Things used in this project

Hardware components:
Echo
Amazon Alexa Amazon Echo
Any Alexa device works
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Pi 3 02
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
Any model should work
×1
Adafruit DotStar LEDs
×1
Logic level shifter
As long as it can shift 3.3v up to 5V and is fast enough for SPI any shifter will work.
×1
826 04
Male/Female Jumper Wires
×1
Software apps and online services:
Dp image kit 02
Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit
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Amazon Web Services AWS Lambda
Gmail

Schematics

This is a somewhat simplified VUI for the skill and code on the Pi. I simplified aspects due to the fact that there in a game there are so many steps and intents that showing them all will be time consuming but not much more informative. Instead, intents are grouped by category and simplified explanations of the processing is givien.
Vui

Code

Email Command Latest Version
Run this on your Pi to update the LEDs in response to your actions. This will be updated with fancier animations soon.
Alexa Skill
Use this along with the guide to create your Alexa skill.

Credits

Big engram isns8txm7l
Elvis Wolcott

Self-taught app developer and hardware developer, currently working on making the Random Rumble Generator and other voice based solutions

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