The Happy Hippos - characters based on the collection figure series known from Ferrero's Kinder Surprise - want to explore the world in order to help out their friend, a painter who has lost his inspiration. They are looking for interesting scenes, the inhabitants of foreign regions and valuable treasures. Every scene is filled with information referring real existing locations, which has been taken from "Brockhaus" encyclopedia for children.
The Happy Hippos game is a classic 2D Platform Jump'n'Run where three friends explore the Polar Region, Egypt and the Caribbean.The game consists of 14 levels including a variety of minigames like a squid rodeo, a snowball fight and a treasure hunt. Licensed title based on the collection figure series from Ferrero's Kinder Surprise.
The PC version of the game has additional decorative elements in order to fill the unused 4:3 screen space.