Cataclysm Dark Days Ahead (CDDA) Game Download

Install CDDA on Mac, Windows, or Linux

We are frequently asked where to download Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead, one of our most featured and beloved roguelikes. It can be a bit difficult to figure out because so many versions are available and the game is updated almost daily. Depending on your system, it can be done in a couple ways:

Installing CDDA for Windows:

CDDA-launcherWindows Users go here and download the self installing, self-updating launcher by Remyroy. Once downloaded, unzip and open it up as you would any other program. Install the game using the directory commands, and update the game as you’d like. No more trying to keep up with versions.

Installing Cataclysm for Mac and Linux:

CDDA-homepageMac and Linux users can simply go to the Cataclym: DDA homepage and download the game through the links in the experimental build. The stable builds are no longer relevant, trust us. Check back every few weeks to get the most recent version of the game, as updates happen daily.


That’s it, go stab some zombies!