© 2008

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

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

Table of contents

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

    1. Marc Cavazza, Stéphane Donikian, Marc Christie, Ulrike Spierling, Nicolas Szilas, Peter Vorderer et al.
      Pages 14-19
  3. Interactive Storytelling Applications

    1. Frank Allan Hansen, Karen Johanne Kortbek, Kaj Grønbæk
      Pages 20-31
    2. Nye Parry, Helen Bendon, Stephen Boyd Davis, Magnus Moar
      Pages 41-43
    3. Petri Lankoski, Tommi Horttana
      Pages 44-47
  4. Virtual Characters and Agents

    1. Cyril Brom, Jakub Gemrot, Ondřej Burkert, Rudolf Kadlec, Michal Bída
      Pages 59-70
    2. Magy Seif El-Nasr, Huaxin Wei
      Pages 71-82
    3. Federico Peinado, Marc Cavazza, David Pizzi
      Pages 83-88
    4. 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

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