One of the most well-known development tools in the world has been secured by 2K Games for some upoming titles. The Havok physics engine
is used in squillions of high-profile games like
BioShock and Super Smash Bros. Brawl.
Naturally, 2K wanted to acquire the license for none other than Carnival Games: Mini-Golf
Before crying shovelware, the original Carnival Games
sold over a million copies, so 2K is doing the right thing by wanting to get the best software for improving the series. A few other titles are also in line to use Havok
, but no word on specific names as yet.