Hikou no mizu 1.0.1

Packaging status

Hikou no mizu 1.0.1 is the latest available stable release.

Installation Instructions

Hikou no mizu can be installed in GNU/Linux, *BSD, Haiku, OS X, and Windows systems.
Packages are available to ease installation on some systems. If not, the game can be compiled from source using CMake.


For many desktop Linux distributions, a flatpak package allows to easily install Hikou no mizu 1.0.1, following the instructions in:

Flatpak provides a convenient way to distribute the game to many Linux distributions.
However, if you would rather not use it, the game can be compiled from source.


Hikou no mizu 1.0.1 is available on the Arch User Repository (AUR) for users of Archlinux-based Linux distributions, such as Archlinux itself or Manjaro:

As such, it can be installed using a simple command such as:

# yay -S hikounomizu


A package for Hikou no mizu is available in the HaikuDepot.
However, it has not yet been updated for Hikou no mizu 1.0.1. The update is expected to be submitted around October/November 2023
In the meantime, see the Source section below to compile it from source.


A build for windows64 is available here.
It is a cross-compiled MinGW build, and comes without installer, simply uncompress the file and run hikounomizu.exe



The game is known to work, but no package has been setup yet.
In the meantime, see the Source section below to compile it from source.


Compiling Hikou no mizu 1.0.1 from source is required to install it on *BSD systems.
Hikou no mizu uses CMake as a build system, which will assist you in the build process. It will especially report any missing dependency.

The sources of Hikou no mizu 1.0.1 can be downloaded here. This is the version which ships pre-built data, so that you do not need to regenerate framesheets from vectorized animation files, among others. Otherwise, the version with non-built data sources is available here.