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Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare Rocket Launches onto Playstation Consoles August 19
|By Business Wire
|May 29, 2014 09:04 AM EDT
Warm up the ice blasters, call in the cherry strikes, and gear up for
endless multiplayer mayhem. PopCap Games, a division of Electronic Arts
Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), today announced Plants vs. Zombies™ Garden
Warfare will be available August 19 for both PlayStation®4 and
the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. More than one million
players have already enjoyed playing this best-in-class multiplayer
shooter that combines the power of the Frostbite™ 3 engine with the
fresh humor of the incredibly popular Plants vs. Zombies
franchise. Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare has been adored by
both fans and critics alike, with GameSpot calling it “enticing”
and “refreshing,” and Game Revolution deeming it “hopelessly
“Our players have already vanquished more than 400 million plants and
zombies, and we can’t wait for PlayStation gamers to add to this total,”
said Brian Lindley, Producer on Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare.
“They’ll see how accessible, yet deep, the gameplay is, and will get
endless hours of fun out of the game.”
Players can pre-order* Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare starting
today and get two digital card packs and PlayStation exclusive
customization for both their plants and zombies characters including Hat
Packs from Ratchet & Clank, Sly Cooper and Fat
Princess** games. PlayStation players will also be able to jump
straight into the action, never missing a beat with PlayStation®Vita
Remote Play during all their favorite multiplayer moments taking on
their friends and continuing to sow the seeds of victory.
Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare lets players choose a side and
wage an all-out war on their plant or zombie enemies in a variety of
gameplay modes and with a jaw-dropping arsenal of outrageous weapons.
The game features adored favorites in the series, such as the Peashooter
and Sunflower, along with a new cast of characters including Ice Cactus,
Hot Rod Chomper and all the Zombies players can get their hands on.
Players can jump into three distinct competitive multiplayer modes
including two 12 vs. 12 modes called “Garden & Graveyards” and “Team
Vanquish,” or a four-player co-operative mode called “Garden Ops.”
Split-screen gameplay and Boss Mode will also be available on
An amazingly deep set of customization options gives players an
opportunity to personalize plants and zombies with fun costumes, items,
hats and more, some of which give all-new abilities to each of the
Additionally, Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare will be at
Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2014 in the Sony booth. For more info
on live streaming of the game at the show and live interviews follow us
For more information on Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare
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*Conditions and restrictions apply. See pvzgardenwarfare.com for more
**Fat Princess only available through digital pre-order.
PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of
casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to
all ages across PC, mobile, social and other platforms. Based in
Seattle, Washington, PopCap was founded in 2000, was acquired by
Electronic Arts in 2011, and has studios in Seattle, San Francisco,
Vancouver, and Shanghai.
About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) is a global leader in digital interactive
entertainment. The Company delivers games, content and online services
for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and
tablets. EA has more than 300 million registered players around the
In fiscal year 2014, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $3.6 billion.
Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a
portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster brands such
as The Sims™, Madden NFL, EA SPORTS™ FIFA, Battlefield™, Dragon Age™ and
Plants vs. Zombies™. More information about EA is available at www.ea.com/news.
EA SPORTS, The Sims, Dragon Age, Plants vs. Zombies and Battlefield are
trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. and its subsidiaries. John Madden,
NFL and FIFA are the property of their respective owners and used with
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