Games that place a focus on how momentum and trajectory impact the movement of objects or characters find their home in the physics genre. Some of the most popular games in this genre include the worldwide hit Angry Birds and popular Cut the Rope, and both of these provide an excellent premier into what this genre has to offer.
Angry Birds is a video game franchise created by the Rovio Entertainment game developer.
World of Goo is a physics based puzzle / construction game.
The full game includes 47 levels (plus "infinite" bonus content) across 8 distinct level types: Ambient, Solar, Antimatter, Impasse, Repulsor, Sentient, Warped Chaos, and Epicycles.
Cut the Rope is an innovative and addictive puzzle game that combines physics oriented gameplay with bright and colorful visuals, in deviously designed challenges.
You have always dreamed of flying - but your wings are tiny. Luckily the world is full of beatiful hills. Use the hills as jumps - slide down, flap your wings and fly!
Algodoo, previously Phun, is an educational, entertaining and somewhat addictive piece of software for playing around in a 2D physics sandbox in a cartoon-y fashion.
The King has ordered you to crush all resistance in order for his kingdom to survive.
“Trine is a physics-based action game where three characters allow clever solutions to challenges created by hazardous puzzles and threatening enemies.
KSP is a game where the players create and manage their own space program. Build spacecraft, fly them, and try to help the Kerbals to fulfill their ultimate mission of conquering space.
Crayon Physics Deluxe is a 2D physics puzzle / sandbox game, in which you get to experience what it would be like if your drawings would be magically transformed into real...
The Powder Toy is a desktop version of the classic 'falling sand' physics sandbox game, it simulates air pressure and velocity as well as heat!.
Grow your blobs by collecting dots placed throughout the game or gobbling up smaller players. Avoid bigger players attempting to do the same.
Meet Newton Bill, the young aspiring uphill racer. He is about to embark on a journey that takes him to where no ride has ever been before.
Join Alto and his friends as they embark on an endless snowboarding odyssey.
Absorb smaller planets. Avoid larger ones. Watch out for gravity!.
Where's My Water? is a fun, simple - yet challenging - physics-based puzzle game featuring Swampy the Alligator and his quest to take a shower.
Happy Wheels is a ragdoll physics-based, browser game created by Jim Bonacci.
Official website and download unavailable.
Physion is a Physics simulation software for creating interactive physics simulations and educational experiments.
A dynamic soft-body physics vehicle simulator capable of doing just about anything.
A free open source game with teleportation.
When hunger strikes, strike oil! Welcome to a weird and wonderful place where the land is literally alive — and it’s starving!
Angry Birds Space is an official sequel in the Angry Birds line of games.
Yenka is a new generation of educational modelling tools from Crocodile Clips.
Tilt the floor to roll a ball through an obstacle course before time runs out. Neverball is part puzzle game, part action game, and entirely a test of skill.