The Walk: Fitness Tracker Game (Free)

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About this app

Created with the NHS and the UK's Department of Health, The Walk helps you walk more, every single day. When you’re playing The Walk, every step counts.

A bomb explodes in Inverness station, and you’re given a package that could save the world. To stay alive, you’ll need to walk the length of the UK. The Walk is more than just a great pedometer/step counter — it's a way to turn walking into a journey, a challenge, and a rip-roaring adventure.

Made by Six to Start and Naomi Alderman, creators of the world’s most popular running game with over 5 million players, Zombies, Run!

ENGADGET - “Simple, fun, effective.”
JOYSTIQ - "Spices up your step-tracking with some danger and intrigue.”
BBC NEWS - “Encourages users to walk 10,000 steps-a-day to help improve their health”
LIFEHACKER - “You're motivated to actually get up and move around so you can progress further into the story, and it works really well.”

Just put your phone in your pocket or purse and we’ll track every walk and run you take — and map it, too!

You’ll walk the length of the UK while evading capture by the police and enemy agents. Can you work out who set off that bomb in the first place and what their plan is? Get ready for an epic adventure across 65 episodes, 800 minutes of audio, and hundreds of miles.

Get rewarded for walking more by collecting clues, scanning for information, and unlocking achievements.

The Walk adjusts its difficulty based on individual fitness levels. Everyone’s different, and we make sure we give you the right level of challenge!

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Updated on
Sep 13, 2021

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
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This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 2 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
394 reviews
Zoey Anderson
March 31, 2022
Just like Zombies run, this is a half baked app. I looked at it after I downloaded it and it seemed fine. I opened it to use today and it said I had finished 30 minutes, but had 0 items. There was an arrow at a fork in the road, which I can turn left or right. I managed to play the first few audio bits, but none of them showed completely played. It does not show the 20 minutes that I walked today. I give it a second star because it let me play more than one audio clip, unlike Zombies.
4 people found this review helpful
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Amanda Miller
August 26, 2019
I really enjoy the episodes and the story and have no problems with getting the regular episodes to work exactly how I want them to. My main disappointment is with the challenges, which require me to have the app open and pulled up at all times in order to collect items on them--it makes it impossible to play simultaneously with another program (like PokemonGo or Zombies Run), or to play when walking with my husband. I'd much prefer to be able to turn on the challenge and set my route, and then have it collect the items in the background so I could do other things.
19 people found this review helpful
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Lyn Mattox
July 14, 2020
Very good, with a few annoying details. The first is probably a bug: I paid for a year of the Abel's Running Club, and it sometimes forgets. It doesn't log me out of Zombie Link, it just stops recognizing that I'm already a member, and pressing restore purchases doesn't help. The second: the episodes are listed in order, but it doesn't bookmark your progress, so everybtime you open the app, you have to scroll to find where you are, and there are >50 chapters. Otherwise amazing.
11 people found this review helpful
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What's new

Hello Walker! In our 2.6.7 update, we've:
- Updated the pricing of new subscriptions
- Updated our Open Source License listing
- Fixed various Android 11-related bugs
- Fixed a bug related to the Do It In A Day achievement