Nintendo announces Wii Fit Body Check Channel

By Mike, Tuesday, 27 January 2009 11:23 GMT


According to Andriasang, Nintendo Japan has announced the Wii Fit Body Check Channel, brought to you in conjunction with NEC, Panasonic and Hitachi.

The new channel will not only advise you on how best to work out, it will send your fitness data to “health professionals.” This is where NEC, Panasonic and Hitachi come in.

Each company will be offering various health services in a bid to improve communications between professionals and consumers, apparently.

“In addition to Wii Fit data, the Wii Fit Body Check Channel program will support user walking data from Nintendo’s Lifestyle Rhythm DS title (Aruite Wakaru Seikatsu Rhythm DS),” the article concludes.

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By Mike Bowden

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