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 Gears of War
Front cover for Monster Madness: Battle for Suburbia
Front cover for Unreal Tournament III (Collector's Edition)
Front cover for Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War
Front cover for Medal of Honor: Airborne
Screenshot from Gears of War
Screenshot from PhysX Extreme Unreal Tournament 3 Mod-Pack
Screenshot from Medal of Honor: Airborne
Screenshot from Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter 2
Screenshot from NiGHTS: Journey of Dreams