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 Watchmen: The End is Nigh
Front cover for BioShock Infinite
Front cover for Crazy Machines 2
Front cover for Mortal Kombat
Front cover for Crazy Machines 1.5: More Gizmos, Gadgets, & Whatchamacallits
Screenshot from Watchmen: The End is Nigh
Screenshot from BioShock Infinite
Screenshot from Crazy Machines 2
Screenshot from Mortal Kombat
Screenshot from Crazy Machines 1.5: More Gizmos, Gadgets, & Whatchamacallits