If you participated in Planetside 2 beta, you may recall that early versions of this free-to-play action game utilised PhysX middleware. NVidia’s almost ubiquitous physics engine will soon be officially patched into the game, but as reported by PCGamesN, you’re in no way obligated to wait. You can activate the option right now by editing the useroptions.ini file in the Planetside 2 Steam folder. Open it as a text file and add the following two lines at the end of the [Rendering] section:
This latest attempt to find the magic formula for a successful MMO shooter received a warm reception from critics when it emerged from beta last year. It doesn’t do to rest on your laurels, however, so it’s nice to see that Sony Online Entertainment is still looking for ways to satiate its user base and attract new players.