Cave Story

Cave Story

2012

System
3DS eShop
Publisher
Nicalis
Developer
Nicalis

9.0

Game Rating

User Ratings: 38

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Adventure
Release Date

3DS eShop

  • 4th Oct 2012, $9.99 (USA)
  • 1st May 2014, £6.00 (UK/EU)
Series
Cave Story, Pixel

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Reviews

  • 86

    3DS eShop

    Review Cave Story

    Spelunker

    Stop us if you've heard this one. A guy by the nom de plume of Pixel made a really great game all by himself and released it on PC for free in 2004. It's called... Oh, so you have heard it. We thought so. In 2012, Cave Story needs no introduction. It's not an unknown quantity. In fact, not counting this eShop release, publisher Nicalis...

About The Game

The original 2D pixel-based Cave Story is now on the eShop as a native 3D game!

Additionally, Cave Story for eShop supports widescreen and original 4:3 modes, two button configurations and MORE Challenges!

Cave Story for eShop Features:

  • 4:3 and REAL widescreen support. YES!
  • Multi-layered 3D depth (and lots of it!)
  • Additional Challenge modes (including Nemesis Challenge, Boss Rush, Curly Story, Hell Time Attack and Wind Fortress!)
  • And all the other stuff you love: over 20 epic boss battles, 15 levels to explore in the vast world, 10 unique weapons to find and upgrade, four unique endings

Note: Nintendo DSi owners can purchase the 2D version of Cave Story via DSiWare.