One of the big selling points towards casual gamers for the Xbox One at launch was the ability to use the console, and its included Kinect device, as a way to get, or stay, in shape. Xbox Fitness was launched to give users a high-intensity workout right from the comfort of their own living room.
It turns out that the Xbox Fitness plan is a good one. According to Microsoft, the Xbox Fitness program has logged over 1.5 million workouts from users since the Xbox One’s launch on November 22nd.
Mike’s Musings: I’m proud to say that I am not one of the people responsible for the 1.5 million workouts on Xbox Fitness. In fact, I do all my working out the old fashioned way — a tire and an open field.
Want to get the latest gaming news sent directly to your inbox? Just use that little type box down below to sign up for our newsletter to get daily updates send straight to your e-mail. Just select Gamesided from the “Other Site” dropdown Menu! And don’t forget to connect with us on Twitter @Gamesideddotcom.
Gamesided.com is looking for bloggers to join the Gamesided family. If you are interested in this unpaid position, please contact editor Michael Straw at [email protected]