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Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light

Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light

Release date: 2009

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Square Enix

Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light, known in Japan as Hikari no 4 Senshi -Final Fantasy Gaiden- (光の4戦士 -ファイナルファンタジー外伝-, Hikari No Yon Senshi -Fainaru Fantajī Gaiden-, Four Warriors of Light -Final Fantasy Side Story-), is a role-playing video game developed by Matrix Software and published by Square Enix for the Nintendo DS. It is a spin-off of the Final Fantasy series and was released by Square Enix in Japan in 2009. The game was released in North America and Europe in October 2010. The game …

Flux Family Secrets: The Ripple Effect

Release date: 2009

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Skunk Studios, Big Fish Games, Other various online game distributors

Flux Family Secrets: The Ripple Effect is a hidden object puzzle-adventure (HOPA) casual game developed by Skunk Studios. It is the first installment in the Flux Family Secrets series. The game is available at the Skunk Studios and Big Fish Games website, among other various online game distributors.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord

Release date: 2009

Genres: Defense

Publishers: Square Enix

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord is a 2009 tower defense video game developed and published by Square Enix for the Wii and distributed through the WiiWare download service. The game is an entry in the Final Fantasy franchise, forming part of the Crystal Chronicles subseries. Taking place after Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King, the game follows the titular Darklord as she defends her mobile tower from waves of attacks as it travels across the kingdom. Pla…

Football Manager 2010

Football Manager 2010

Release date: 2009

Genres: Sports, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PSP, Apple IOS

Publishers: Sega

Football Manager 2010 (abbreviated to FM10) is a football manager simulation video game. It was released on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and PlayStation Portable on 30 October 2009. It is also available for digital download on Steam and iOS. A demo for FM10 was released on 14 October 2009.This is the first release in the series to be sold under the Football Manager name throughout the world. Previous North American versions were sold as Worldwide Soccer Manager.

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin

Release date: 2009

Genres: First-person, Horror, Shooter, Survival

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin is a first-person shooter survival horror video game, developed by Monolith Productions and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. It is the sequel to F.E.A.R. and is the second game in the F.E.A.R. series. It was released on February 10, 2009 and was made available on Steam two days later on February 12, 2009. An expansion, F.E.A.R. 2: Reborn, was released on September 3, 2009.

Forza Motorsport 3

Forza Motorsport 3

Release date: 2009

Genres: Racing

Platforms: XBox 360

Publishers: Microsoft Game Studios

Forza Motorsport 3 is a 2009 racing video game developed for Xbox 360 by Turn 10 Studios. It is the sequel to Forza Motorsport 2 and the third installment in the Forza series. The game includes more than 400 customizable cars (more than 500 cars in the Ultimate Collection version) from 50 manufacturers and more than 100 race track variations with the ability to race up to eight cars on track at a time. These cars vary from production cars to race cars such as those from the American Le Mans Seri…

Cartoon Network Universe: FusionFall

Release date: 2009

Genres: Multiplayer, Online, Role-playing, Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network Universe: FusionFall was a massively multiplayer online game developed by Cartoon Network and South Korean studio Grigon Entertainment. FusionFall used the Unity engine as its client technology basis. For the first year, the full game required a subscription; free accounts could only access a portion of the content. On August 29, 2013, the game's servers were shut down. It was unofficially revived by fans as two different games in 2017, the first being FusionFall: Retro, which wa…

FarmVille

FarmVille

Release date: 2009

Genres: Role-playing, Simulation

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Zynga

FarmVille is an agriculture-simulation social network game developed and published by Zynga in 2009. It is similar to Happy Farm, and Farm Town. Its gameplay involves various aspects of farmland management, such as plowing land, planting, growing, and harvesting crops, harvesting trees and raising livestock. FarmVille 2, the sequel, was released in September 2012. The game is available as an Adobe Flash application via the social networking website Facebook and Microsoft's MSN Games. It was prev…

Food Network: Cook or Be Cooked

Food Network: Cook or Be Cooked

Release date: 2009

Genres: Simulation

Platforms: Wii

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Food Network: Cook or Be Cooked is a cooking simulation-styled minigame compilation developed by American studio Red Fly Studio and published by Namco Bandai Games. It was released exclusively in North America on November 3, 2009, and is the first video game to use the Food Network license.Cook or Be Cooked contains twelve different meals to prepare; the player must go through recipes and complete the meals by completing minigames correctly. The game features a single player mode, a hotseat mode…

Fishdom H2O: Hidden Odyssey

Fishdom H2O: Hidden Odyssey

Release date: 2009

Genres: Adventure, Puzzle

Publishers: Playrix, Cypronia

Fishdom H2O: Hidden Odyssey is a hidden treasure hunting game released on April 10, 2009 by Russian studio Playrix. The game was originally released for Microsoft Windows and Macintosh computers, but was later released for the Nintendo 3DS on July 4, 2013 in North America. The game has the player go through the game as Jennifer (Jennie), an intern at a marine biology institute. Her grandpa, called Grandpa Jack throughout the game, says that she should create fish tanks with unique fish and deco…

Fritz Chess

Fritz Chess

Release date: 2009

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Deep Silver

Fritz Chess is a video game for the Wii, Nintendo DS, and PlayStation 3 developed by Freedom Factory Studios and published by Deep Silver. It was released in North America on June 30, 2009. It includes single player and multiplayer modes (for up to two players) and allows user to partake in various chess games, including classic chess, chess 960 or giveaway.

Foto Showdown

Foto Showdown

Release date: 2009

Genres: Turn-based

Publishers:

Foto Showdown, known in Japan as Monster Finder (モンスターファインダー, Monsutā Faindā), is a turn-based video game made exclusively for the Nintendo DSi (also compatible with the Nintendo 3DS line). It was released in Japan on November 19, 2009 and in North America on March 9, 2010. The game revolves around players using their monsters to battle against rivals. By winning tournaments and battles, players can advance through the game through upgrades and unlocking more powerful items. The game allows play…

Freaky Creatures

Release date: 2009

Genres: Fantasy, Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Abandon Interactive Entertainment

Freaky Creatures was a fantasy themed massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) from Abandon Interactive Entertainment with collectible action figures. Players can customize their creatures with extra parts, such as horns, wings, guns, swords, and tails. As of 2012 the website and game have been shut down.

Fat Princess

Fat Princess

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: PlayStation 3

Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment

Fat Princess is an action real-time strategy video game developed by Titan Studios and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation 3. It was released in North America, Europe and Australia on July 30, 2009, and in Japan on December 25, 2009 as Pocchari Princess (ぽっちゃり☆プリンセス, Pocchari ☆ Purinsesu). It was included on the "Best of PlayStation Network Vol. 1" compilation disc, released on June 18, 2013. A PlayStation Portable version, titled Fat Princess: Fistful of Cake, was relea…

Fort Zombie

Fort Zombie

Release date: 2009

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Paradox Interactive

Fort Zombie is a role-playing video game developed by Kerberos Productions. It was released on October 30, 2009. The game takes place on a version of Earth that is being invaded by an evil force which warps reality and creates zombies. Players control Ben Riley, a young man who has survived through the destruction and is setting up a haven in the fictional town of Piety, Indiana[1]. Each version of Piety in any play-through is procedurally generated, with different houses, items and enemies plac…

Flock!

Flock!

Release date: 2009

Genres: Puzzle

Publishers: Capcom

Flock! (stylized as FLOCK!) is a puzzle video game developed by Proper Games and published by Capcom for Windows, PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade. It was released for Microsoft Windows on April 7, 2009 through Steam and Stardock's digital distribution service Impulse, Xbox Live Arcade on April 8, 2009 and PlayStation Network on April 9, 2009.

Fortix

Fortix

Release date: 2009

Genres:

Platforms: PlayStation 3, PSP

Publishers:

Can you reclaim your ancestors’ land? Evil forces have taken over the once fertile land of Fortiana. You are the only one who can storm the castles and claw it back from the hordes of dragons. Experience a new type of strategy and arcade game. Fence off parts of the battlefield to corner your enemies.

Family Card Games

Release date: 2009

Genres: Party

Publishers: Aksys Games

Family Card Games (Titled Okiraku Daifugō Wii (おきらく大富豪Wii) in Japan) is a video game developed by Arc System Works for the Wii. It was released as a WiiWare title in Japan on June 6, 2009, on November 11, 2009, in North America and on August 11, 2010, in PAL territories at a cost of 500 Wii Points. The game is the 7th in its series and brings an end to the long line of video games branded as Okiraku in Japan and Family games in North America and PAL territories, such as Family Table Tennis and F…

Faerie Solitaire

Faerie Solitaire

Release date: 2009

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Publishers: Subsoap

Faerie Solitaire is a video game created and developed by independent video game developer and publisher Subsoap. The game was released 15 March 2009. This game mixes solitaire elements with fantasy and role-playing game elements.Faerie Solitaire won The Wall Street Journal's Gamehouse "Most Addictive Game" in 2010.Faerie Solitaire Remastered was released on November 22, 2017.

Fate: The Traitor Soul

Fate: The Traitor Soul

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: WildTangentEncore Software

Fate: The Traitor Soul is an action role-playing video game developed by WildTangent and released on September 9, 2009 as the second standalone expansion to the 2005 PC game, Fate, with the first one being Fate: Undiscovered Realms released in 2008.Fate: The Traitor Soul is a fantasy action role-playing game in which players take their characters through progressively difficult levels of a dungeon while fighting monsters, completing quests, and collecting valuable items and gold. Players earn ex…