PopCap Vancouver today announced that the Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 multiplayer open beta is now available to download until January 18th on PS4 and Xbox One. The multiplayer open beta will include the below. The game hits stores on February 25th. 

The Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 open-multiplayer beta will include:

  • Limited access to the all-new Backyard Battleground, a massive, interactive environment that brings to life more ways to experience the Plants vs. Zombiesuniverse. Take your time discovering what Backyard Battleground has to offer, or jump into an escalating battle right away with the King of the Hill-inspired mode, Flag of Power.
  • Six new playable character classes including Rose, Citron, and Kernel Corn for the plants, and Imp, Super Brainz and Captain Deadbeard for the zombies. There’s also a returning roster of characters from the original Garden Warfare, and select variants including the Grass Effect Z7-Mech.
  •  Dive into six different game modes, including 24-person multiplayer modes – like all-new Herbal Assault with plants on the offensive, or the classic Gardens and Graveyards.
  • Four distinct maps, including low gravity Moon Base Z, and snowy Frosty Creek.