Imagineer has announced a TV anime series for the Nintendo Switch exergaming title Fitness Boxing in Japan. The short TV anime series, titled Kimi to Fit Boxing (You and Fitness Boxing), will be a comedy, with each episode lasting about five minutes for a total of 12 episodes for the season.
The anime will be directed and written by Junpei Morita, who previously wrote the 2016 Occultic;Nine anime adaptation. It will feature music by Yusuke Shirato, best known for his work on Lost Song, Kochoki, and Nocturne Boogie.
Kimi to Fit Boxing also features prominent Japanese voice actors taking on the role of instructors from Fitness Boxing. Here’s the list of voice actors revealed so far:
- Akari Kito as Karen
- Akira Ishida as Hiro
- Rie Kugimiya as Janice
- Saori Hayami as Lin
- Yuichi Nakamura as Evan
- Sumire Uesaka as Martina
- Ami Koshimizu as Sophie
- Atsuko Tanaka as Laura
- Akio Ohtsuka as Bernardo
People in Japan will get to catch the Fitness Boxing anime starting October 1 on Tokyo MX. It will also be available to watch on multiple streaming services; however, an English adaptation has yet to be announced.
Fitness Boxing and Fitness Boxing 2: Rhythm & Exercise are available for the Nintendo Switch. The first game has shipped over one million copies worldwide. The second has shipped 500,000 units.