Nintendo wants people to work out with a new piece of fitness hardware
The video game maker unveiled on Thursday "Ring Fit Adventure," which is sold with a new piece of hardware a squeezable electronic ring that senses pressure. "Ring Fit Adventure combines gaming and physical activity in a way that incentivizes people to keep coming back for more." The main difference with "Ring Fit Adventure" and Nintendo's past fitness products is that "Ring Fit" promises an adventure game with a storyline. The "Ring Fit" game launches on October 18 and will be sold with the ring (dubbed the Ring-Con) and a leg strap. That's $20 more than the average flagship Nintendo Switch game.