While their games always seem to feature great characters, a great storyline, and addictive gameplay, they are also known for two other things: Easter eggs and in-game achievements.
We’ve taken the time to put together a comprehensive achievements guide for the Game of the Year edition of Plants vs Zombies.
Each of the achievements listed shows the game icon and a brief description of what is required to earn it.
Game of the Year Edition Achievements Guide
The following list is a comprehension guide to all achievements available within the Game of the Year edition of Plants vs. Zombies.
Better Off Dead
Eat the brains of ten zombies consecutively in I, Zombie Endless to earn the Better Off Dead Achievement.
Blow up one or more zombies using a Potato Mine to earn the Spudown! Achievement.
Collect all 49 plants available in the game (this includes the plants from Crazy Dave’s shop) to earn the Morticulturalist Achievement.
Roll Some Heads
Bowl down 5 zombies with a single Wall-nut to earn the Roll Some Heads Achievement.
Discover the secret Yeti zombie to earn the Zombologist Achievement.
Collect 8000 sun during a level to earn the Sunny Day Achievement.
Successfully complete any daytime level while planting only Mushrooms and Coffee Beans to earn the Good Morning Achievement.
Beyond The Grave
Successfully beat all 20 mini games to earn the Beyond The Grave Achievement.
Grow your Tree of Wisdom to 100 feet or more to earn the Towering Wisdom Achievement.
Nobel Peas Prize
Earn the golden Sunflower trophy during gameplay to earn the Nobel Peas Prize Achievement.
Attain a streak of 15 in Vasebreaker Endless to earn the China Shop Achievement.
Destroy 10 full-sized zombies with one Cherry Bomb to earn the Explodonator Achievement.
Don’t Pea In The Pool
Successfully complete any daytime pool level without using any Peashooters to earn the Don’t Pea In The Pool Achievement.
Successfully complete any normal roof level without using catapult plants to earn the Grounded Achievement.
Collect 30 coins on a row in one level without any disappearing to earn the Penny Pincher Achievement.
Destroy 2 Gargantuars with Corn Cob missiles in a single level to earn the Popcorn Party Achievement.
No Fungus Among Us
Successfully complete any nighttime level without planting any mushroom plants to earn the No Fungus Among Us Achievement.
Survive 20 waves of zombie attacks to earn the Immortal Achievement.
Turn Mustache mode on to earn the Mustache Mode Achievement.
Steam Edition Achievement Additions
The following list shows the achievements that are unique to the Steam distributed version of Plants vs. Zombies.
Discover the secret Yeti zombie (the non-Steam Game of the Year edition calls this the Zombologist Achievement)
Disco is Undead
Hypnotize the lead dancer zombie to earn the Disco is Undead Achievement
Achievements on Other Platforms
It should be noted this list of Plants vs Zombies Achievements are unique to the Game of the Year Edition of the game for PC and Mac gaming platforms. Other achievements are available for the Nintendo DS, the XBox 360, and all iOS (iPad, iPhone, and iPod) versions of the game