Markham, Canada October 27, 2011 - Rock Hippo Productions announced today it has launched a ghoulish Halloween update for the popular cartoon style third-person shooter, MicroVolts. Just in time for Halloween, the spooktacular update will feature a variety of events sure to scare up some fun including limited-edition costume bundles and accessories items as well as a Halloween Facebook challenge, a Hoot-n-Holler event, a Double EXP event and more. To join in the tricks and treats, players can visit www.MicroVolts.com.
Starting today, players can choose from a variety of cool costumes including a cute witch or a spooky Jack-O-Lantern. The latest update features two full costume sets for Naomi and C.H.I.P plus numerous Halloween accessories for every character! In addition, fans of MicroVolts on Facebook, can also redeem a free Sweet Lollipop Melee Weapon perfect for whacking those twitchy witches and loathsome lanterns! From now until November 10, all fans need to do is "Like'' MicroVolts on Facebook by visiting www.microvolts.com/RedeemHalloween.aspx to redeem their awesome prize!
"In the online gaming world there's no better holiday than Halloween because it is a time for tricks, treats, costumes and just all-around fun,'' said Howard He, President and CEO of Rock Hippo Productions. "We hope our fans get a kick out of some of the costumes and events we've included this year and we look forward to seeing how many new Facebook fans we can connect with in our Halloween Facebook challenge."
MicroVolts is also hosting a slew of haunted Halloween events this weekend including an in-game Halloween Hoot-n-Holler event and a Double EXP event.
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-our 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 www.MicroVolts.com!
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, please visit www.rockhippo.com