Interweaving Story Coherence and Player Creativity through Story-Making Games

  • Mirjam P. Eladhari
  • Philip L. Lopes
  • Georgios N. Yannakakis
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8832)


In story-making games, players create stories together by using narrative tokens. Often there is a tension between players playing to win using the rules of a story-making game, and collaboratively creating a good story. In this paper, we introduce a competitive story-making game prototype coupled with computational methods intended to be used for both supporting players’ creativity and narrative coherence.


story-making games computational creativity co-creation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mirjam P. Eladhari
    • 1
  • Philip L. Lopes
    • 1
  • Georgios N. Yannakakis
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Digital GamesUniversity of MaltaMsidaMalta

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