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NXEngine for DC

About

A complete open-source clone/rewrite of the masterpiece jump-and-run platformer Doukutsu Monogatari (also known as Cave Story).

http://nxengine.sourceforge.net

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Download

nxengine-dreamcast-1.0.cdi.zip ready to burn cdi
nxdc-0.13.09.19-plainfiles.zip
nxdc-0.13.09.19-sd-plainfiles.zip - require SD CARD reader
nxextract.zip

Source code

http://github.com/histat/dc-nx

Installation

download Cave Story 1.0.0.6 with Aeon Genesis English translation
(e.g cavestory.zip) and extract it

download nxextract.zip and extract it
This contain these files.
1. nxextract.exe
2. smalfont.bmp
3. sprites.sif
4. tilekey.dat

and SDL.dll if you havn't

put above files to doukutsu data directorty(e.g cavestory)

change the directory
and open nxextract.exe

press key

press key

you get "Done" message

press key to close the programme.

you don't need nxextract.exe (and SDL.dll)

put 1ST_READ.BIN

Now you can burn CD

CD structure
ROOT
|
1ST_READ.BIN
data/
drum.pcm
endpic/
org/
smalfont.bmp
sndcache.pcm
sprite.sif
stage.dat
tilekey.dat
wavetable.dat

  • SD CARD
    copy the data to a directory named "NX"

Controls

Dreamcast controller:
D-pad: left,right,down,up
Start: MENU(F3)

thease buttons and triggers are not assigned in default
A,B,X,Y,L trigger,R trigger

Dreamcast keyboard:
arrow: left,right,down,up
F3: MENU
Z: jump
X: fire
Q: inventory
W: mapsystem
A: prev wepon
S: next wepon

Credits

  • original NXEngine

NXEngine by Caitlin Shaw (rogueeve)

  • Dreamcast Library

Libronin - A Dreamcast development library
by Marcus Comstedt, Peter Bortas and Per Hedbor

  • FAT file system

FatFs by ChaN

  • SD card support

SD Card interface for DC Serial by jj1odm

Contact

histat@users.sourceforge.net
http://twitter.com/histat