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All that I can find is the Zomvatar (zombie avatar) maker. Do you know other differences? Please share.

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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? gaming.stackexchange.com/q/3156 –  WillfulWizard Sep 12 '10 at 21:52
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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
    
store.steampowered.com 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
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The Michael Jackson was removed from all versions of the game. –  Resorath Nov 10 '10 at 22:17
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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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