Friday, 21 September, 2018

Wait, Skyrim: Very Special Edition For Amazon's Alexa is Kinda Real?

Keegan Michael Key is a big Skyrim on Alexa fan Bethesda Keegan Michael Key is a big Skyrim on Alexa fan Bethesda
Troy Mann | 12 June, 2018, 00:56

Skyrim: Very Special Edition works through the Amazon Shopping app, so you can give it a shot with any regular smart device.

Skyrim debuted in 2011 and since that time Bethesda has been faithfully porting the hit RPG to every platform imaginable - even Amazon's voice-enabled assistant, Alexa. Adding to the satirical theme, the video also featured Skyrim "ports" to an Etch-a-Sketch, pager, and a smart fridge, so it was understandable that people didn't think "Skyrim: Very Special Edition" was happening.

With all the talk from fans joking about Skyrim getting a new special edition (on top of its already released special edition), the company revealed a hilarious new trailer last night with the Skyrim: Very Special Edition for a variety of devices. It offered a two minute skit starring Keegan-Michael Key as he played the game on the Amazon Alexa.

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Once the Skill is linked to your device, you then say "Alexa, Open Skyrim" and the quest starts.

All users have to do to partake in the adventure is say, "Play Skyrim". The way you respond will determine where you go next, enemies you encounter and gear you find. After you make a decision, Alexa will let you know the outcome. (Damn it.) But it's sure to be a hoot for those of you that want to see how it is.

Bethesda Softworks "For the very first time ever, take your rightful place as the Dragonborn of legend (again) and explore Skyrim using the power of your own voice.your Thu'um!"

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