London, United Kingdom – 8th October 2021.
The UK-based video games publisher Marvelous Europe Limited today announced with great thrill and delight that their rhythm-based fitness game “KNOCKOUT HOME FITNESS” is now digitally and physically available for the Nintendo Switch in EU and AU.
Developed in partnership with Japan’s leading personal training app, Knockout: Home Fitness sees players immerse themselves in calorie-burning exercises simply by using the Nintendo Switch joy-cons.
As part of these exercises, players will be introduced to numerous martial arts practices, including Boxing, Karate and Muay Thai, while being supported by one of four different in-game trainers, each of which will be fully voiced in English, French and German languages.
Those looking to improve their fitness long term can embrace the Personal Training Mode, a daily training program that is customised to your specific goals with your in-game trainer, while those looking for something more casual can enjoy 3-minute Fitness Mode, a quick and easy workout with lots of different exercises to explore, with any of the routines available in-game. New routines also become accessible the more you play, with faster routines delivering a knockout home fitness workout.
To celebrate the launch of Knockout: Home Fitness, and to give players a teaser of the activities within, Marvelous Europe Limited has released a playable demo onto the Nintendo eShop. This playable demo includes a tutorial, which will guide players through the mechanics of the game, and five different workout sessions. The demo is limited to twenty workout sessions per Nintendo account.
Knockout: Home Fitness is now available physically, at participating retailers, and digitally, from the Nintendo eShop, for the Nintendo Switch within Europe and Australia. Further information relating to Knockout: Home Fitness, including links to available retailers, can be found on the official Marvelous Games website.
About Knockout: Home Fitness:
Developed in partnership with Japan’s leading personal training app, and using various martial arts as its core, Knockout Home Fitness is a rhythm fitness game that combines proven fat-burning aerobic exercises with training that will strengthen the whole body, with just the joy-cons as your apparatus.
Choose from one of four personal trainers to guide you through 60 expertly crafted workouts, including Kick Boxing, Boxing, Karate, Muay Thai, Kung fu and more. Whether you need a strict instructor or a kind supporter, these trainers are always there to build your motivation and encourage you as you progress towards your fitness goals.
Exercises are easy to follow by working out in time to the music. Pick the perfect motivational beat from a choice of 25 music tracks spanning genres such as EDM, Techno, Trance, Rock and Hip Hop.
● Exercise Inspired by Martial Arts: Martial arts are renowned for their incredibly effective workout, combining cardio, strength training, agility and flexibility. Knockout Home Fitness uses workouts from a variety of martial arts to efficiently work the whole body, including Kick Boxing, Boxing, Karate, Muay Thai and Kung Fu.
● Your Own Personal Trainer: Developed in partnership with Japan’s leading personal training app, trainers in Knockout Home Fitness use 60 effective programmes to create a workout experience tailored to your personal fitness goals.
● Make Your Workout Work For You: Follow tailored programmes that take as little as 10 minutes, or sweat it in a full 30-minute workout. Use ‘3 Minute Fitness’ mode for quick bursts or to top up your workout. No matter the level you choose, every rep is tracked and counts towards your goals in the game’s inbuilt reporting mode, ‘My Report’.
● Workout to the Beat: Players can easily follow the action by working out to the rhythm, including on-screen counts and clear visuals. Pick the perfect motivational track from a choice of 25, spanning genres such as EDM, Techno, Trance, Rock and Hip Hop. Your workout will adapt to your song of choice, so every rep feels personal to you.
Developed by Pocket, and published by Marvelous Europe Limited, Knockout: Home Fitness is now available physically and digitally for the Nintendo Switch within Europe and Australia. This title has been rated PEGI 3, USK 0 and ACB G.
About Marvelous Europe
Founded in April 2012, Marvelous Europe Limited is the European arm of Marvelous Inc. a publicly listed entertainment company based in Tokyo. Marvelous is both a game developer and publisher with our popular PC and console titles including Story of Seasons and Rune Factory, in addition to third-party acquisitions such as Granblue Fantasy Versus and Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin.
For more information about Marvelous Europe products, please visit www.marvelousgames.com. We can also be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/marvelousgames and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/marvelous_games
Jonas “O.J” Ek
The Gaming Ground
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