Plants vs. Zombies News (Xbox360)

PopCap in "painful" layoffs of 30-40 staff, "necessary in order to stay on course"

Posted: 14.03.2014 by Technet2k

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EA's PopCap studio, the developers behind Plants vs. Zombies, has just lost between 30 to 40 members of staff according to sources. General Manager John Vechey confirms the "painful" loss of colleagues.

However it was "also necessary" for the studio to remain "on course with our future plans". Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare recently released on console to good reviews.

Major Nelson reveals the upcoming Marketplace content for next two weeks

Posted: 04.09.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Major Nelson has announced the upcoming Xbox Live Marketplace content coming to the service in the next two weeks. The content is highlighted by the Minecraft-like The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim expansion Hearthfire today, while Armored Kill is coming to Battlefield Premium members next week, while the 4th Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DLC pack, Final Assault, arrives this week.

Rumor: Popcap developing Plants vs Zombies online shooter

Posted: 09.08.2012 by JonahFalcon

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A new rumor has strung that Popcap's mysterious new game will be a Plants vs. Zombies themed game. The more shocking part of the rumor: it will be an online first person shooter much like Team Fortress 2.

New content heading to Xbox Live Marketplace detailed

Posted: 29.05.2012 by Nakerman

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A bunch of new Xbox Live content, and release dates, has landed over on Major Nelson's blog. Alongside the Harley Quinn DLC for Batman Arkham City, players can sink their teeth into some Sega classics, and an intriguing Popcap sale.

Bastion tops XBLA chart

Posted: 28.07.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Bastion is leading Xbox Live Arcade sales this past week, as was expected, but there are some interesting games in the top 20, as released by Microsoft.