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Soil your plants: Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare revealed

Yep: it’s finally been officially revealed. Despite posters at E3, trademarks, PopCap hiring for a multiplayer shooter, and a website that was swiftly pulled down, until EA’s E3 conference we haven’t had an actual look at Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Ode to Joy: PopCap announces Peggle 2

Okay, so they didn’t say much about it, but it’s true: according to the latest news from the EA press conference, Peggle 2 is coming this year.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

PopCap’s Dublin office closed, 96 staff laid off

PopCap’s Dublin offices have been closed by EA, resulting in 96 staff being laid off – support for the 96 is being offered, with roles at EA, other sectors of PopCap of partners around Ireland.

By John Robertson | 24 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

American Dental Association and PopCap want to stop ‘Zombie Mouth’

Most of you reading this will already have played Plants vs Zombies, but consider the millions of children who’ve not yet had the chance to experience PopCap’s garden defense classic.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

PopCap reportedly hit by layoffs, Dublin studio shut down

He may not seem the most likely source, but former 3D Realms co-owner George Broussard is a reliable figure for insider industry news.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Plants vs Zombies 2 will flower next year

Having watched EA’s summer conference event last week, I was worried that Popcap had forgotten how to make games.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Aug 2012 | Comments Off