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Ageia's PhysX Needs a Killer App - Editorial

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if you are a build-it-your-own-damn-self kind of guy, what is it going to take to get you to spend $250 on a PhysX card? I don’t know about you, but it is going to take more than some flying barrels full of eye candy to pry $250 out of my hand. The fact of the matter is that Ageia and their PhysX Processor is first at the mercy of the game developers, then at your mercy
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PhysX needs killer apps, soon. Otherwise it risks simply becoming another obscure product that never reached its true potential.
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ut2007 is gonna be that killer ap.
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Originally Posted by metalkobra
ut2007 is gonna be that killer ap.
Its also gonna be one of the first apps along with titles from companies like Ubisoft and Epic Games.
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You know.... that's exactly what I was thinking.
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G.R.A.W. is supposed to be the best in the Rainbow Six/Ghost Recon lineup. I have played it on xbox and love it much better than the rest of them. It comes out for the PC about the same time the Physx is supposed to release. I for one will buy one just for some of the titles that are going to be able to use it.
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I like the idea of having sli but the other card does the physics...
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cellfactor is a game that will use the PhysX right? cause it looks kinda cool
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Hopefully Valve will put even better pysics into Source. Theyve already added HDR so Im betting theyll add PPU support.
Very nice!
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Very nice!
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G.R.A.W. is supposed to be the best in the Rainbow Six/Ghost Recon lineup. I have played it on xbox and love it much better than the rest of them. It comes out for the PC about the same time the Physx is supposed to release. I for one will buy one just for some of the titles that are going to be able to use it.
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Graw is not all that great.. black arrow smokes this game.. its kinda sad actually all the hype and it was a let down
    
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