Family Trainer

Family Trainer Announced For Switch

Bandai Namco Entertainment have announced that the Wii fitness game Family Trainer is coming to Nintendo Switch this December.

Family Trainer

Family Trainer is a a home-based athletics game that you can play with your whole body! The packaged version of the game comes with a “Leg Band” (the download version requires a separate purchase) which is used to attach the Joy-Con to your legs and play 15 types of mini-games where you can run, jump, and move your whole body to play!

Family Trainer

The game features the same 15 mini-games as included with the 2008 Wii version of Family Trainer (known as Active Life: Outdoor Challenge in North America) such as Minecart Adventure, Kayak Attack, Mole Stomper, Pipe Slider, Sprint Challenge, and more, along with various training modes, and two-player (two Leg Bands and Joy-Con are required).

Family Trainer

Family Trainer releases for Nintendo Switch (it will be incompatible with Nintendo Switch Lite) on Thursday, December 17, 2020, priced at ¥5,478 for the packaged version (with game and leg band) or ¥4,378 for the download version. Check out the official website here, box art here, leg band here, and promo video and commercial below…


「Family Trainer」PV Nintendo Switch
「Family Trainer」CM Nintendo Switch

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