Guess My Name on Amazon Alexa is the fun guessing game for solo play or with friends and family. Pick from over a dozen categories (from movies and famous actors, to animals and wonders of the world), hear a series of clues, and guess the answer. But be quick: the score drops with every new clue!

To begin, just say "Alexa, open Guess My Name."


Choose from Lightning Round, Practice Mode, Head-to-Head, and Multi-Player.

1. Lightning Round
In Lightning Round, you’ll have two minutes to answer as many questions as you can. New questions are released each day. Your goal is to achieve the highest score for the day, which is then tallied over the week to provide your leaderboard position. Winners are announced in the skill on Mondays!

View the leaderboard at If you’re playing on an Alexa device with a screen, you can also view the leaderboard by opening Guess My Name, and then saying “Alexa, show me the leaderboard.”

Change your username by opening Guess My Name, and then saying “Alexa, change username.”

2. Practice Mode
Use Practice Mode to prepare for the daily Lightning Round. Play against yourself to practice your trivia knowledge.

3. Head-to-Head
With Head-to-Head mode, play against a random opponent from somewhere in the world! See if you can beat their score.

4. Multi-Player
Challenge your family and friends to a game! Multiplayer mode allows up to 6 people to play together at the same time.


With over a dozen categories to choose from, Guess My Name offers something for everyone:

Animated Characters
Capital Cities
Famous Actors
Historical Figures
Iconic Brands
Musical Artists
TV Shows
Wonders of the World
US States


To learn more about our other skills, please link your account in the Alexa app.


We hope you find Guess My Name to be a delightful experience. If you have feedback or suggestions on how to make the game more enjoyable, please contact us at info (at)