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Dave[1] is SpongeBob's name for a multilevel cave that appears in SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis, "Atlantis SquarePantis," and the books Atlantis SquarePantis book and My Trip to Atlantis - by SpongeBob SquarePants.




The exterior is a small cave. Although, the exterior of the cave does not appear in the Atlantis SquarePantis book.


"Atlantis SquarePantis"

The interior in the TV special and book is small, compared to the exterior. It has a rock inside that has the Atlantean amulet resting on top that SpongeBob and Patrick find.

SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis

The interior is much bigger in the game than in the TV episode and book. It has collapsing edges, gates, ghostly pirates, bridges, wooden and metal floors.

Role in episode

In the TV movie and books, it is the location where SpongeBob and Patrick find the missing half of the Atlantean amulet.

SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis

In the game, it is the location where the level "Amulet Adventure!" takes place. It is also the location where SpongeBob and Patrick find the missing half of the Atlantean amulet.


This cave used to hold the missing half of the Atlantean amulet.

In SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis, SpongeBob and Patrick have to go through the cave to end up finding the pieces of the missing half of the Atlantean amulet.

During the game, SpongeBob names the cave "Dave."

Associated characters

  • Ghostly pirates - They reside in this cave.


Atlantis SquarePantis (VE)

Characters:Lord Royal HighnessAtlantean citizensCaptain of the Sea Ship AtlantisAtlantean RobotsRobot touristsRed AtlanteanNandoAggressive Case of the SnifflesOrange guardBubble SpongeBobVultureDave (cave)GermsNorblock FiveMagenta thugGreen jellyfishGhost jellyfishBlack jellyfishMagma jellyfishDiamond JellyfishSteel JellyfishRoyal Guard Commander

Locations:AtlantisMuseum of AtlantisMuJellyfish FieldsEncinoGasMusic StationNickelodeon Animation StudioBikini Bottom MuseumBikini BottomKelp ForestThe Bubble RoomThe Science Room

Objects:Plankton's tankAtlantean amuletSea Ship AtlantisOldest living bubbleGolden spatulaHooksBubble Collector 2000Frampton Comes AliveSquidward tikiCanned BreadAnchor ArmsJellyfish netSquidward's clarinet

Songs: The Bubble SongFueling the BusMr. Krabs' songSandy's songSquidward's songPlankton's songGoodbye, AtlantisBack in Encino

Shorts: Are We There Yet?Beware Flying JellyfishDocumenting Our Road Trip

Miscellaneous: DVDBookVideo gameMobile gameOnline gameSpongeBob's Director's CommentaryMy Trip to Atlantis - by SpongeBob SquarePantsSpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis SquareOffInside the SpongeBob Animation StudiosBehind the PantisOn the Road AgainFrom the Beginning, Pt.2The Best 200 Episodes EverSpongeBob SquarePants Specials Collection, Vol. 1The First 100 EpisodesThe Complete Fifth SeasonSeason 5 Volume 2Blitz GamesAltronSpongeBob Z-A CountdownSwapBob SpareFaceHappiness to Go!Best Bikini Bottom Stories Ever!The SpongeBob Super Square Collection

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