Plants vs Zombies Series News


Garden Warfare team turns into PopCap HD, working on new IP

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 28, 2014 12:30pm PST

The team that made Garden Warfare is now being dubbed "PopCap HD," and they're working on a brand new game.


"hmm, i wonder if i should wait and buy it on ps4 then since i already have a 2nd controller for ..."

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Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare trailer highlights class abilities, in-game economy

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2014 7:30am PST

A lengthy hands-on trailer for Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare runs through the class abilities and explains the in-game economy of purchasing randomized sticker books with earned coins.


"I won't be buying this till I learn if PC is getting the XBOX ONE mode (co-op isn't it?)"

- soundcreepy see all 4 comments

Plants vs Zombies 2 gets Zomboss update

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2014 3:30pm PST

Plants vs Zombies 2 has gotten a new update heralding the return of Zomboss. The brainy badguy is showing up in three weekly installments, one for each of the available worlds.


"My wife is obsessed with this game. I got her a 3DS for Christmas and she still just plays PVZ2 ..."

- ChowYunMatt see all 16 comments

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare split-screen co-op is exclusive to Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 29, 2014 5:15pm PST

The class-based multiplayer shooter is locking off a common feature exclusively for the Xbox One version: split-screen co-op.


"Not sure why people are getting so mad. How many games (not indie games) are split screen on PC?"

- XwingVmanX see all 25 comments

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare coming to Xbox on February 18

By Miguel Concepcion, Nov 21, 2013 6:00am PST

PopCap's odd Plants vs. Zombies shooter will be available on February 18 as a timed exclusive on Xbox consoles. Here, watch some multiplayer.


"$30 on the 360, $40 on the Bone - does the 25% extra cost include any extra material or is it a ..."

- Lightzout see all 8 comments

PopCap promises 'closer parity' between iOS and Android games in the future

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 8:45am PDT

Plants vs Zombies 2 took over two months to move from iOS to Android. For fans that don't have an iDevice, the wait was excruciating. However, PopCap says that they're learning, and promises future releases will come at a much quicker pace. "Going forward, you'll see much cl...


Plants vs Zombies 2 for Android out now

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 23, 2013 3:00pm PDT

It's about time. Again. Months after its iOS debut, Plants vs Zombies 2 has finally moved onto Android.


"Oh, also...some levels are impossible to complete without spending coins."

- Rice-Rocketeer see all 28 comments

Risk board game adds Plants vs Zombies

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 30, 2013 10:50am PDT

RISK: Plants vs Zombies is a "completely customized" take on the classic board game. Featuring a double-sided game board, the game features three ways to play: Tower Defense, Mission Objective, and Total Domination.


"Tempted to pick it up once it appears at my local board-game vending establishment."

- RomSteady see all 3 comments

Plants vs Zombies 2 launches on Android... in China

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 12, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Oh PopCap, how you love to tease us so. Following the footsteps of the original iOS release of Plants vs Zombies 2, the company has launched an Android version somewhere-that-isn't-here. Specifically, China.


"My guess would be that they have just drawn the line in the sand at F2P games with IAP. And/or ..."

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Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare classes outlined

By Steve Watts, Sep 09, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare producer Brian Lindley details the plant classes and hints at the zombie classes.


PopCap, free-to-play, and the seeds of Plants vs Zombies 2

By Steve Watts, Sep 05, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Plants vs Zombies 2 lead designer Mohan Rajagoplan and franchise lead Tony Leamer talk about how the game came together, why they made the sequel free-to-play, and how its plans extend far beyond a single new world.


"I have always despised freemium games, but I don't understand all the hate regarding this game. ..."

- deadhorse see all 17 comments

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare is multiplayer-only, will launch for $39.99

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 03, 2013 10:00am PDT

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare will debut as a budget title.


"that would be really cheap but yes i would rather they charge 15 bucks for the sequel and have ..."

- dantastic see all 26 comments

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare adds exclusive Boss Mode for Xbox One

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2013 10:15am PDT

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare will feature a playable zombie faction with its own classes, and an Xbox One exclusive Boss Mode.


"I know there is a lot of Shack eyerolling on this game, but I can't wait for it. looks amazingly ..."

- johnhead see all 4 comments

Plants vs Zombies 2 going to the 'Far Future'

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2013 9:15am PDT

Today during the EA Gamescom briefing, PopCap announced plans for the first Plants vs Zombies 2 expansion: Far Future.


"If only it was the far flung future where micro-transactions have gone the way of the dodo"

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 2 comments

Plants vs Zombies 2 for iOS out now

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 14, 2013 7:30pm PDT

Plants vs Zombies 2: It's About Time is finally out. For real. You can download it on the iOS App Store right now. In America, too.


"Why is the game still so low-res? Hardly consider it retina."

- deadhorse see all 6 comments