Dead or Alive — an Alexa Skill Using Redis

Simon Prickett
Feb 13, 2021 · 9 min read
(Photo by Anete Lusina from Pexels).

I often find that I build an Alexa skill whenever I want to play around with an API. The voice interface is easy to get started with and I can create something without worrying about visual design or CSS :) A while ago I created a Dead or Alive package that’s on npm… let’s see what it takes to turn that into a game for Alexa where the user has to determine whether a few celebrities are dead or alive…