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Nintendo's 'Ring Fit Adventure' turns exercise into an adventure game

Submitted by Mashable on September 12, 2019 - 10:13am


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Nintendo's strange new Switch experience has a name: Ring Fit Adventure. It looks like a lot more fun than your standard exercise game.

In this explainer video released Thursday, Nintendo goes into detail about how the Ring-Con (the big hoop thing), leg strap, and game work together. It's pretty straightforward: by sliding Joy-Con controllers into the Ring-Con and leg strap, the game can track your movements and actions and translate them into the Ring Fit Adventure game.

The game looks like a classic fantasy adventure where players control a hero that has to fight through enemies to save the land from a bodybuilder dragon. Instead of your standard monster combat, players have to perform different exercises to defeat enemies. It seems like a fun way to get a little exercise in at home. Read more...

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