Physics Engine: PhysX
Group DescriptionGames using a version of the PhysX engine (formerly named Novodex) by AGEIA Technologies, Inc. to emulate dynamic and unscripted physics. It is an asynchronous multi-threaded physics API taking advantage of multiprocessor gaming systems, but also specifically designed for the PhysX Accelerator add-in card, a hardware physics processing unit.
In February 2008 nVidia Corporation signed a definitive agreement to acquire AGEIA Technologies, Inc. and the graphics card manufacturer now owns the company and its technology.
Front cover for Dungeons & Dragons: Dragonshard
Front cover for Star Trek Online (Collector's Edition)
Front cover for Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition
Front cover for Mafia II
Front cover for Risen 2: Dark Waters
Screenshot from Dungeons & Dragons: Dragonshard
Screenshot from Star Trek Online (Collector's Edition)
Screenshot from Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition
Screenshot from Mafia II
Screenshot from Risen 2: Dark Waters