cdv Software Entertainment AG is a German publisher of computer games, specializing in strategy titles for the PC. cdv was founded in 1989 in Karlsruhe, Germany by Wolfgang Gäbler and Christina Oppermann. In April 2000 cdv became listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. They also have a wholly-owned subsidiary in Cary, North Carolina, USA.
Major cdv-published titles include Beyond Divinity, Cossacks: European Wars, Cossacks 2, American Conquest, Divine Divinity, Sudden Strike, Blitzkrieg, the Lula games, Codename: Panzers Phase One, Codename: Panzers Phase Two, Darkstar One, and War Front: Turning Point.
cdv has also published adventure games such as The Mystery of the Druids.