Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2

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Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 cover
Developers
PopCap Games
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
Frostbite 3
Release dates
Windows February 23, 2016
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General information

Official website

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Amazon.com
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Windows
Origin
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Deluxe Edition included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
All versions require Origin and Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM.[1]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Plants vs Zombies GW2\settings

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Plants vs Zombies GW2

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Origin

Video settings[edit]

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]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
24 Versus, Co-op
Up to 4 players in the co-op modes. Up to 24 in the PvP modes.
Asynchronous multiplayer
Leaderboards in some game modes.

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 650 3.20 GHz
AMD Phenom X4 9850 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 640
AMD Radeon HD 5750

References

  1. "The PC version of this Software uses Origin Online Activation and Sony DADC Austria AG’s Denuvo content protection technology" Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 EULA.
  2. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-05-12
    Took screenshots of 1920x1080 and 2560x1080 and compared.