Plants vs. Zombies iPhone Sets New iTunes App Store Record, Breaks $1M in Nine Days

Trumpeting the success of the Plants vs. Zombie, developer PopCap today declared that the recently-launched iPhone and iPod touch iteration has "is the top-grossing iPhone launch ever" and has set a new record for iTunes App Store launches. nope Since its release on February 15, the $2.99 release of Plants vs. Zombies has sold over 300,000 copies in the App Store, pulling in more than $1 million gross.

Further tooting its own horn, PopCap also noted that the iPhone/iPod touch version of Bejeweled 2 "is now the first paid app to reach 3 million units on the App Store."