Luck O' the Zombie (originally named St. Paddy's Day) is a recurring event in the Plants vs. Zombies franchise. It celebrates St. Patrick's day and usually runs through mid to late March.
Luck O' the Zombie was first celebrated in Plants vs. Zombies 2 on March 17th, 2014 through exclusive Piñata Parties. Throughout the years, many zombies have marked regular appearances. These zombies include, but are not limited to, Leprechaun Imp, St. Patrick's Day Dodo Rider, and the St. Paddy's Day Zombie. In 2017, Caulipower became the first and only premium plant to be tied to the event.
List of associated plants
In Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2, Luck O' the Zombie was celebrated only once, in 2017. It started on March 14th and lasted until March 24th. It introduced Mr. Lucky, an NPC who offers daily challenges to players involving them finding a hidden key to unlock the St. Patrick's-themed chest next to him, which contains a special St. Patrick's-themed customization items.
Associated event cards
- This and Fall Food Fight are the only events to not have an exclusive app icon for Plants vs. Zombies 2.
Luck O' the Zombie was first celebrated in Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville on March 2, 2020. It includes a Luck O' the Zombie prize map, with a new character class, Wizard, being available to unlock as the end prize map reward and the Wishbreaker costume for the Wizard as the completion reward. It also includes character challenges for 80s Action Hero, Scientist, Citron, and Peashooter. The prize map also includes a rare costume for the Citron.
- This is the first prize map in Battle for Neighborville that has a character as part of the prize map rewards. It is also the first one to not have two different recolors of the same legendary costume, despite the other costume being available on the game data.
- Unlike the Valenbrainz prize map, this prize map has been revised to have much less dead-ends and lower cost to complete the prize map.