Chooseco, publisher of the world-famous Choose Your Own Adventure® gamebook series (www.cyoa.com), in collaboration with Audible Inc., the world’s largest seller and producer of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word entertainment today announced the acceptance of the VOICE19 Award for Best Brand Interaction for the Alexa “Choose Your Own Adventure” Skill.
The Alexa “Choose Your Own Adventure” Skill brought Chooseco’s iconic Choose Your Own Adventure® gamebooks to life with professionally performed audio and voice-based control on any Alexa-enabled device.
Audible, Chooseco, and the Amazon Alexa teams worked collaboratively to create an equally collaborative experience on the user end, as users listen and choose—together—where to go next throughout each immersive interactive experience. There are now five titles available in the Alexa “Choose Your Own Adventure” experience.
The VOICE19 Awards ceremony was held Wednesday evening at the VOICE Summit in Newark, NJ.
Chooseco is a purpose-built publishing house which brought the groundbreaking Choose Your Own Adventure gamebook series back to print. Since the series relaunch, Chooseco has sold over 15 million copies. Chooseco is based in Vermont. It boasts a creative team dedicated to promoting literacy through immersive interactive stories.
Audible, Inc., an Amazon.com, Inc. subsidiary (NASDAQ:AMZN), is the leading provider of premium digital spoken audio content, offering customers a new way to enhance and enrich their lives every day. Audible content includes more than 445,000 audio programs from leading audiobook publishers, broadcasters, entertainers, magazine and newspaper publishers, and business information providers.