SYFY WIRE Skill for Amazon Alexa

You can now catch up on the geeky goodness of the day, no web browser required. SYFY WIRE on Amazon Alexa is better than ever. It’s all the things you love about the original experience, now with the option to subscribe to audio programs. The SYFY WIRE skill comes complete with audio of our favorite news, interviews & in-depth analysis from SYFY WIRE’s coverage. Not to mention our podcasts, including Who Won the Week, Fandom Files & Strong Female Characters.

But wait, there’s more! You can now subscribe to our audio programs created exclusively for our SYFY WIRE skill for Amazon Alexa. Subscribe today and get access to our weekly shows Debate Club, Geeksplain & Untold Story! New episodes are released every week! Here's a little sampler pack of what's in store for you: 

  • Geeksplain: We break down everything there is to know about a certain topic, franchise, character or overall genre phenomenon.
  • Debate Club: Journalists Will Leitch (New York Magazine, New Republic) and Tim Grierson (Rolling Stone) settle age-old geek debates such as which is the best space movie of all time or who is the scariest supervillain.
  • Untold Story: SYFY WIRE contributing editor Dany Roth unearths unique and little known tales about some of the most popular characters, stories and franchises in the genre world.

This can all be accessed on Alexa-enabled devices, including the Amazon Echo, Echo Show, Echo Dot. To add the SYFY WIRE skill, open your Alexa settings to the Skills page, search for SYFY WIRE, and add the skill. To access, all you have to do is say: "Alexa, start SYFY WIRE," "Alexa, ask SYFY WIRE for Best of SYFY WIRE," "Alexa, ask SYFY WIRE for Podcasts," etc.

There's tons of amazing stuff for you to geek out with! You can pick up the latest Alexa-enabled devices here.

SYFY WIRE for Amazon Alexa Features



Access all of SYFY WIRE’s podcasts including Who Won the Week, Fandom Files & Strong Female Characters. Also, SYFY 25, Colony & The Churn.


Best Of

Alexa provides you with a list of “best” audio content to choose from SYFY WIRE. Want to know the History of Wonder Woman, or get a SYFY WIRE, Blast to the Past? We've got you covered. You'll also get in-depth on the ground coverage with our most recent interviews. 



With this subscription service, you can access original audio programs exclusive to Amazon Alexa. All-new episodes of Debate Club, Geeksplain & Untold Story are released every Monday, Wednesday & Friday.