Install Celeste Classic on Raspberry Pi
This is a C source port of the original celeste (Celeste classic) for the PICO-8, designed to be portable.
This game can be played with controllers or with keyboard. The general mapping is found here: https://github.com/lemon32767/ccleste#controls
To run: Menu -> Games -> Celeste Classic
To run in a terminal: /usr/local/share/celeste/ccleste
Fortunately, Celeste Classic is very easy to install on your Raspberry Pi in just two steps.
- Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Raspberry Pi.
- Use Pi-Apps to install Celeste Classic.
For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Raspberry Pi OS, which is currently version Bookworm.
Raspberry Pi OS has 32-bit and 64-bit variants, both of which will run on most Raspberry Pi computers, including the Pi 3, Pi 4, and Pi5.
Celeste Classic will run on either PiOS 32-bit or 64-bit.
Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Raspberry Pi with just a few clicks.
Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:
wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash
Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps
Install Celeste Classic
Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Celeste Classic.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:
Then click on the Games category.
Now scroll down to find Celeste Classic in the list.
Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Celeste Classic for you!