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Awesome Upstander is a side scrolling platformer with an important anti-bullying message.
App DescriptionDonâ€™t just stand there, be an UPSTANDER! The bully is at it again. Use the power of your friends to STOP the bully before it's too late!
Race through cafeterias and bathrooms to rescue a target from the bully. Collect bananas, air fresheners, and rolls of toilet paper to up your score, but hurry! Time is ticking, and you have to find and collect enough friends to stand up to the bully together.
-Side scrolling platform adventure
-TWENTY challenging levels and tons of replay value
-Boy and Girl avatars
-Hilarious lifelike noises! Donâ€™t say we didnâ€™t warn you...
â€śThis game is perfectly placed in terms of the childâ€™s social and emotional development. It teaches kids, in a meaningful way, how to make a difference. This is the first game that reinforces pro-social behavior in an age-appropriate way.â€ť
- Dr. Susan Lipkins, child psychologist and leading expert in the development of Awesome Upstander!
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What others are saying about Awesome Upstander!...
â€śHey bullies! I used to think you could push my friends and me around, but NOT ANYMORE! What can you do to eight friends sticking together? Thatâ€™s what I thought. See ya never!â€ś
- Really Awesome Kid, PhD, Upstander University, Awesomeville.
August 13, 2012 Initial Release