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Markham, Canada – November 28, 2012 - Rock Hippo Productions Ltd. announced today the launch of its latest update – Boot Camp - for their popular free-to-play cartoon-style third-person shooter, MicroVolts.  This update introduces new military-themed Weapons and Parts for every character, bringing a realistic appeal to this toy shooter.  Join the toy war, register for events and check out the latest screenshots at!  

The MicroVolts Team is enlisting soldiers of all ranks to join their armed forces!  Use your tactical expertise as one of the Micro World’s “belles in blue” in Naomi’s new “MVPD” uniform!  For those desert terrain missions, regimentals in camouflage are required!  Check out Naomi’s “Camo” military uniform in the Capsule Machine, Knox’s “Desert Boonie” uniform in the Micro Point Shop and Pandora’s “Elite” uniform in the Rock Token Shop. 

To rise through the military ranks, MicroVolters will need a brand new arsenal as well!  Sniper Teams standby with the new line of AWM Snipers as troops charge the front line with powerful MP5s.  Support Teams will provide widespread coverage with the new line of 134 Gatling Guns.  

With the addition of new Gangnam Style dance moves in MicroVolts, players worldwide have been uploading their best dance videos to YouTube!  Enter your dance crew in MicroVolts latest competition to win cash and point prizes!  Be the judge for our finalists next week!   Competitive and casual players alike should stay tuned for entertaining holiday tournaments and events in the upcoming month as well! For latest event details and to download the game for free, visit  

About MicroVolts

Four toy figures - Naomi, Knox, Pandora and C.H.I.P.- carry special instructions to activate others of their kind.  But with limited battery resources, they are forced to fight for power.  Now toys around the world are engaged in an all-out secret war for supremacy of the Micro World.

MicroVolts is a free-to-play online multiplayer third-person shooter. Players and reviewers alike are raving about the unique gaming experience of MicroVolts, with its dynamic cartoon style graphics and intense fast-paced gameplay. Players can create their own custom character, swap between 7 weapon types on the fly, and battle it out in over 10 exciting locations. With events and tournaments hosted each week and strong player involvement through social media channels and forums, there's something for both social and competitive gamers.  Join the battle today at!

About Rock Hippo Productions Ltd.

Rock Hippo Productions Ltd. is a digital media provider and publisher of online, community based video games for distribution to the mass market on a global scale. Founded in 2009, Rock Hippo seeks to provide premier "free-to-play" interactive entertainment, which offers a community and social networking experience to gamers all over the world, resulting in a gaming experience that is second to none.

For more information about Rock Hippo and its current product offerings, visit

PR Contact:

Cara Chu

Rock Hippo Productions, Ltd.

7100 Woodbine Avenue, Suite 301

Markham, Ontario  L3R 5J2


Ph : +1 (905) 477-1010 ext.506