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Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2: How to Play Local 2-Player Split Screen

We guide you how to find the icon that lets you start up a split screen multiplayer match for local couch co-op.


Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 adds a new split screen mode for local two-player co-op. This guide will walk you through starting up a split screen match through the Plant and Zombie mission hub areas.

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Finding the Split Screen

In both the Plant and Zombie sides, you're looking for a glowing yellow structure that looks like two old television sets stacked on top of each other. From the spawn point and facing towards the Quest Board, the Split Screen icon is behind you to the left. If you turn to face the main gate and look to your right, it is between the Character Select and the right-side gate. In both hubs, there is a small staircase between the Character Select and the Split Screen, but the space is a little wider on the zombie side.

Starting Split Screen Multiplayer

When facing the Split Screen structure, press the button prompt (B on Xbox One, O on PlayStation 4). You'll be prompted to connect a second controller, and once you do, you can enjoy playing local couch co-op with your friends and family.

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