Physics Engines

Crysis Physics Engine

Our previous post featured tweaking the physics in Grand Theft Auto, the Crysis Engine is far more flexible, allowing for any number of simulations to be set up. The movie above by V1nc3nc0 provides a series of physics test running in real time on a AMD Athlon X2 6000+ @…

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Grand Theft Auto: Editing the Physics Movie

Simulations in social science often ignore the use of any physics engine yet is it can be invaluable for modelling real world situations. Games such as Grand Theft Auto have a built in physics and dymanics simulation to provide variables such as mass, velocity, friction to the in game objects…

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Crysis: Physics Engine Movies

Crysis: Physics Engine Movies

Crysis LEGO map from Robert Tieber on Vimeo. The Crysis engine has an inbuilt physics system that supports vehicles, rigid bodies, liquid, rag doll, cloth and soft body effects. The movies in this post provide a glimpse of the physics engine in action, the first clip above demonstrates the ‘Lego’…

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