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Electric BoogalooH
Not to be confused with the Plants vs. Zombies 2 Epic Quest, Electrical Boogaloo.
Electric Boogaloo has the beat...and he'll use it to deliver a beat-down. Watch out when he puts a troop of Dancing Zombies on the battlefield. They'll try to tap dance on your grave!

Crazy Dave

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Electric Boogaloo

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Classes PvZH Beastly IconPvZH Crazy Icon
Signature Superpower Stayin' Alive
Other Superpowers Dance Off
Evaporate
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They say that disco is dead, but he's down with the dead.

Electric Boogaloo is a zombie hero in Plants vs. Zombies Heroes, and the leader of the PvZH Beastly IconBeastly and PvZH Crazy IconCrazy classes. His signature superpower is Stayin' Alive, which does 3 damage to a selected plant, and heals him for 3HeartPvZH.

He is the hero version of Disco Zombie.

Origins

His appearance is based on the redesigned version of the Dancing Zombie from the original Plants vs. Zombies. His name is based on the electric boogaloo, a funk-style of hip hop dance. The first part of the name also applies here because Electric Boogaloo uses electric powers and dances.

His name is similar to the Epic Quest from Plants vs. Zombies 2 called Electrical Boogaloo.

Statistics

Hero description

They say that disco is dead, but he's down with the dead.

Audio

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Strategies

PvZHeroes.com strategy

"This maniac on the dance floor brings a huge horde of Dancing Zombies that Strengthen each other. Direct damage helps him punch through crucial lanes for the win."

With

Electric Boogaloo is a Beastly and Crazy zombie hero, and with these classes together, not much can benefit from each other. The main strategy with Electric Boogaloo is swarming the field with boosted zombies, notably consisting of those in the pet or dancing tribe. He can use certain zombies such as Zookeeper and Aerobics Instructor to boost zombies' strength. He can also use Cat Lady or Flamenco Zombie to deal enormous damage to the plant hero. However, these zombies tend to have low health, especially if not boosted. Skilled opponents can take advantage of this to ruin his strategy.

Fortunately, Electric Boogaloo does shine in using tricks, with access to a variety of tricks. He can use both instant-kill tricks like Locust Swarm, and direct damage tricks such as Cakesplosion, to remove big threats. Stat-boosting cards from the Beastly class, such as Vitamin Z and Maniacal Laugh, can be used on Crazy zombies, such as Newspaper Zombie or Valkyrie, making them even more potent threats. Healing options are also plentiful for Electric Boogaloo, though not quite on par with Rustbolt or The Smash. Boogaloo's superpowers are great as well, especially his signature superpower, Stayin' Alive.

Starting the game with Electric Boogaloo can be hard, as his starting zombie cards do not fare well against most opponents. In addition, he has absolutely no way of drawing more cards besides Evaporate, so opponents can easily drain his cards out and win from there. To make up for it, Boogaloo can opt to use a control deck with Gargantuar zombies like Smashing Gargantuar for late-game dominance. With proper use of tricks, he can effectively stall the game or at least take as little damage as possible before he can put Gargantuars into play.

Overall, Electric Boogaloo has his ups and downs with proper strategy, but mostly he can swarm the field with dangerous zombies in quick succession. Just be careful not to waste all the cards at once as well, so as to keep up with the battle.

Against

As mentioned above, Electric Boogaloo's biggest flaw is his inability to draw cards. Try to bait him into using all of his cards against you. From there, you can take care of his zombies easily. When against Electric Boogaloo with a dancing deck, it is recomended to destroy his dancing zombies before he plays a Flamenco Zombie to potentially end the game in his favor. In case Boogaloo is using a pet deck, always watch out for Cat Lady, as he will try to spam pet zombies to boost her strength.

You also need to be careful of his tricks, as he has access to cards that can destroy your plants easily, and Nibble and Stayin' Alive to heal himself, not to mention all of the stat-boosting cards he can use. Therefore, the most optimal way is to play a rush game against him to make sure his tricks do not decimate you. Brainana works well to shut down his tricks, and you can also use Black-Eyed Pea or Sportacus to penalize him for playing tricks.

You can also drive him into a long game. This does carry some risk, however, as Electric Boogaloo has access to Gargantuars' Feast, which could turn the tide of the battle and may cause a bad end for you.

Strategy decks

Main article: Community-built decks/Electric Boogaloo
Electric BoogalooH Dance Dance Zombolution

PvZH Beastly Icon PvZH Crazy Icon
Unlife of the Party, Aerobics Instructor, and Flamenco Zombie reward you for playing lots of Dancing Zombies quickly. Thanks to Disco Zombie, Disco-Tron 3000, and Electric Boogaloo's Superpowers, the Plants will trip over this timely two-step!
Bungee PlumberH x2 Unlife of the PartyH x4 Aerobics InstructorH x4 Conga ZombieH x4 Pied PiperH x1
Disco ZombieH x4 Exploding ImpH x1 JesterH x4 ValkyrieH x3 The ChickeningH x2
Flamenco ZombieH x4 Locust SwarmH x2 Disco-Tron 3000H x3 Octo ZombieH x1 Zombot 1000H x1


Electric BoogalooH Raining Cats and Dogs

PvZH Beastly Icon PvZH Crazy Icon
It's raining cats, dogs... and chickens! Cat Lady and Zookeeper give massive bonuses for playing a swarm of Pet cards - even Pet Tricks like Locust Swarm. Electric Boogaloo's twist: Including powerful Pets of the Crazy Class, like Abracadaver and The Chickening!
Bungee PlumberH x2 Cat LadyH x4 Dog WalkerH x4 Unlife of the PartyH x3 Energy Drink ZombieH x4
Squirrel HerderH x2 ZookeeperH x4 AbracadaverH x3 Dolphin RiderH x2 Zombie YetiH x4
The ChickeningH x3 Locust SwarmH x3 Octo ZombieH x2


Electric BoogalooH No Escape

PvZH Beastly Icon PvZH Crazy Icon
If you instantly destroy every Plant you ever see, what's left? A losing opponent. This deck destroys little Plants, big Plants, and everything in between. Fireworks Zombie opens your Barrel of Deadbeards. Nurse Gargantuar sweeps up the ashes.
Bungee PlumberH x3 NibbleH x4 Barrel of DeadbeardsH x4 Fireworks ZombieH x4 Zombot's WrathH x3
B-flatH x3 CakesplosionH x1 Stupid CupidH x2 The ChickeningH x3 Foot Soldier ZombieH x3
Locust SwarmH x3 Nurse GargantuarH x2 Zombot 1000H x3 Gargantuars' FeastH x2


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Trivia

  • His signature superpower, Stayin' Alive, is a reference to the song Stayin' Alive by the Bee Gees.
  • When this hero is used, the battle music is slightly changed to have a 70-ish groove to it.
    • Similarly, Impfinity also causes the music to differ.
  • Electric Boogaloo's description refers to the phrase, "Disco is dead."
  • He has access to the least amount of cards of any zombie hero.
  • The name of Electric Boogaloo's Rare Strategy Deck is a reference to the popular dancing game Dance Dance Revolution.
  • He is currently tied with Z-Mech with the most number of dancing cards.
  • He also has the most Gargantuar cards out of all zombie heroes.
V · T · E Zombies in Plants vs. Zombies Heroes
PvZH Beastly Icon Beastly
Heroes Brain Freeze · Electric Boogaloo · The Smash · Immorticia
Fighters Cat Lady · Dog Walker · Skunk Punk · Snorkel Zombie · Haunting Zombie · Pied Piper · Squirrel Herder · Zookeeper · Dolphin Rider · Loudmouth · Vimpire · Zombie Yeti · Kangaroo Rider · Smashing Gargantuar · Deep Sea Gargantuar · Nurse Gargantuar · Octo Zombie · Zombot 1000
Event Energy Drink Zombie · Overstuffed Zombie
Token Goat · Haunting Ghost · Zom-Bats · Returned Octo Zombie
Tricks Nibble · Yeti Lunchbox · Vitamin Z · B-flat · Locust Swarm · Maniacal Laugh
Event Secret Agent
Superpowers Frozen Tundra · Slammin' Smackdown · Stayin' Alive · Witch's Familiar · Acid Rain · Evaporate · Galvanize
PvZH Brainy Icon Brainy
Heroes Super Brainz · Rustbolt · Professor Brainstorm · Immorticia
Fighters Cardboard Robot Zombie · Chimney Sweep · Paparazzi Zombie · Cell Phone Zombie · Pool Shark · Zombot Drone Engineer · Brain Vendor · Electrician · Gentleman Zombie · Kite Flyer · Drum Major · Mad Chemist · Mountain Climber · Gadget Scientist · Shieldcrusher Viking · Portal Technician · Wizard Gargantuar · Trickster
Event Leprechaun Imp · Regifting Zombie · Trick or Treater
Token Space Cadet · Zom-Bats · Copter Commando
Tricks Teleport · Beam Me Up · Lurch for Lunch · Fun-Dead Raiser · Rocket Science · Hail-a-Copter
Token Pot of Gold
Superpowers Carried Away · Eureka · Shrink Ray · Witch's Familiar · Cut Down to Size · Summoning · Telepathy
PvZH Crazy Icon Crazy
Heroes Electric Boogaloo · Impfinity · Professor Brainstorm · Z-Mech
Fighters Backup Dancer · Tennis Champ · Unlife of the Party · Aerobics Instructor · Barrel of Deadbeards · Conga Zombie · Cuckoo Zombie · Newspaper Zombie · Abracadaver · Disco Zombie · Exploding Imp · Fireworks Zombie · Jester · Valkyrie · Orchestra Conductor · Flamenco Zombie · Imp-Throwing Gargantuar · Foot Soldier Zombie · Disco-Tron 3000
Event Stupid Cupid · Gargantuar-Throwing Imp · Hippity Hop Gargantuar
Token Impfinity Clone · Mystery Egg · Captain Deadbeard
Tricks Bungee Plumber · Zombot's Wrath · Cakesplosion · The Chickening · Gargantuars' Feast
Tokens Sugary Treat
Superpowers Eureka · Missile Madness · Stayin' Alive · Triple Threat · Brute Strength · Dance Off · Electrobolt
PvZH Hearty Icon Hearty
Heroes Rustbolt · The Smash · Neptuna · Z-Mech
Fighters Arm Wrestler · Baseball Zombie · Conehead · Flag Zombie · Sumo Wrestler · Landscaper · Team Mascot · Trash Can Zombie · Buckethead · Medic · Zombie Coach · Zombie King · All-Star Zombie · Coffee Zombie · Ra Zombie · Undying Pharaoh · Knight of the Living Dead · Rodeo Gargantuar · Wannabe Hero
Event Gargologist · Turkey Rider · Bonus Track Buckethead · Defensive End
Token Zombie · Octo-Pet
Tricks Camel Crossing · Rolling Stone · Terrify · Weed Spray · Monster Mash
Event Going Viral
Tokens Healthy Treat · Leftovers
Superpowers Missile Madness · Octo-Pult · Shrink Ray · Slammin' Smackdown · Heroic Health · Possessed · Rock Wall
PvZH Sneaky Icon Sneaky
Heroes Brain Freeze · Super Brainz · Impfinity · Neptuna
Fighters Headstone Carver · Imp · Mini-Ninja · Zombie Chicken · Fishy Imp · Hot Dog Imp · Swashbuckler Zombie · Toxic Waste Imp · Imp Commander · Line Dancing Zombie · Smelly Zombie · Stealthy Imp · Barrel Roller Zombie · Firefighter · Pogo Bouncer · Tomb Raiser Zombie · Mixed-Up Gravedigger · Surprise Gargantuar · Walrus Rider · Zombot Sharktronic Sub · Zombot Plank Walker
Event Imposter · Fire Rooster · Zombie High Diver
Token Impfinity Clone · Swabbie · Octo-Pet
Tricks Smoke Bomb · Backyard Bounce · Zombot Stomp
Superpowers Carried Away · Frozen Tundra · Octo-Pult · Triple Threat · Dolphinado · In-Crypted · Super Stench
Unobtainable
Superpowers Flick-a-Plant · Get Well · Motivate

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