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 American McGee's Grimm: The Girl Without Hands
Front cover for Monday Night Combat
Front cover for Gothic 3: Forsaken Gods
Front cover for Space Siege
Front cover for DogFighter
Screenshot from American McGee's Grimm: The Girl Without Hands
Screenshot from Gothic 3: Forsaken Gods
Screenshot from Space Siege
Screenshot from DogFighter
Screenshot from City of Heroes (Deluxe Edition)