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All that I can find is the Zomvatar (zombie avatar) maker. Are there other differences between the editions?

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Are you talking PC version or Xbox version? I would like to know the difference between the three anyways. – TrickyM66 Sep 11 '10 at 15:56
This seems like it should be community wiki, so the community can build one complete answer. – bwarner Sep 11 '10 at 16:08
I've update my question and add PC tag – Nam G VU Sep 12 '10 at 12:47
Next time please use just one meaningful tag, there was no need for the plants-vs-zombies series tag. – Cristina Sep 12 '10 at 13:59
@TrickyM66 How does Plants vs. Zombies differ from platform to platform? – WillfulWizard Sep 12 '10 at 21:52
up vote 7 down vote accepted

Some that I know of:

  • New achievements
  • Steam Cloud support for those on Steam
  • The dancer zombie no longer looks like Michael Jackson
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What is Steam (sorry to be very newbie)? – Nam G VU Sep 12 '10 at 12:48
Steam is Valve Software's online game purchase/play network. Google "Valve Steam" ... – Shaderach Sep 12 '10 at 13:56 Simplest explaination: Like an iPhone's Apps store, but for the PC and limited to games. There is an install link at the top right of the page I linked to. – WillfulWizard Sep 12 '10 at 21:39
The Michael Jackson was removed from all versions of the game. – Resorath Nov 10 '10 at 22:17

Blurb when the GOTY edition was released on Steam:

Plants vs. Zombies: GOTY Edition is now available with updated and expanded content including 20 new Steam Achievements, Steam Cloud support, and the interactive Zombatar™. Now with SteamPlay, Plants vs. Zombies can be played on either Mac or PC!

New info that other answers have not included:

  • Now playable on Mac if bought through steam. I presume this was not possible before?

Also note, I purchased the normal version of the game on Steam, and I believe I received a free upgrade to the GOTY edition when it came out. Steam appears to only offer the GOTY edition now, since I can't find the old version in the steam store. Good-bye Michael Jackson Zombie. ;(

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Yes, Steam upgraded the old version to GOTY... they share the same appId on Steam, so unfortunately, the old version is gone for good. – user2974 Sep 13 '10 at 14:49

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