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Bully: Anniversary Edition
Bully Anniversary Edition
Release Date: December 8, 2016
Developer: Rockstar Vancouver (original code)
Rockstar New England
Wardrum Studios (Anniversary Edition)
Publisher: Rockstar Games
Platforms: iOS
Ratings: ESRB: Teen
PEGI: 16
BBFC: 15

Bully: Anniversary Edition is an updated and graphically enhanced version of Bully, released on iOS and Android devices on December 8, 2016. The game adds several new features, and fixes many bugs discovered in the original and scholarship versions.

Game Information[]

The game was released for iOS and Android devices on December 8, 2016. It features upgraded graphics from the Xbox 360 version, including normal mapping and specular lighting, along with all bonus contents from Bully: Scholarship Edition version, including eight new missions, additional characters, four new school classes (Biology, Music, Math, and Geography) and new unlockable items and clothing. Controls have been redesigned for touch gameplay, with physical controller support as well as Apple Taptic Engine Support on iPhone 7 class devices, plus haptic vibration effects for Android. A new Friend Challenges competitive mode has been added, featuring turn-based, head-to-head competitions from the various Classrooms and arcade-style mini-games.

Many 2D graphic elements were redrawn from scratch in higher definition, including the clock, map icons, and arcade games.

Bully: Anniversary Edition also features full Social Club support with cross saves and cross platform play. Bully also features controller support while iOS players can capture their gameplay with ReplayKit on iPhone 6S and greater class devices.

Edition comparison[]

Name: Bully Scholarship Edition Anniversary Edition
Platforms: Playstation 2, Playstation 3, Playstation 4* Windows, Wii, Xbox 360, Xbox One** iOS, Android,

PS Vita***

Players: 1 1-2 1-2
Classes: 6 10 10
Engine: Renderware Gamebryo Gamebryo + enhancements
School days: 3 5 5
Release Year: 2006 2008 2016

Playstation 4 only

Xbox 360 and Xbox One only Yes
Graphic: Standard HQ/HD HQ

* Released through Playstation Now

** Released through Xbox 360 backwards compatibility

*** Released by the Vita Homebrew community, has full Android level support.[1]

Removed features[]

  • Rats do not spawn in free roam, but only in some missions.
  • Cars no longer show damaged parts. Correspondingly, two errands involving vandalizing cars are unavailable.
  • Recruited allies can no longer be hurt by the player.
  • Go-Kart passes through people without hurting them or triggering the Trouble Meter.


  • For unknown reasons, Donald's glasses now glitch out whenever Jimmy is close to him. They reappear after a short distance from him.
  • ANDROID: Bully will not run on Android 11 and up. Various other ports also made by GSG also have this issue.
  • ANDROID: Sound effects will run in a weird loop, like when you trigger a fire alarm and go outside.