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The Cave

By Double Fine Productions, Inc.

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***Selected as one of the Mac App Store Best of 2013!***

"What might at first seem like a straightforward 2D puzzle-platformer is in fact a clever throwback to classic point-and-click adventures of the late ‘80s and early ‘90s."
(4 stars) - MacLife

"It is a very enjoyable brain teaser that attempts to push the boundaries of the genre in its own, mysterious way." (4 stars) - OneClickMac

The Cave is a new adventure game from Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion creator Ron Gilbert, and Double Fine Productions, the award-winning studio behind Psychonauts and Brütal Legend.

Assemble your team of three from seven unlikely adventurers, each with their own unique personalities and stories, then descend into the mysterious depths to explore locations including a subterranean amusement park and a medieval castle, not to mention a fully armed and ready-to-launch nuclear tipped ICBM. The Cave awaits.

Key Features:

Seamlessly Spelunk – Explore a ginormous completely seamless cave-world presented in astounding cross-section that will blow... your... mind.

Assemble a team of 3 explorers – From the Hillbilly to the Time Traveller; all 7 characters have their own unique personalities, special talents and a dark and secret reason for descending The Cave.

A Cave like no other – If you enjoy spelunking and dark rocky caverns then be prepared to be disappointed. Your first clue The Cave is a place like no other will be when you stumble across the subterranean amusement park or the medieval castle, not to mention the fully armed and ready to launch nuclear tipped missile.

Let’s work together – Switch between the 3 characters, in cooperation with each other, and solve physical and adventure puzzles as you learn the truth behind why they are here. Share the cave exploring adventure with friends in local co-op.

Unlock all the secrets of the cave – Replay the adventure with a new set of characters for a whole different experience including unique story, puzzles and areas of The Cave, plus hidden treasures (not redeemable for cash) and collectables.

Watch the Cave come alive – Experience the detailed, stunning art style and humor that only Ron Gilbert and Double Fine can dream up.

What's New in Version 1.0.1

GameCenter authentication and achievements.


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Customer Reviews


If you're a fan of DoubleFine or Ron Gilbert's earlier games (Monkey Island, Grim Fandango, Psychonauts) you'll love this game. But even if you've never heard of those you'll find this game hilarious and fun. It's an offbeat journey into the darker side of its characters. Like a series of short stories around a theme, but you get to play a central role - with hilarious naration. Somehow they managed to solve the typical problem with adventure-like games (What do I do with the carrot in the carnival?) with a simple object system that still provides plenty of challenge. Anyway, a great balance between enjoying an animated short (or three, one for each character) and being part of it.


Parfait pour permettre de jouer à temps perdu,

Les commande sont simple, les "puzzles" sont assez corsés, il faut se servir de sa tête.

Chaque personnage a son propre histoire à résoudre, ce qui fait qu'il y a possibilité d'y jouer plusieurs fois sans que ce soit trop répétitif.

Un excellent divertissement!

Fond memories

Fans of the old school point and click adventures really need to check this game out. The price is insanely cheap for the amount of entertainment it provides. If you loved Monkey Island then the type of humor found here is going to be to your liking. The graphics are top notch and there is even replayability depending upon which character you choose in the beginning.

The Cave
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  • $6.99
  • Category: Games
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.0.1
  • Size: 1.23 GB
  • Language: English
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Rated 9+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour

Compatibility: OS X 10.6 or later

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