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Osmos

Osmos

Release date: 2009

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Osmos is a 2009 puzzle video game developed by Canadian developer Hemisphere Games for various systems such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, OnLive, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch and Android.

Onslaught

Onslaught

Release date: 2009

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Publishers: Hudson Soft

Onslaught (known in Japan as マッドセクタ MadSecta) is a first-person shooter for WiiWare by Hudson Soft. It was released in Europe on February 13, 2009, in North America on February 23, 2009, and in Japan on March 3, 2009.

Ōkami Kakushi

Release date: 2009

Genres: Horror, Investigation

Platforms: PSP

Publishers: Konami

Ōkami Kakushi (おおかみかくし, literally Wolfed Away) (wordplay on ōkami (wolf) and kamikakushi (spirited away)) is a Japanese visual novel developed and published by Konami for the PlayStation Portable, with Ryukishi07 of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni fame as game director and the manga author duo Peach-Pit as character designers. The game was released on August 20, 2009 in Japan. An anime adaptation produced by AIC began airing in Japan on January 8, 2010 on TBS.

Overlord: Minions

Overlord: Minions

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Puzzle

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Codemasters

Overlord: Minions is a 2009 puzzle action video game developed by Climax Action and published by Codemasters for the Nintendo DS. It was announced August 14, 2008 alongside addition franchise expansions Overlord II and Overlord: Dark Legend.It features the minions from the 2007 Overlord video game as the primary protagonists, tasked with the mission to solve puzzles and fight enemies. They are controlled by the DS stylus. There are also items to find in the levels and a timer of how fast the pla…

Overlord II

Overlord II

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, XBox 360, Apple OSX, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Codemasters

Overlord II is an action role-playing game, sequel to the 2007 video game Overlord, developed by Triumph Studios and published by Codemasters for Linux, Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. All versions were released in North America on 23 June 2009, in Europe on 26 June and Australia on 9 July 2009, alongside two spin-offs; Overlord: Dark Legend and Overlord: Minions for the Wii and the Nintendo DS, respectively. A Linux version was released on 26 July 2016. Continuing the style of t…

OutRun Online Arcade

OutRun Online Arcade

Release date: 2009

Genres: Racing

Publishers: Sega

OutRun Online Arcade is a racing video game and the most recent release in the OutRun series. It was developed by Sumo Digital and published by Sega. The game was released on April 15, 2009 on Xbox Live Arcade. It was also released exclusively in Europe for the PlayStation 3 on April 16, 2009 via the PlayStation Network. Gameplay involves players racing their choice of Ferrari through a selection of fifteen stages in the shortest time possible. The game was fairly well received by critics, with …

Operation Barbarossa – The Struggle for Russia

Release date: 2009

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Matrix Games, EuroVision

Operation Barbarossa – The Struggle for Russia is a turn-based strategy computer game and the only release by Binary Evolution Studios, a small independent development team based in Nuremberg, Germany. The game depicts the Eastern Front theatre from 1941–1945. The gameplay is strongly influenced by Panzer General II and the graphics are displayed in a 3D environment using the OGRE Engine. It was developed from December 2006 to August 2009 (English version). In February 2010 a German version wa…

One Piece: Unlimited Cruise

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Adventure, Combat

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Wii

Publishers: Bandai Namco Games

One Piece: Unlimited Cruise (ワンピース アンリミテッドクルーズ, Wan Pīsu: Anrimiteddo Kurūzu) is a video game series for the Nintendo's Wii console based on the popular manga and anime One Piece. The game was released in two episodes which act as parts of a single story. The first episode One Piece: Unlimited Cruise Episode 1 - The Treasure Beneath The Waves (ワンピース アンリミテッドクルーズエピソード1 波に揺れる秘宝, Wan Pīsu: Anrimiteddo Kurūzu Episōdo Wan - Nami ni Yureru Hihō) was released in Japan on September 11, 2008. Later it was…

Overlord: Dark Legend

Overlord: Dark Legend

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Wii

Publishers: Codemasters

Overlord: Dark Legend is an action role-playing game developed by Climax Action and published by Codemasters for the Wii. The game was released on 23 June 2009 in North America, 26 June in Europe, and 2 July in Australia.Dark Legend is a spinoff of the 2007 video game Overlord, and is set as a prequel. The gameplay is similar to Overlord, but presents some differences. While the game does not have several features of the original game or its sequel, Overlord II, it offers some new content and a …

Order of War

Order of War

Release date: 2009

Genres: Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Square Enix

Order of War is a World War II Strategy video game developed by Wargaming and published by Square Enix. It was released on September 22, 2009.

Officers

Officers

Release date: 2009

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Tri Synergy

Officers is a World War II real time strategy game developed by 3A Games and published by Tri Synergy. It was released on 28 November 2008 in Japan, 29 May 2009 in Europe and released in the USA on 14 July 2009 for Windows.

Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising

Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising

Release date: 2009

Genres: Shooter, Strategy, Simulation, War

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Codemasters

Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising is a tactical shooter video game for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 developed by British game developer Codemasters. Codemasters has advertised the game as a tactical shooter designed to represent modern infantry combat realistically. It is a stand-alone sequel to Bohemia Interactive's Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis, but was developed entirely by Codemasters due to a falling-out between the two companies.

OpenCity

Release date: 2009

Genres: Management

Publishers:

OpenCity is a free and open-source software 3D city-building game started in 2003 by France-based Vietnamese programmer Duong-Khang Nguyen. The game mechanics are similar to Simcity, while the game developers don't strive to make it a direct Simcity clone.