PopCap has confirmed that Plants Vs. Zombies 2 will be arriving this summer. The original is one of the biggest hits for the company, which was purchased by EA for $650 million in cash plus $650 million more in stock and potential earn-outs back in 2011.

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PopCap didn't release any information about the sequel, but has launched another PvZ title for Facebook called Plants vs. Zombies Adventures:

Unlike the original, Adventures has players defending a motor home from waves of zombies, and the undead don’t just walk in a straight line this time. They can follow paths that turn and twist, like in other tower-defense titles. New plants like the Beet — which, uh, beats enemies — will help deal with these more complex attack patterns.

Plants vs. Zombies Adventures also has a town-building mechanic that has players upgrading various properties to earn new resources. This aspect of the game also reveals PopCap’s social and monetization strategy.

Top Rated Comments

bushido Avatar
107 months ago
for the love of god add cloud support so i dont have to play it all over again on each device i own
Score: 14 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Christoffee Avatar
107 months ago
EA will fill it with in app purchases!
Score: 11 Votes (Like | Disagree)
spazzcat Avatar
107 months ago
After EA F'ed up SimCity, I am kind of done giving them money.
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
madsci954 Avatar
107 months ago
You'll also need a constant data connection to their severs with a 99% downtime!
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
chainprayer Avatar
107 months ago
Plants vs. Zombies: FarmVille Edition
Don't let the zombies eat your grains!
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
cclloyd Avatar
107 months ago
EA will fill it with in app purchases!

Am willing to admit that if the game is basically unplayable without them then I shall be pirating them. <riot start>

Also start making universal apps instead of HD and iPhone version D:<
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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