It can't run without the data folder, you have to zip it with. :)
A downloadable game for Windows
You decide that it's time to grab your trusty stick and gather up some food for the night. You decide that you will read the games instructions so you understand how to play:
Sound is crucial!
WASD for Movement
Space - Jump
Hold Shift - To Run
Right Click - uses your stick. (Stick will poke the ground in front of you or anything in your way.)
G - Give up and wait for morning.
Just play the exe and you're good to go. 16:9 resolutions are best