A sequel to Plants vs. Zombies will be released by late spring 2013, PopCap Games has announced.

The follow-up to the multi-million selling tower defense title will feature "a bevy of new features, settings, and situations, designed to delight the franchise's tens of millions of fans around the world".

There is no further information available at this time, beyond the following comment from some of the game's denizens.

"Spring is crullest curlie ungood time, and plantz grow dull roots," noted an unidentified spokesperson. "So, we are meating you for brainz at yore house. No worry to skedule schedlue plan... we're freee anytime. We'll find you."

"There was a time we relished a bracing, hearty blend of zombies, in the morning," said Sonny F. Lower, a representative of the Flora Forever Foundation. "But first, a brisk shower and some strategic pruning are required. Tomorrow is near!"

Expect the sequel to blossom on as many platforms as possible next spring.