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The Whole Story in The Cave

The Whole Story103 (40)

Collector of forgotten dreams.

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Achievement won on 25 Jan 13
TA Score for this game: 805
Posted on 26 January 13 at 13:07, Edited on 07 February 13 at 08:03
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This is awarded for collecting all cave paintings AND watching both the good and bad endings of each character.

The cave paintings will come naturally as you play through the game with each character. None of them are particularly "hidden" in a "this location I would never have reached w/o excessive searching"-way. Just keep in mind that there are 3 paintings in each character-specific dungeon.

Though if you miss any cave paintings, have a look at this great solution from Krystal109 (Neoseeker), who made a very good description of where to find each particular painting throughout the game: w/o the need of watching a bazillion movies etc. :)

There are 7 characters in total and you can carry 3 of them through the cave at once which results in 14/3 = 5 playthroughs

When you reach the end of the cave, choose to carry your personal object of desire with you outside for all 7 characters. On your 3rd playthrough only the character you haven't played yet has to carry his/her object of desire out of the cave. The other two characters must reject their gift (press "X" 3 times in front of the shop keeper) and leave the cave w/o their "OoD".

Do the same for the rest of the characters, that previously carried their OoD out of the cave, and the achievement will pop as soon as the last character leaves the cave, along with the achievements for watching all the good/bad endings and for every character reaching the bottom of the cave as well:

The CaveSecret AchievementThe Secret Achievement achievement in The Cave worth 62 pointsContinue playing to unlock this secret achievement

The CaveWin-win-win-win-win-win-winThe Win-win-win-win-win-win-win achievement in The Cave worth 84 pointsEveryone reached the bottom.

The CaveSecret AchievementThe Secret Achievement achievement in The Cave worth 55 pointsContinue playing to unlock this secret achievement

Characters 1-7

PT1: 1+2+3 (all accept OoD)
PT2: 4+5+6 (all accept OoD)
PT3: 7+1+2 (7 accepts OoD, 1+2 reject OoD)
PT4: 3+4+5 (all reject OoD)
PT5: 6+7+1 (6+7 reject OoD, 1 can do either)

Numbers are only for clarification and do not represent any specific character.

If you plan proper, you can also get every other achievement in the game in these 5 playthroughs as well. Simply start with the Hillbilly, the Knight and the Time Traveller for

The CaveWeight of the BeastThe Weight of the Beast achievement in The Cave worth 21 pointsThe scale reveals a baleful figure.

and then do PT2+3 with the other characters AND the Hillbilly for

The CaveDon't Fill Up On Fortune CookiesThe Don't Fill Up On Fortune Cookies achievement in The Cave worth 38 pointsPeered into everyone's fate.

These are the only achievements that require a special constellation of characters.
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