Cave Story 3D will be given a full remake for the Nintendo 3DS on June 28th by Nicalis and Nis America.
The new version will remain a platformer, but will use 3D models instead of spirites. NIS America announced that Cave Story 3D was set to be a launch window game. Cave Story 3D will feature glasses-free stereoscopic 3D graphics. Creator Daisuke Amaya and Producer Tyrone Rodriguez revealed that new elements will be featured in Cave Story. Amaya revealed new and old music and Rodriguez said there would be elements from the unleashed Cave Story Beta.