Interactive Storytelling

First Joint International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, ICIDS 2008 Erfurt, Germany, November 26-29, 2008 Proceedings

  • Ulrike Spierling
  • Nicolas Szilas
Conference proceedings ICIDS 2008

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-89454-4

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5334)

Table of contents (43 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Future Perspectives on Interactive Digital Storytelling (Keynotes)

    1. The IRIS Network of Excellence: Integrating Research in Interactive Storytelling
      Marc Cavazza, Stéphane Donikian, Marc Christie, Ulrike Spierling, Nicolas Szilas, Peter Vorderer et al.
      Pages 14-19
  3. Interactive Storytelling Applications

    1. Mobile Urban Drama – Setting the Stage with Location Based Technologies
      Frank Allan Hansen, Karen Johanne Kortbek, Kaj Grønbæk
      Pages 20-31
    2. Locating Drama: A Demonstration of Location-Aware Audio Drama
      Nye Parry, Helen Bendon, Stephen Boyd Davis, Magnus Moar
      Pages 41-43
    3. Lies and Seductions
      Petri Lankoski, Tommi Horttana
      Pages 44-47
  4. Virtual Characters and Agents

    1. 3D Immersion in Virtual Agents Education
      Cyril Brom, Jakub Gemrot, Ondřej Burkert, Rudolf Kadlec, Michal Bída
      Pages 59-70
    2. Exploring Non-verbal Behavior Models for Believable Characters
      Magy Seif El-Nasr, Huaxin Wei
      Pages 71-82
    3. Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework
      Federico Peinado, Marc Cavazza, David Pizzi
      Pages 83-88
    4. Steps towards a Generic Interface between Interactive Storytelling Applications and Character Animation Engines
      Sebastian A. Weiß, Florian Berger, Alexander Marbach, Wolfgang Müller
      Pages 92-95
  5. User Experience and Dramatic Immersion

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First Joint International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, ICIDS 2008, held in Erfurt, Germany, in November 2008.

The 19 revised full papers, 5 revised short papers, and 5 poster papers presented together with 3 invited lectures and 8 demo papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 62 submission. The papers are organized in topical sections on future perspectives on interactive digital storytelling, interactive storytelling applications, virtual characters and agents, user experience and dramatic immersion, architectures for story generation, models for drama management and interacting with stories, as well as authoring and creation of interactive narrative.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Ulrike Spierling
    • 1
  • Nicolas Szilas
    • 2
  1. 1.FH Erfurt, University of Applied SciencesErfurtGermany
  2. 2.TECFA, FPSE, University of GenevaGenève 4Switzerland

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89424-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89454-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349