FANDOM


HDSapFling2
Bring BIG SURPRISE!
This item is available only during certain events, and cannot always be obtained in-game. However, it can still be used if you have already obtained it. It is currently not available.
Zombology TeacherH


PvZ Heroes logo

Zombology Teacher

Zombology TeacherH
Statistics
StrengthPvZH Strength HeartPvZH Health BrainPvZH Cost
2 1 1
Set Event
Class PvZH Hearty Icon
Tribe Professional Science Zombie
Traits None
Abilities Zombie Tricks cost 1BrainPvZH less.
"If you don't pay attention in class, you'll never improve your brains..."

Zombology Teacher is an event zombie card in Plants vs. Zombies Heroes, and a member of the PvZH Hearty IconHearty class. She costs 1BrainPvZH to play, and has 2StrengthPvZH/1HeartPvZH. She does not have any traits, and her ability reduces the cost of all zombie tricks in the zombie hero's hand by 1BrainPvZH while she is on the field. This ability stacks with each Zombology Teacher on the field, and persists until all Zombology Teachers are removed from the field.

She was added in update 1.16.10, along with Forget-Me-Nuts, Atomic Bombegranate, Thinking Cap, Kitchen Sink Zombie, Bad Moon Rising, and Imp-Throwing Imp.

She didn't have her own Weekly Event, but instead, she was added in a special "Back to School" bundle sold for real money on the last week of August and first week of September 2017.

Origins

She is based on a teacher, a person who helps others to acquire knowledge, competences or values.

The first word in her name may be a portmanteau of biology, the study of life and living organisms, and "zombie," referring to her being a zombie.

Statistics

  • Class: Hearty
  • Tribes: Professional Science Zombie
  • Traits: None
  • Ability: Zombie Tricks cost 1BrainPvZH less.
  • Set: Event

Card description

"If you don't pay attention in class, you'll never improve your brains..."

Update history

Update 1.16.10

  • Added to the game.

Strategies

With

Zombology Teacher has average stats for her cost, but her ability makes her very useful, being able to reduce the cost of all tricks for a cheap price. If you play her on the first turn, she can let you play some cheap yet devastating tricks that can ruin the plant hero's strategies if she is not destroyed, such as Bungee Plumber, Rolling Stone, and even superpowers. Having multiple Zombology Teachers on the field will allow you to play many tricks in one turn, allowing you to deal some massive damage to the plant hero or their defenses. You can also pair her up with Defensive End to lock down on the plant hero, with more tricks at your disposal and less tricks for the plant hero.

However, while she is useful for the early game, she loses her value in the late game, as you will already have enough brains for tricks, essentially wasting her ability. Additionally, she has very low stats, meaning the plant hero can easily destroy her if not boosted. Also, if you are not careful, you may play all your tricks in a few turns, resulting in no tricks for the late game, meaning you must be watchful over your tricks, or use cards that draw more cards. This can be an even harder challenge for Z-Mech and The Smash, who lack easy ways to draw cards.

Because of her science tribe, Rustbolt can put her in a science deck with Zombot Drone Engineer, Gadget Scientist, and Interdimensional Zombie for the purpose of synergy. Rustbolt, however, is far better off using her in trick decks alongside Paparazzi Zombie, Thinking Cap, and Trickster, as Paparazzi Zombie will be boosted out of control thanks to Thinking Cap's Conjured superpowers being free, which further decreases Trickster's cost, allowing him to be played earlier.

A strong combo you can do is to play this, and then Secret Agent. This allows you to play a boosted Zombology Teacher on turn 2, so your opponent will have to play stronger cards to destroy her. However, this combo can only be performed normally by The Smash.

Against

This zombie may not look intimidating at first, but don't let that fool you. Her ability can potentially ruin your strategies for the early game and, if boosted, she can end up turning the tide of battle in the zombie hero's favor. Fortunately, there are many easy ways to stop her. Damaging or destroying tricks such as Banana Bomb and Whack-a-Zombie are the most trustworthy means of taking her out, as they can destroy her and also remove her ability before the zombie tricks phase. Any plant that can deal at least 1 damage can also destroy her, but beware, as the zombie hero may have some cheaper tricks to destroy or nullify that plant. Sour Grapes can also take her out if she is not boosted.

Gallery

Trivia

  • She is the second female zombie in the Hearty class. The first is Gargologist.
    • Coincidentally, both are event cards, are in the science tribe, have 2StrengthPvZH, and have abilities that reduce the cost of certain zombie cards.
  • She is one of the few zombies to actually talk in their description.
  • Interestingly, there is an achievement in Plants vs. Zombies titled Zombologist, where the player has to discover the Zombie Yeti, which is most likely related to the subject Zombology Teacher teaches.
V · T · E Zombies in Plants vs. Zombies Heroes
PvZH Beastly Icon Beastly
Heroes Brain Freeze · Electric Boogaloo · The Smash · Immorticia
Basic Cards Skunk Punk · Pied Piper · Zookeeper · Dolphin Rider · Locust Swarm
Premium Cards
Uncommon Dog Walker · Nibble · Snorkel Zombie · Yeti Lunchbox · Haunting Zombie · Loudmouth · B-flat
Rare Squirrel Herder · Vimpire · Vitamin Z · Kangaroo Rider · Smashing Gargantuar
Super-Rare Cat Lady · Zombie Yeti · Deep Sea Gargantuar · Maniacal Laugh
Legendary Nurse Gargantuar · Octo Zombie · Zombot 1000
Galactic Cards
Uncommon Total Eclipse · Alien Ooze · Surfer Zombie
Rare Biodome Botanist · Cosmic Yeti
Super-Rare Cheese Cutter · Cyborg Zombie · Area 22
Legendary Interstellar Bounty Hunter · Supernova Gargantuar
Colossal Cards
Uncommon Haunting Ghost
Rare Primordial Cheese Shover
Super-Rare Extinction Event · Ancient Vimpire
Legendary Mondo Bronto
Event Cards Fraidy Cat · Secret Agent · Energy Drink Zombie · Synchronized Swimmer · Hover-Goat 3000 · Overstuffed Zombie · Sneezing Zombie · King of the Grill
Token Cards Goat · Zom-Bats · Vengeful Cyborg
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 · Huge-Gigantacus
Basic Cards Cardboard Robot Zombie · Paparazzi Zombie · Lurch for Lunch · Fun-Dead Raiser · Drum Major
Premium Cards
Uncommon Chimney Sweep · Beam Me Up · Cell Phone Zombie · Pool Shark · Zombot Drone Engineer · Brain Vendor · Mountain Climber
Rare Gentleman Zombie · Kite Flyer · Gadget Scientist · Hail-a-Copter · Wizard Gargantuar
Super-Rare Electrician · Rocket Science · Mad Chemist · Portal Technician
Legendary Teleport · Shieldcrusher Viking · Trickster
Galactic Cards
Uncommon Cryo-Brain · Medulla Nebula · Moonwalker
Rare Cosmic Scientist · Triplication
Super-Rare Transformation Station · Wormhole Gatekeeper · Neutron Imp
Legendary Interdimensional Zombie · Teleportation Zombie
Colossal Cards
Uncommon Copter Commando
Rare Zom-Blob
Super-Rare Evolutionary Leap · Parasol Zombie
Legendary Gargantuar Mime
Event Cards Leprechaun Imp · Regifting Zombie · Trick-or-Treater · Thinking Cap · Kitchen Sink Zombie · Bad Moon Rising
Token Cards Pot of Gold · Space Cadet · Zom-Bats
Superpowers Carried Away · Shrink Ray · Eureka · Witch's Familiar · Terror-Former 10,000 · Cut Down to Size · Summoning · Telepathy · Iron Boarder · Teleportation Station
PvZH Crazy Icon Crazy
Heroes Electric Boogaloo · Impfinity · Professor Brainstorm · Z-Mech
Basic Cards Backup Dancer · Bungee Plumber · Cuckoo Zombie · Disco Zombie · Flamenco Zombie
Premium Cards
Uncommon Tennis Champ · Unlife of the Party · Conga Zombie · Newspaper Zombie · Cakesplosion · Orchestra Conductor · Foot Soldier Zombie
Rare Exploding Imp · Jester · Zombot's Wrath · The Chickening · Imp-Throwing Gargantuar
Super-Rare Aerobics Instructor · Abracadaver · Fireworks Zombie · Disco-Tron 3000
Legendary Barrel of Deadbeards · Valkyrie · Gargantuars' Feast
Galactic Cards
Uncommon Loose Cannon · Meteor Z · Space Ninja
Rare Final Mission · Cosmic Dancer
Super-Rare Disco-Naut · Moon Base Z · Gas Giant
Legendary Quasar Wizard · Binary Stars
Colossal Cards
Uncommon Mystery Egg · Sugary Treat
Rare Gizzard Lizard
Super-Rare Quickdraw Con Man
Legendary Tankylosaurus
Event Cards Exploding Fruitcake · Unexpected Gifts · Stupid Cupid · Frankentuar · Gargantuar-Throwing Imp · Hippity Hop Gargantuar
Token Cards Impfinity Clone · Captain Deadbeard
Superpowers Stayin' Alive · Triple Threat · Eureka · Missile Madness · Brute Strength · Dance Off · Electrobolt
PvZH Hearty Icon Hearty
Heroes Rustbolt · The Smash · Neptuna · Z-Mech
Basic Cards Baseball Zombie · Rolling Stone · Conehead · Team Mascot · Medic
Premium Cards
Uncommon Arm Wrestler · Camel Crossing · Flag Zombie · Terrify · Trash Can Zombie · Buckethead · Ra Zombie
Rare Sumo Wrestler · Zombie Coach · Monster Mash · Knight of the Living Dead · Rodeo Gargantuar
Super-Rare Landscaper · Weed Spray · All-Star Zombie · Coffee Zombie
Legendary Zombie King · Undying Pharaoh · Wannabe Hero
Galactic Cards
Uncommon Cone Zone · Celestial Custodian · Screen Door Zombie
Rare Escape through Time · Cosmic Sports Star
Super-Rare Black Hole · Genetic Experiment · Planetary Gladiator
Legendary Intergalactic Warlord · Zombot Battlecruiser 5000
Colossal Cards
Uncommon Healthy Treat · Zombie Middle Manager
Rare Primeval Yeti
Super-Rare Jurassic Fossilhead
Legendary Stompadon
Event Cards Zombology Teacher · Gargologist · Turkey Rider · Going Viral · Bonus Track Buckethead · Defensive End
Token Cards Leftovers · Octo-Pet
Superpowers Shrink Ray · Slammin' Smackdown · Octo-Pult · Missile Madness · Heroic Health · Possessed · Rock Wall
PvZH Sneaky Icon Sneaky
Heroes Brain Freeze · Super Brainz · Impfinity · Neptuna · Huge-Gigantacus
Basic Cards Imp · Mini-Ninja · Smoke Bomb · Fishy Imp · Smelly Zombie
Premium Cards
Uncommon Headstone Carver · Zombie Chicken · Hot Dog Imp · Swashbuckler Zombie · Backyard Bounce · Stealthy Imp · Firefighter
Rare Imp Commander · Barrel Roller Zombie · Surprise Gargantuar · Walrus Rider · Zombot Stomp
Super-Rare Toxic Waste Imp · Line Dancing Zombie · Pogo Bouncer · Tomb Raiser Zombie
Legendary Mixed-Up Gravedigger · Zombot Sharktronic Sub · Zombot Plank Walker
Galactic Cards
Uncommon Graveyard · Ice Pirate · Frosty Mustache
Rare Cosmic Imp · Space Pirate
Super-Rare Ducky Tube Zombie · Dr. Spacetime · Laser Base Alpha
Legendary Space Cowboy · Cryo Yeti
Colossal Cards
Uncommon Swabbie · Barrel of Barrels
Rare Blowgun Imp
Super-Rare Cursed Gargolith
Legendary Zombot Aerostatic Gondola
Event Cards Imposter · Fire Rooster · Imp-Throwing Imp · Captain Flameface · Zombie High Diver · Trapper Zombie
Token Cards Impfinity Clone · Trapper Territory · Octo-Pet
Superpowers Frozen Tundra · Carried Away · Triple Threat · Octo-Pult · Terror-Former 10,000 · In-Crypted · Super Stench · Dolphinado · Ice Moon
Unobtainable
Tokens Zombie · Returned Octo Zombie
Superpowers Flick-a-Plant · Get Well · Motivate