Zombies of few words and fewer thoughts, their bows have been looking to "make friends" ever since a plant insulted their hairdo.
~ 80s Action Hero's description.

80s Action Hero is one of the secondary antagonists of the 2019 third player shooter game Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville. He is a zombie daredevil who take parts in fighting plants and capturing Neighborville. He is in Attack class.


80s Action Hero is a zombie biker who is muscular in his appearance. He has brown hair, with his red band and a pair of sun shades below it. He wears a blue torn jacket with a tiger behind it, and his white tank top with words on it. Also, he wears a pair of blue jeans with a belt, and a tennis shoe on his left leg.

Powers and Abilities

  • Bow Blaster: It is a bow that reduces the number of arrows, but increases its damages depends on how long the players hold the button.
  • Dynamite Dodge: He can drop dynamite and dash forward in any direction.
  • Rocket Ride: He can ride on a rocket and launch a large group of missiles.
  • Can't-Miss-ile: He can also deploy homing rockets that can deal with damages to a nearby target.

Others Appearances

Plants vs. Zombies comics

80s Action Heroes also appeared in the Garden Warfare comics to fight plants alongside Electric Slides and Space Cadets.



  • It was revealed in the comics that 80s Action Hero knows how to use his abilities by watching 1980s movies.
  • 80s Action Hero's overall design is based on John Rambo from First Blood.
  • Super Brainz, 80s Action Hero, and Wannabe Hero are the only zombies that are referred as heroes. However, none of them are portrayed to be heroic.
  • 80s Action Hero, 8-bit Zombie, Hover Goat-3000, and the Z7 Imp are the only zombies that have numbers in their name.
    • The Disco-tron 3000 and the Z7 Z-Mech's names also contain number, but since their names refers to the machines, they do not count.



Playable Characters

HD 80s BfN
80s Action Hero




Others species

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