Or say "Alexa, enable Go Sensei"

Play a game of Go against Alexa!

This skill will allow Alexa to play a game of Go against you.<br/><br/>The game is played as the two of you take turns saying coordinates where you would like to play stones. You will go first and play as black. Alexa will go second and play as white. You will play on a 9 by 9 board with Japanese scoring rules. Komi is set at 5.5 for white.<br/><br/>This skill uses Gnu Go (https://www.gnu.org/software/gnugo/) as the game engine and is distributed under the GNU General Public License (https://www.gnu.org/software/gnugo/gnugo_21.html#SEC210)<br/><br/>Roadmap:<br/>- Allow the player to choose a color<br/>- Allow the player to choose a handicap<br/>- Allow the player to adjust Alexa's skill level<br/>- Allow for 13x13 and 19x19 board sizes<br/>- Allow the player to adjust the Komi<br/>- Allow the player to identify coordinates using the NATO phonetic alphabet


Invocation Name

go sensei

Interaction Examples

Alexa start Go Sensei
I place a stone at c7
I'll play at f5

Release Date

August 2nd 2017