Plants Vs Zombies

  • Plants Vs Zombies
90
Based on 31 scores, 35 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    26
  • Good:
    4
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Loads of content and replayability.
  • Lots of plant types to experiment with and hilarious zombie types to thwart.
  • Effectively streamlines the standard tower defense formula.

Cons:

  • Every wave tends to start the same way.
  • I miss the ‘Michael Jackson’ zombie.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Tech-Reviews UK on 100

Plants VS. Zombies has been around for a couple of years now. It was game of the year in 2009 and has gone onto be a hit game on a wide range of platforms including iOS, PC, Mac, Nintendo DS and others. It is one of the few games that I have come...

By Gameplay Monthly on 75

As much as I enjoyed Plants vs. Zombies, I can honestly say that I was somewhat disappointed by the game. Maybe my expectations were a little too grandiose after seeing all of the positive press that the game was getting, but I was just expecting a...

By Gear Diary on

PC/Mac Game Review: Plants vs. Zombies Game of the Year Posted on 08 September 2010 by Michael Anderson While I might be the main ‘gaming person’ here at Gear Diary, let’s be clear about one thing – Plants vs. Zombies is a...

By ImpulseGamer on 80

Although this game has been out for awhile, Impulse Gamer was finally given the opportunity to review this entertaining puzzle game that pits Zombies against Plants. Reminiscent of those tower defence type games, players must use a variety of plants...

By PC Mag on 100

Deceptively simple, addictive fun for kids and adults...

By CNET Australia on 85

Addictive action and super-cute visuals make Plants vs. Zombies an enjoyable and engaging...

By Yet Another Review Site on 90

Over the past couple of years, PopCap have transformed themselves from Bejewled peddling no-bodies to one of the leading developers of the casual gaming phenomenon. They have revolutionised themselves with several outstanding hits such as Peggle,...

By Maximum PC on 90

Popcap's follow-up to Peggle brings hardcore tower defense to your backyard Plants vs. Zombies takes the familiar desktop tower-defense formula—defensive towers line a path and shoot at endless waves of mindless automatons—and turns it...

By GameSpy on 90

Ive never been bitten by the PopCap bug. You know what Im talking about: Bejeweled. Bookworm. Peggle. The publishers library of simple puzzle games that start off as casual distractions, and quickly wind up taking over your life. Sure, I played...

By New Game Network on 90

Forget boarding up windows and grab a handful of seeds and some sunlight as it’s the only effective way to kill the hordes of zombies that are threatening to, "Eat your brains!" At a first glance Plants vs. Zombies seems like a regular tower...

By V3.co.uk on 100

Plants vs Zombies is a ‘casual game’ that bucks the trend towards ever-more-complex games with harder-to-fathom controls, featuring incredibly simple gameplay and lots of fun.The premise is that you have to defend your house from marauding...

By GadgetSpeak on 92

Gardening and I have never been even closely compatible as partners but maybe after playing this game I should try even harder....

By itreviews.com on

An excellent effort from PopCap and a fresh feeling game (fresh as a daisy, in fact). Plants Vs Zombies will appeal to both casual and more hardcore gamers, and its very reasonably priced for the amount of zombie splatting content on offer. PopCap...

By Wired UK on 90

Now, didn't I say 'No more zombie games'? 'Ever'. 'Ever again'. Didn't I? What do you mean this is a gardening game? No, you're absolutely right. I've never played a gardening game before, let alone one that...

By Pocket-lint on 90

So incredibly addictive that you’ll not notice those zombies crawling through your...

By Tech Olive on 90

I’m not usually a fan of the ‘Tower Defense’ genre, so I was a little weary to try out Pop-Cap Games’ latest, Plants Vs. Zombies. After watching a few friends play and enjoying it, I decided to give it a try. Sure, it...

By Geek.com on

Plants vs. Zombies is one of the most intriguing games that I have played in the past year. Since first downloading it on Steam I have had more trouble putting it down then any game in a long time and I haven’t been happier with a $10 game in...

By Sydney Morning Herald on 100

Plants Vs Zombies GET ready to soil your plants - the zombies are coming. Your only defence against the relentless undead hordes is to sow a garden of perennial pugilist plants. Plants Vs Zombies again highlights that PopCap is the modern master...

By Stuff NZ on 100

Get ready to soil your plants - the zombies are coming. Your only defence against the relentless undead hordes is to sow a garden of perennial pugilist plants. Plants Vs Zombies again highlights that PopCap is the modern master of creating...

By VideoGamer on 90

Hard to master, Easy to learn, Loads of character, Incredibly...