Plants vs. Zombies: GW Release Date Confirmed

By Ashley Woodcock, 2 years ago
The upcoming third-person shooter, multiplayer-only Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare from developer PopCap Games, has seen pretty decent coverage over the last half of this year. Keeping the ball of grass rolling, a new set of screens has been released showcasing the upcoming plants and zombies in all sorts of shapes and sizes, tearing each other apart with different weapons and abilities:

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In the newly released gameplay trailer, the game's producer, Brian Lindley, provides commentary over the gameplay as he showcases a 24-player battle in the Team Vanquish game mode. Taken from a recent press event, the video showcases plenty of upcoming third-person action as Brian takes control of different characters from each faction, showing us their offensive capabilities, strengths and weaknesses:

With more than ten maps, two multiplayer game modes 'Team Vanquish' and 'Garden & Graveyards', and even a co-op mode titled 'Garden Ops', Lindley is confident that this third-person prospective of the popular Plants vs. Zombies will be a fresh, fun, and new experience for fans and new players alike:

Gamers across the world have fallen in love with the Plants vs. Zombies characters and now they’ll get to see them in an entirely new light. Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare give the series’ fans and shooter players a fun, new experience that they’ll both enjoy as they blast, chomp and laugh their way through co-op and head-to-head online actionPlants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare is now set for release on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 on February 18th, 2014 for North America, and February 20th for Europe.
Ashley Woodcock
Written by Ashley Woodcock
Assistant News Manager for TrueAchievements and member of the Newshounds team since 2010. Lover of completions, tough achievements, shooters, action, adventure and racing titles, hip-hop, NBA, and my Scooby. Finding it hard to pull myself away from The Division and its dangerous Dark Zone.