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How do you use the Alexa Skill App?

How do you use the Alexa Skill App?
  • Hear fun facts about the Sims franchise?
  • Listen to music from the Sims?
  • Play trivia?
  • No thanks, not my cup of tea.
Personally I am finding the trivia quite fun even when I get the answers wrong :lol:

Comments

  • simgirl1010simgirl1010 Posts: 11,673 Member
    I love the trivia questions.
    Life only comes around once so do more of what makes you happy.
  • catloverplayercatloverplayer Posts: 82,657 Member
    How do you use the Alexa Skill App?
    • Hear fun facts about the Sims franchise?
    • Listen to music from the Sims?
    • Play trivia?
    • No thanks, not my cup of tea.
    Personally I am finding the trivia quite fun even when I get the answers wrong :lol:

    1,2 and 3.

  • ScobreScobre Posts: 16,860 Member
    I've tried all three ways and kind of nice I can play the music while cooking or streaming or playing a game or I can dance with it. As someone who has a disability I really appreciate having a Sims feature to use even though inclusion in the main Sims 4 isn't there yet. Good way for my nephews to enjoy the Sims who are not quite old enough to play the game yet too and my niece might enjoy the music too when she visits. So pretty cool way to get the next generations of Simmers into the franchise.
    "The Sneetches got really quite smart on that day. The day they decided that Sneetches are Sneetches. And no kind of Sneetch is the best on the beaches. That day, all the Sneetches forgot about stars and whether they had one, or not, upon thars." -Dr. Seuss

    Everyone is a Simmer.
  • catloverplayercatloverplayer Posts: 82,657 Member
    Just an FYI this works with the Garmin Speak with Alexa. I played Trivia while driving.

  • HansenHansen Posts: 20 Member
    No thanks, not my cup of tea.
  • StormsviewStormsview Posts: 2,507 Member
    edited January 16

    I want this. :)

    Alexa, Start Sims 4.
    Alexa, Feed Toddler Jack
    Alexa, Feed Toddler Jill.
    Alexa, Cook serve Roast Chicken
    Alexa, feed all pets
    Alexa, put toddlers to bed.
    Alexa, help all school children with homework.
    Alexa. go to mailbox pay bills
    Alexa, put kids to bed.
    Alexa, clean house.-
    Alexa, woohoo Mr and Mrs
    Alexa, clean litterbox
    Alexa, walk the dog.
    Alexa, Thank You.
    I can get used to playing sims this way fast. B) for now Just Trivia

    Maybe its not always about trying to fix something broken.
    Sometimes its about starting over and creating something better.
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    But whatever happens Don't panic
  • candy8candy8 Posts: 3,675 Member
    I prefer to do things myself I really don't want it. Just spying on you.
  • paradiseplanetparadiseplanet Posts: 3,982 Member
    I almost forget I even have an Echo Dot speaker and the app on my phone so I might also eventually forget you can do Sims stuff on it in time.
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  • french5029french5029 Posts: 17 Member
    where do i find it
  • EricasFreePlayEricasFreePlay Posts: 486 Member
    french5029 wrote: »
    where do i find it

    On your phone's app store. Look for Amazon Alexa.
  • Jrkt92Jrkt92 Posts: 1 New Member
    Hmmm not sure.
  • EuphorialQueenEuphorialQueen Posts: 5,760 Member
    candy8 wrote: »
    I prefer to do things myself I really don't want it. Just spying on you.
    At least the phone app seems to not "listen" unless activated. :wink:
  • SimGuru0x00SimGuru0x00 Posts: 14 SimGuru
    Stormsview wrote: »
    I want this. :)

    Alexa, Start Sims 4.
    Alexa, Feed Toddler Jack
    Alexa, Feed Toddler Jill.
    Alexa, Cook serve Roast Chicken
    Alexa, feed all pets
    Alexa, put toddlers to bed.
    Alexa, help all school children with homework.
    Alexa. go to mailbox pay bills
    Alexa, put kids to bed.
    Alexa, clean house.-
    Alexa, woohoo Mr and Mrs
    Alexa, clean litterbox
    Alexa, walk the dog.
    Alexa, Thank You.
    I can get used to playing sims this way fast. B) for now Just Trivia

    I want this in real life before I want it in Sims Alexa!!! :)
  • SimGuru0x00SimGuru0x00 Posts: 14 SimGuru
    Just an FYI this works with the Garmin Speak with Alexa. I played Trivia while driving.

    I am so glad you are using it in the car. We constantly use Alexa to play songs for my kid in the car. All she wants to hear these days is "Baby Shark"!
  • ScobreScobre Posts: 16,860 Member
    Just an FYI this works with the Garmin Speak with Alexa. I played Trivia while driving.

    I am so glad you are using it in the car. We constantly use Alexa to play songs for my kid in the car. All she wants to hear these days is "Baby Shark"!
    My nephew loves that song. He has a little bit of trouble with his communication skills, but he can say Alexa play Baby Shark as clear as day. I am just happy that music is a nice way for him to communicate with his autism, so I really appreciate having a feature like this for him to enjoy, so thank you. He loves to sing, it is adorable.
    "The Sneetches got really quite smart on that day. The day they decided that Sneetches are Sneetches. And no kind of Sneetch is the best on the beaches. That day, all the Sneetches forgot about stars and whether they had one, or not, upon thars." -Dr. Seuss

    Everyone is a Simmer.
  • StormsviewStormsview Posts: 2,507 Member

    I wonder what would happen if you go to the center of a Busy Mall and yell out to your run-away toddler named Alexa, ALEXA! come here. hahaha.

    Maybe its not always about trying to fix something broken.
    Sometimes its about starting over and creating something better.
    WGYfB8n.png
    But whatever happens Don't panic
  • EuphorialQueenEuphorialQueen Posts: 5,760 Member
    Stormsview wrote: »
    I wonder what would happen if you go to the center of a Busy Mall and yell out to your run-away toddler named Alexa, ALEXA! come here. hahaha.
    It could happen :lol:
  • Aeren90Aeren90 Posts: 49 Member
    I can’t use it. I have Alexa on Spanish and she doesn’t understand when I say it on English or I say a translation. Great...
  • Franz123Franz123 Posts: 8 New Member
    Thanks for sharing. :)
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