Interactive Storytelling System Using Recycle-Based Story Knowledge

  • Kaoru Sumi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5915)


This paper describes an animation story generation system called WordsAnime, which uses recycle-based story knowledge. WordsAnime uses the animation database provided by animation consumer-generated media. A user generates a story by repeating the steps of in-putting scenarios and viewing animations. WordsAnime extracts the story knowledge automatically while the user is operating the system. The system presents manual, semi-automatic, and fully automatic modes of creating scenarios using the story knowledge. This paper introduces recycle-based story knowledge and its current state through several trials involving a number of users.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kaoru Sumi
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  1. 1.Hitotsubashi UniversityTokyoJapan
  2. 2.National Institute of Information and Communications TechnologyKyotoJapan

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