Westworld Fans Can Test Their Knowledge With Alexa-Based Story Game
Now fans of the show can ask Alexa to play the voice-activated, choose-your-own-adventure game, including over two hours of play that rack players' brains with riddles and challenges, ultimately leading them to the center of the maze
Home Box Office is celebrating the season finale of its hit series Westworld by releasing a voice-activated story game on Amazon’s Alexa. “Westworld: The Maze” is based on the pursuit of consciousness in a layered story where players choose their own adventure.
Users play against a Westworld host and are faced with upward of 60 different lives to lead and 400 choices to make. The story was created by a partnership between HBO, Kilter Films (the Westworld production team) and 360i ad agency, and has two hours worth of game play that tests even the most dedicated of viewers’ show knowledge.
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This game provides an engaging and interactive experience for viewers of the show, letting players live the lives they’ve seen on screen and become a part of the narrative. Using Alexa to allow gamers a different type of voice-activated gaming experience marks a creative way for fans of the popular series to further immerse themselves in this world while testing their Westworld knowledge.