Voice Originals is delivering the first-ever, actual board game that integrates with Amazon’s voice assistant and Echo speakers. Called, When in Rome, Alexa hosts the game play, sending you across a map of the world to answer regional questions. There’s a lot of boardgames in the game industry that can reach upwards of $100, and you would think that one with Alexa integration might bump up the price. But, the board game is only $29.99.
Its available for pre-order and shipping starts on July 2: Voice Originals When in Rome the World’s First Alexa-Powered Board Game, Ages 13+
- Alexa is game host, teaches you how to play and keeps the score
- Fly around the Globe meeting friendly locals from 20 different cities
- Answer questions from 7 categories including slang and language, food and drink and random and strange!
- Make friends, collect souvenirs and strategic with upgrade cards “Alexa, fetch the Flamethrower!”
- Connects with Alexa Smart speakers including Amazon Echo and Echo dot
- Entertainment for everyone, choose from easy and hard questions
- The second game from the award-winning creators of beasts of balance
- Take a trip around the world from the comfort of your home
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