Freshen up your Android with Plants vs. Zombies 2, out now

The war between the botanical and the reanimated corporeal spreads onto Android, where players can do their part by enlisting on Google Play. As our chums at Engadget note, the Android port is "virtually identical" to the iOS version released in August.

EA-owned PopCap implemented a free-to-play model in Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time, and within weeks the game was approaching 25 million downloads on the App Store. The developer's keeping quiet about any remaining ports; it's worth remembering the original Plants. vs. Zombies was gobbled up by practically every platform, including Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, and Nintendo DS.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.