Getting Started with Story Stream

Quick start guide for Story Stream Alexa Skill

Welcome!

Welcome to Story Stream: Home of binge-worthy stories narrated by some of the best independent creators!

Featuring immersive collections of stories across various genres: Horror, Creepypasta, Paranormal, Dark-web, Sci-fi, Thrillers & Mystery, Comedy and more!

Features you'll love🌟

  • Story Stream remembers you and automatically bookmarks the story. So you can easily ‘Resume’ from where you left 🙂

  • Story Stream automatically enqueues immersive stories till you sleep 🙂

  • The smart story recommendation engine

Story Stream Basic Commands🗣

  • Get started by saying, “Alexa, Open Story Stream”

  • Follow the voice prompts to choose between story types (short stories OR Serial Dramas) and your favorite genres and collections: Horror, thriller, comedy and more!

  • For media player and audio (story) playback (when playing any story): you can use the standard commands like Pause, Play, Resume, Stat over, Stop, etc

For more detailed commands glossary for Media Players and Controlling story playback, please check the Media Playback Commands article.

Launch Story Stream (aka skill invocation)

To invoke or simply to open or to launch the Story Stream skill, try the following:

"Alexa, Open Story Stream"

Sample Launch Phrases

"Alexa, Ask Story Stream for Collection Catalogue"

"Alexa, Play Horror Stories from Story Stream"

Story Playback Commands (Basic)

Stop/Pause Playback

While there is an active playback going on, try saying one of the following commands to 'Stop' or 'Pause' the playback.

"Alexa, Pause"

"Alexa, Stop"

"Alexa, Cancel"

Resuming Playback

To resume playback of a story, trying saying the following:

"Alexa, Resume"

Note: When resuming, the Story Stream Skill automatically resumes the playback of the track from where you had left the previous time.

Start over Track

At any time to start over the track from the beginning, try saying any of the following:

"Alexa, Start over"

"Alexa, play from the beginning"

For more detailed commands glossary for Media Players and Controlling story playback, please check the Media Playback Commands article.

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