Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare

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Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare
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Developers
PopCap Games
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
Frostbite 3
Release dates
Windows June 24, 2014
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Warnings

Mantle graphics API option requires an AMD video card with a driver version earlier than Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.5.1.[1]
Plants vs. Zombies
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Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2014
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 2016
Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville 2019

General information

Official game site
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Wiki

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Origin
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Included with Origin Access Basic.
Standard or Digital Deluxe
Windows
All versions require Origin DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\PVZ Garden Warfare\settings\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\PVZ Garden Warfare\settings\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Origin

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

70 by default and no in-game way of changing it.
Edit config[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Open PROF_SAVE_profile with preferred text editor.
  3. Find GstRender.FieldOfView and change value to desired one.

Notes

Doesn't work for Garden Ops game mode.

Anti-aliasing (AA)[edit]

Edit config[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Open PROF_SAVE_profile with preferred text editor.
  3. Find GstRender.AntiAliasingDeferred and change value to desired one. 0 for nothing, 1 for 2xAA and 2 for 4xAA.

High frame rate[edit]

Edit config[citation needed]
  1. Open <path-to-game>\user.cfg with preferred text editor.
  2. Find gametime.maxvariablefps and change value to desired one.

Input settings[edit]

Control settings.
Control settings.
Key rebinding.
Key rebinding.
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Push-to-talk unrebindable.[2]
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Minor issues when controller is present, including cursor disappearing and being unable to click buttons.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Push-to-talk unrebindable.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master and music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Most speech is mumbling.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Brazilian Portuguese
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
24 Versus, Co-op
Up to 4 players PvE as plants in Garden Ops.
Up to 24 players PvP as plants or zombies in Multiplayer.
Asynchronous multiplayer

Connection types

Issues fixed[edit]

Game crashes[edit]

Disable the Origin in-game overlay[citation needed]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Mantle support
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core Duo 3.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 5750
Nvidia GeForce 8800GT
DirectX 10.0 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c Compatible
Other Internet connection to install and play
64-bit OS required.[3]

References

  1. AMD - Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.5.1 Highlights - last accessed on 2019-05-15
    "Support for AMD Mantle API Technology has been discontinued starting with Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.5.1. Users who wish to continue to use AMD Mantle API Technology may do so with prior supported Radeon Software releases."
  2. 2.0 2.1 PcZGW PC Update - Facebook
  3. PC minimum specs for Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare - Facebook