Third game in PopCap’s offbeat shooter series arrives in full Oct. 18.
Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is the next game in PopCap’s shooter spinoff, and it’s playable right this minute. But let’s get something very important out of the way first: There’s no battle royale in it.
PopCap’s designers at EA Vancouver understand why folks would expect them to mimic Fortnite: They make a brightly colored, kid-safe multiplayer shooter. They made two, actually, before Fortnite went stratospheric: 2014’s Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare and 2016’s more robust Garden Warfare 2. But they aren’t doing a battle royale. They can’t do a battle royale…[READ MORE]