Today, PopCap Vancouver, creator of the much loved Plants Vs Zombies series has announced today that their latest installment will be available as a multiplayer beta from January 14th-18th before hitting stores next month, February 25th.
“More than 8 million players have experienced the original Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare since it launched in 2014. That level of engagement is incredible, and that’s why we’re so excited for players to jump into the next PvZ adventure with the Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 multiplayer beta. This game builds on the crazy fun people loved about the original and adds tons of new ways to play. We can’t wait for people to jump in and start having fun” – Justin Wiebe, Creative Director
The multiplayer beta will be available for Xbox One and Playstation 4, and gives players a chance to experience what will no doubt be one of the crazier shooters of 2016. downloading the multiplayer beta will of course give limited access but you’ll still be able to experience six character classes, four new dynamic maps and brand new game modes as well as the classic we all know and love. You’ll also get limited access to Backyard Battleground, a new mode which will connect you to every map and game mode where you can go from simple exploration to all out warfare.
If you haven’t seen it already, the beta trailer is just below and will be available directly from Xbox or Playstation stores to download on January 14th/ The full game will hit stores February 25th, with Amazon currently listing at £42.00 or $59.96