Conversational wizard and prompts generator with zero dependencies.

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import wizardy from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/wizardy';


Wizardy 🧙📜

Wizardy is a conversational wizard which helps you to easily build prompts and questionnaires. It has been designed to be used with messenger applications to generate bot interactions but it is generic and can be used in many ways.

❯ Features

  • Easy-to-use. Wizardy's API is dead simple, easy to use and easy to replace (if you ever want to).
  • Typed. Wizardy is written 100% in TypeScript, so there is no need to install typings from an external source.
  • Tested. Do not be surprised when using Wizardy, it ships with 100% code coverage.
  • Documented. Modern documentation lives in code. That's why Wizardy's interface contains TSDoc comments.
  • Compatible. Node.js, Browsers? Run Wizardy on the platform of your choice!
  • Independent. Don't be afraid of big lock files. Wizardy uses zero dependencies.

❯ Installation

npm install wizardy
yarn add wizardy

❯ Usage


import {Prompt, Wizardy} from 'wizardy';

const questionnaire: Prompt<string | number>[] = [
    answerKey: 'item',
    answerValue: input => input.trim(),
    question: `What would you like to order?`,
    response: () => `Lucky you! We have '${wizard.answers.item}' in stock.`,
    answerKey: 'quantity',
    answerValue: input => parseInt(input, 10),
    question: () => `How many '${wizard.answers.item}' do you want to buy?`,
    response: () =>
      `Great, we will prepare your order and deliver ${wizard.answers.quantity}x ${wizard.answers.item} as soon as possible.`,

const wizard = new Wizardy();
console.log(wizard.step); // 0

console.log(wizard.ask()); // "What would you like to order?"
console.log(wizard.answer('iPhones')); // "Lucky you! We have 'iPhones' in stock."
console.log(wizard.step); // 1

console.log(wizard.ask()); // "How many 'iPhones' do you want to buy?"
console.log(wizard.answer('13')); // "Great, we will prepare your order and deliver 13 iPhones as soon as possible."
console.log(wizard.step); // 2


const {Prompt, Wizardy} = require('wizardy');

const wizard = new Wizardy();

wizard.on(Wizardy.TOPIC.START, () => console.log('Wizard started...'));
wizard.on(Wizardy.TOPIC.END, answers => {
  console.log('Wizard ended', answers); // Wizard ended { category: 'pizza', quantity: 7 }

const questionnaire = [
    answerKey: 'category',
    answerValue: answer => {
      const menu = ['burger', 'pizza', 'veggie burger'];
      answer = answer.toLowerCase();
      if (menu.includes(answer)) {
        return answer;
      } else {
        throw Error(
          `Sorry, we only offer: ${menu
            .map(category => category.charAt(0).toUpperCase() + category.substr(1))
            .join(', ')}.`
    question: 'What kind of food do you want to order?',
    response: 'Good choice!',
    answerKey: 'quantity',
    answerValue: answer => {
      try {
        return parseInt(answer.match(/(\d+)/)[0], 10);
      } catch (error) {
        throw Error('Please write down the amount as number.');
    question: `How much do you want?`,
    response: 'Thanks. We will prepare your order.',


console.log(wizard.ask()); // What kind of food do you want to order?
console.log(wizard.answer('Fajitas')); // Sorry, we only offer: Burger, Pizza, Veggie burger.

console.log(wizard.ask()); // What kind of food do you want to order?
console.log(wizard.answer('Pizza')); // Good choice!

console.log(wizard.ask()); // How much do you want?
console.log(wizard.answer('Seven')); // Please write down the amount as number.

console.log(wizard.ask()); // How much do you want?
console.log(wizard.answer('I would like to have 7.')); // Thanks. We will prepare your order.