Micro Chips in My Little Pony Equestria Girls
|Occupation||Student of Canterlot High School|
|Hair||¤ Dark grayish sapphire blue with lighter sheen|
|Skin||Pale, light grayish violet|
|Voice||James Kirk (English)|
Stefano Pozzi (Italian)
Bartosz Wesołowski (Polish)
Bruno Coronel (Latin American Spanish, Rainbow Rocks)
Arturo Castañeda (Latin American Spanish, FG shorts)
Depiction in Equestria GirlsCanterlot High School. Fluttershy identifies him as one of the "techies" in the school's various social cliques.
As Twilight Sparkle tries to figure out how to reclaim her stolen crown from Sunset Shimmer, Micro Chips finds her acting strangely in the school hallway. During Equestria Girls (Cafeteria Song), he records video of Twilight and her friends' performance with his smartphone, and he joins his fellow students in dancing. Later, at the Fall Formal, he works the audio during the performance of Flash Sentry's band, and he dresses and dances like Korean songwriter Psy.
In My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks, Micro Chips is turned against his fellow CHS students by the Dazzlings' siren magic. He performs in the CHS Musical Showcase with "Wiz Kid" and "Scribble Dee", but they are eliminated in the first round by Lyra Heartstrings and Sweetie Drops.
Micro Chips briefly appears in the Rainbow Rocks animated short Pinkie on the One during the cafeteria scene, computer open to an imageboard.
In the Rainbow Rocks musical short Shake your Tail!, Micro Chips very briefly appears in the CHS audience during the Rainbooms' song.
In the Rainbow Rocks musical short Perfect Day for Fun, Micro Chips attends the Canterlot High School carnival and watches the Rainbooms perform.titular sporting event against Crystal Prep Academy as a member of the Canterlot High School Wondercolts. During the wood-shop portion of the Academic Decathlon, he is paired up with Sandalwood, and the two produce a shoddily put-together birdhouse. They are eliminated from the competition by Sugarcoat and Indigo Zap, who gloat over their victory afterwards.
Micro Chips appears in the Friendship Games animated short All's Fair in Love & Friendship Games with his first speaking role, remarking on the strangeness of Lyra Heartstrings and Sweetie Drops' Friendship Games audition.
In the Friendship Games animated short A Banner Day, Micro Chips has a starring role alongside Flash Sentry and Sandalwood. Vice Principal Luna tasks the three with making a banner to welcome Crystal Prep Academy to the Friendship Games. Micro Chips' science-based ideas conflict with those of his friends, but the final product is met with Vice Principal Luna's approval.
In My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Legend of Everfree, Micro Chips goes with his friends and classmates to Camp Everfree, appearing at several points throughout the film.
In the half-hour special Mirror Magic, Micro Chips briefly appears at the Canterlot Mall movie theater.
Twilight mentions Micro Chips receiving the Superlative for "Most Likely to Invent Cold Fusion" over her. Also, when Sunset confronts him, he adamantly gives her his lunch money thinking she is still the Biggest Meanie. In the extended version of the special, he is interrogated by Sunset and Trixie Lulamoon about removing memory, after which he shows them how he removed memory from a disk.
Depiction in comics
- "Is it just me or did things take a turn towards Weirdsville?"
- — All's Fair in Love & Friendship Games
- "I was thinking we could paint a model of DNA. It shows that we're smart but invites them in with the very fiber of our being."
- — A Banner Day
- "Hey, you did that on purpose! [gasps] My friendship algorithm!"
- — A Banner Day
- "Surely, brains, not brawns, are the secret formula for backstage success."
- — All the World's Off Stage