PopCap have today revealed the details on its sequel to their Plants vs Zombies game, cleverly named Plants vs Zombies, the gameplay is similar to the original, a tower defense game you simply have to stop brain-eating zombies from reaching your tower by placing plants with various powers to hold them off.

However PopCap says that the sequel has been built from scratch “as a live service”, with some new worlds, levels, plants and zombies, with new touchscreen power-ups that allow the player to interact with zombies directly.

Plants vs Zombies 2 will launch on the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch on 18 July, completely free the game will charge for additional items and upgrades.

Check out the trailer below for a sneak peek.

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