Nintendo has a habit of launching fitness-focused games paired with new peripherals for its motion-handle savvy systems, and the Nintendo Switch is no exception.
Teased in a cryptic trailer final week, the Nintendo Switch’s take on the trend kicked off by Wii Match and its balance board back in 2007 is a fitness-focused roleplaying game referred to as Ring Match Adventure.
It is a bit far more of a gamified take on Nintendo-endorsed fitness than the company’s previous endeavors, and has players do factors like jog in spot to move forward or perform a range of actual-globe workouts to attack or defend from foes.
Ring Match Adventure follows in the footsteps of Nintendo’s other inventive utilizes of the Switch’s hardware as properly, such as its craftable cardboard Nintendo Labo sets that use numerous Switch capabilities to energy house-created pianos, VR headsets, and other quirky constructions.
The game itself demands a new “Ring-Con” peripheral, which is primarily a Pilates ring that players can slide 1 of the Nintendo Switch’s detachable Joy-Con controllers into to track a movement and force exerted on the ring. A second controller is attached by way of an incorporated holster to a player’s leg to track reduced physique movements. Each are incorporated in the $80 bundle, and due out on October 18.