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In-app purchases come to PopCap's  Plants vs. Zombies
In-app purchases come to PopCap's Plants vs. Zombies
April 19, 2012 | By Tom Curtis

April 19, 2012 | By Tom Curtis
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Newsbrief: Casual game giant PopCap has released a new update to its popular Plants vs. Zombies on iOS that introduces the game's first ever in-app microstransactions.

With this new update, players can purchase in-game currency in addition to earning it via gameplay, thereby giving users an opportunity to spend real-world money to accelerate their progress through the game.

Unlike PopCap's freemium game Bejeweled Blitz, Plants vs. Zombies has not become a free-to-play app following the addition of in-app purchases. The game is available for $6.99 on iPad and $2.99 on iPhone, while the in-game coin packs cost between $0.99 and $3.99.


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Brad Borne
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Not new levels, new plants, new challenges, new gameplay?

:(

Brian O' Donnell
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Its got loads of new stuff, like new modes, achievements etc...


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