These tools may provide of some use if one were to modify or hack Plant vs. Zombies 2. There will be some tools which may be difficult to use, so I just may create separate pages on how to use them.

PC Applications

Name Description Author Download
Taiji (formerly SPCUtil) Multi-use tool that has several functions such as OBB/RSB unpacking/repacking, RTON/JSON conversion, PAM animation viewing, and several others. See the download page for more information. SmallPC Download
PvZ2Tool[1] A tool with several functions, such as unpacking the OBB/RSB, converting RTONs/JSONs, converting textures to PNG and back, and more. TileTurnip Download (Alt.)
Quickbms Used to extract the contents from RSB and OBB files. Luigi Auriemma Download
1bsr Pgsr Script (Quickbms) The script required to extract from RSB and OBB files using Quickbms. Luigi Auriemma Download
OBBPatcher A tool that can extract files from and reinsert files into an OBB, albeit only a single file at a time, and requiring manual configuration of the file's offset and length. Requires Java to work. 1Zulu Download
TextureUnpacker Can extract and convert PTX files into PNG files directly from the RSB and OBB. Requires Java to work. 1Zulu Download
Mali Texture Compression Tool A tool which can compress textures into ETC1+A. Useful for texture modifications, although only textures which use that compression. Arm Limited Download
Ravioli Explorer It can open BNK files, and extract the WEM files within and convert them to playable formats. Stefan Mayr Download
foobar2000 A music player which can play various video game audio formats. Using the component below, you can use this to play and convert WEM files to WAV. Peter Pawlowski Download
foobar2000 WEM Component The component needed to play and convet WEM files using foobar2000. Go to File, Preferences, and click on Install..., then select the file. ??? Download
rton2json & json2rton A pair of tools which can convert RTON files into JSON files and back. Although outdated, they can still get the job done. TileTurnip Download
json2rton & rtor Different from the other ones, although function the same but made by a different developer. Are extremely tedious to use and are less capable. TimespaceLY (json2rton)

Huang Chong Hong Hua (rtor)

RTONParser Can decode RTON files and convert them into JSON files, although not back. Requires Python to work. 1Zulu Download
RTONSParser Based upon RTONParser, but parses ALL RTONs in /rtons to /rtons or /jsons.

Userfriendly & shows errors after execution.

1Zulu & CLC2020 Download
Diff Table Creates changelog for depth of all versions of a JSON in Excel. Requires Python to work. CLC2020 Download
JSON walker Shows on which depth a line in a JSON is located. Requires Python to work. CLC2020 Download
JSON searcher Counts appearance of string in every version of a file. Requires Python to work. CLC2020 Download
  1. Note: PvZ2Tool is falsely detected as having a virus. So turn off your anti-virus or set it to trust this file when trying to use it.

Mobile Applications

Name Description Author Download
PVZTOOL An Android equivalent to SPCUtil or taiji. It has several functions which can help convert RTONs/JSONs, images, pack/unpack and such. Instructions on how to use it are included. SmallPC Download
APK Editor An app which allows one to modify the contents of an APK and repackage it with the modified content. SteelWorks Download
APK Editor Pro The Pro version of the application above. It has upgraded features than the free version. SteelWorks Download
HEX Editor A simple hex editor which can edit files. Although free, it does have ads. First Row Download
Lucky Patcher A 3rd party app which can modify APK files, such as remove license verifications or enable In-App emulation. ChelpuS Download
Game Hacker A memory editor for mobile devices. Although not as powerful as GameGuardian, navigation is a bit faster. 烧饼哥 Download
GameGuardian Another memory editor for mobile devices. Is equipped with more features than SB Gamer Hacker, although navigation can be rather slow. d2dyno Download
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