Rockstar Licence Euphoria Physics Engine

Licensing engines seems to be all the craze these days and it seem Rockstar is set continue the trend as they have announced they will be using NaturalMotion’s Euphoria physics engine in its next-generation PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 titles. The two companies have revealed that they have been working together for several months already which hints at the engine possibly being used as part of the creation for GTA 4 along with Table Tennis graphical engine.

In Rockstar, we have found a partner that shares this vision, and is renowned for creating some of the most ground-breaking and immersive games in the industry,” commented Torsten Reil, CEO of NaturalMotion. “Euphoria is about giving people an interactive experience they have never seen before. We now have the processing power to simulate humans, and the possibilities for games are endless,” he said.

You can see the Euphoria engine at work by clicking this nice blue text!