied to the relevant main download listed above.

Mac Spanish translation by Pillows and Lord Zoltan

 

XBox

Main Download

Cave Story X by Xport  
(Links to a page giving instructions on how to download this Cave Story port using mIRC, no direct link sorry)

Note: Some users report slower gameplay/lag.

 

TI-Calc

Main Download

TI-83/84 Plus port/re-imagining by Jack Eisenburgerham (ticalc.org Listing   )

Note: More of its own game than a port due to incredible limitations.

 

GBA

Tech Demos

Cave Story GBA Map Demo by Ravenworks

Cave Story GBA Sound Demo by Ravenworks

Note: Ravenworks' GBA port was dropped back in 2006 in favour of the DS port. These tech demos are listed here only for the sake of completion and are unlikely to result in a complete port.

 

Nintendo DS

Tech Demos

Cave Story DS Demo 1 by Ravenworks

Cave Story DS Demo 2 by Ravenworks

Cave Story DS Demo 3 by Ravenworks

Note: Again, these tech demos are listed here only for the sake of completion and a complete port is unlikely seeing as the DS port is under an indefinite hiatus.