Havok brings its cinematic game physics engine to Windows Phone 8

Havok brings its cinematic game physics engine to Windows Phone 8
Windows Phone 8 shares the same kernel with Windows 8 and the same native development language, which is probably the most significant news from tonight's unveiling of Microsoft's next mobile OS iteration.

A great demonstration what that means was the appearance of the folks from Havok on stage, who said with the new kernel it only took them a few weeks to port their award-winning game physics engine to Windows Phone 8.

This would no doubt bring even more immersive gaming titles with cinematic 3D visuals to the platform, and will leverage the already quality experience of Xbox Live on Windows Phone 8.



1. Synack

Posts: 688; Member since: Jul 05, 2011

Looks like the PS phones are about to get pwnd.

2. speckledapple

Posts: 902; Member since: Sep 29, 2011

and with the same elements, it would be nice to see the level of capatibility with windows phone 8.

3. PhansMuneeb

Posts: 371; Member since: Jan 28, 2012

The only bad news is i can't get new phone till 2014... :'(

4. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2364; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

Nice... I'm very excited with what W8 is going ....

5. Bluesky02

Posts: 1439; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

That's amazing. If Havok is coming so is Unreal Engine, and many other might follow. No doubt we'll have great games.

6. Vaidya

Posts: 11; Member since: Jun 20, 2012

ps vita got an assasin.................

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