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Cob Cannon in Plants vs. Zombies Heroes

For other uses, see Cob Cannon (disambiguation).
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Cob Cannon is a recurring character within the Plants vs. Zombies franchise. He is a massive corn cob that fires cobs at zombies for massive damage.

As of Plants vs. Zombies 3, Cob Cannon has appeared in five games.

Origins

Corn-growing

Like Kernel-pult, Cob Cannon is based on the crop maize (Zea mays), also known as corn, a type of large grain plant.

He also resembles several types of rocket artillery, specifically ones that fire singular missiles. 

History

Plants vs. Zombies

Main article: Cob Cannon (PvZ)
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In the original Plants vs. Zombies game, as well as Chinese spin-off games based on it, Cob Cannon appears as an Upgrade plant, upgrading from two Kernel-pults planted directly next to each other.

The player can click on the Cob Cannon and can manually launch the corn cob onto an area that the player targets, dealing massive damage in a 3x3 area like a Cherry Bomb.

Cob Cannon has two achievements and a mini-game based after him.

Plants vs. Zombies 2 (Chinese version) (China only)

Main article: Cob Cannon (PvZ2C)
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Cob Cannon next appears in Plants vs. Zombies 2, but only in the Chinese version of the game as a monthly special plant. Like the first game, he is an Upgrade plant and works identically to the previous game.

His main upgrade makes the cooldown faster while their level 5 upgrade gives them two missiles to defend themselves naturally.

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare

Main article: Corn Mortar
Cornmortar

Cob Cannon makes a cameo appearance in Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare on the Main Street map.

He is briefly renamed to "Corn Mortar" and once again fire massive cobs, dealing 70 damage to any zombie that is hit in the blast.

Plants vs. Zombies: All Stars (China only)

Main article: Corn line
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Cob Cannon next appears in the Chinese-exclusive turn-based game Plants vs. Zombies: All Stars, here he is the final plant in the Corn line, evolving from Popcorn-pult. He attacks zombies by firing high damage lasers.

He has an ability that gives him the chance to miss an attack, but will deal more damage the following attack.

Plants vs. Zombies Heroes

Main article: Cob Cannon (PvZH)
Cob CannonH

Cob Cannon's latest appearance is in the turn-based mobile card game Plants vs. Zombies Heroes as the Colossal Legendary Plant for the PvZH Solar IconSolar class. He costs 6SunPvZH, has 6StrengthPvZH/6HeartPvZH stats and when played, gives zombies in his lane and those adjacent to him -1StrengthPvZH/-1HeartPvZH.

If evolved on a Team-Up plant such as Kernel-pult, he will also instantly destroy a selected zombie.

Trivia

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  • Cob Cannon in Plants vs. Zombies: All Stars used to have a design that was more accurate to the original game. It is unknown why it was changed.
  • Cob Cannon is the only plant in the entire series that takes up two tiles.
  • On PopCap's website, Cob Cannon is shown without his front wheels.
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Peashooter · Sunflower · Cherry Bomb · Wall-nut · Potato Mine · Snow Pea · Chomper · Repeater · Puff-shroom · Sun-shroom · Fume-shroom · Grave Buster · Hypno-shroom · Scaredy-shroom · Doom-shroom · Lily Pad · Squash · Threepeater · Jalapeno · Spikeweed · Torchwood · Tall-nut · Plantern · Cactus · Blover · Split Pea · Starfruit · Pumpkin · Magnet-shroom · Cabbage-pult · Kernel-pult · Coffee Bean · Garlic · Marigold · Melon-pult · Gatling Pea · Twin Sunflower · Gloom-shroom · Cattail · Winter Melon · Spikerock · Cob Cannon · Imitater
Plants vs.
Zombies
Adventures
Fire Peashooter · Bamboo Shoot · Power Flower
Plants vs.
Zombies 2
Bloomerang · Iceberg Lettuce · Bonk Choy · Snapdragon · Coconut Cannon · Lightning Reed · Laser Bean · Citron · E.M.Peach · Magnifying Grass · Red Stinger · Sweet Potato · Witch Hazel
Plants vs.
Zombies 2

(Chinese
version)
Carrotillery · Dandelion · Tactical Cuke
Plants vs.
Zombies
Online
Venus Flytrap · Endurian
Plants vs.
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Garden
Warfare 2
Rose · Kernel Corn
Plants vs.
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Heroes
Night Cap
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