EA sending out invites to closed alpha test for new Plants vs. Zombies shooter code-named ‘Picnic’

Closed alpha test to be held on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Plants vs. Zombies Picnic

Electronic Arts is sending out e-mail invitations to participate in the closed alpha test for a new Plants vs. Zombies shooter, code-named “Picnic,” on either PlayStation 4 or Xbox One.

The e-mails, which are confidential and not meant to be shared, were posted by users on ResetEra.

The start date for the closed alpha test is unknown.

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