Ring Fit Adventure and its pilates Ring-Con controller can give you a great workout at home. Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge

It’s a new year, and that means it’s a fresh chance to try getting in shape — or at least start working off all those holiday cookies. Sure, you could join a gym, but it’s bound to be overcrowded. We suggest staying home and playing some video games. Hear me out: Ring Fit Adventure for the Nintendo Switch is on sale for $54.99 ($25 off) at Best Buy when added to your cart. This unique fitness game uses a pilates-style controller accessory and a leg strap to guide you through a variety of cardio and strength workouts.

The best part is that it isn’t just a boring workout. It’s an actual video game with a story and RPG elements to it. It may be a little silly since the main baddie is an overly buff dragon in a unitard, but it’s…

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