As part of EA's Gamescom press conference, PopCap announced the worldwide success of Plants vs. Zombies 2 which has now been downloaded more than 16 million times. The feat makes it EA's most successful mobile game launch in company history.
Plants vs. Zombies 2 has also achieved one of the biggest opening weekends on the App Store ever for a mobile game, rocketing to the number one top game position on the App Store in just five days after launch.
To celebrate the milestones, PopCap revealed a few fun facts about the 16 million players:
- Over 11 billion suns generated
- Over 2 billion zombie waves
- Over 4 billion plants planted
- Over 25 million hours played
Plants vs. Zombies 2 is currently available as a free-to-play download on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. It will be available for other platforms later this year.