gamescom: Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare to Launch First on Xbox One with Exclusive Features

At gamescom, PopCap Games, a division of Electronic Arts Inc. revealed a host of game features planned for its highly anticipated, immersive action experience, “Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare,” including features exclusive to Xbox One. “Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare” will roll-out exclusively first on Xbox One.


New game features showcased at gamescom include:

  • 24-player multiplayer action, where you can choose your side – plants or zombies
  • 4-player online co-op, so you can protect your garden from the zombie horde and powerful bosses
  • Personalization of your favorite plants and zombies with hundreds of unique items
  • And two exclusive modes for Xbox One, including 2-player split screen co-op mode and Kinect and SmartGlass gameplay in Boss mode, where you can command the battlefield from above in Crazy Dave’s RV or Dr. Zomboss’ blimp.

“With its first reveal in June, we blew fans away with a glimpse of a game that takes the ‘Plants vs. Zombies’ world to an entirely new genre,” said Tony Leamer, “Plants vs. Zombies” franchise director at PopCap. “Here at gamescom, we’re showcasing even more exciting elements, including Kinect for Xbox One and Xbox SmartGlass gameplay in Boss Mode, playable Zombie classes, character customization, and more. These amazing features will help make this one of the must-have action games of 2014.”

Powered by the advanced Frostbite
3 engine, “Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare” digs into the trenches to deliver an explosive new action experience. You can take on the role of plants and zombies across a mine-blowing world that delivers all the depth of a traditional action game blended with the refreshing humor of “Plants vs. Zombies.”

Pre-orders are being taken now in advance of the game’s launch in Spring 2014.