Popcap continues the trend of developing funny, family friendly characters and gameplay. While Neighborville might not introduce any new gameplay concepts, everything it does, it does very well. A definite recommended play for fans of the series. At the time of this post Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville had a metascore of 77/100 and a user score of 4/10 on Metacritic, good ratings from critics and low ratings from some users, many of them due to having issues getting the game running smoothly. Let's take a look at some of the more prominent reviews.
A great third-person shooter that aims to be family-friendly. It takes what previous games did well and adds more content to it at a lower price. PopCap Games knows how to develop a cast of silly and uniquely designed characters.
Plants vs Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is a fun, engaging and content-filled game that, in addition to offering a strong online player-vs-player component, is packed full of content that will keep even the most ardent of solo-players engaged.
Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is an amazing next chapter in the series. Its story campaign alone is enough to warrant a buy. It’s not just the graphics, the characters, or the amazing multiplayer that makes it a must buy, it’s the charm that the developers have dialed into this game.
Up for some quick fun? Plants vs Zombies: Battle for Neighborville might be for you —it features a wide range of cool characters, nice graphics, and lots of small maps for chaotic, explosive teamplay.
Pretty solid reviews all around and we agree with the consensus, if you're a PvZ player you will feel right at home with this newest installment in the series. If you haven't added it to your game library then grab a Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville key while it is in on sale.
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