Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework

Federico Peinado, Marc Cavazza, David Pizzi

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Belief-Desire-Intention (BDI) is a well-known cognitive theory, especially in the field of Software Agents. Modelling characters using software agents has been proven to be a suitable approach for obtaining emergent and autonomous behaviours in Interactive Storytelling. In this paper it is claimed that an effective extension of previous models to the BDI framework is useful for designing intelligent characters. An example shows how internal thoughts and motivations of Madame Bovary’s main characters can be more naturally formalised as a cognitive side of the story. A narrative reformulation of BDI theory is needed to avoid the implicit complexity of other proposals.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInteractive storytelling, Lecture notes in computer science
EditorsUlrike Spierling, Nicolas Szilas
Place of PublicationHeidelberg
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages83-88
ISBN (Print)9783540894247
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Event1st Joint International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling - Erfurt, Germany
Duration: 26 Nov 200829 Nov 2008
Conference number: 1

Publication series

NameInteractive Storytelling
Volume5334
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349

Conference

Conference1st Joint International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling
Abbreviated titleICIDS 2008
CountryGermany
CityErfurt
Period26/11/0829/11/08

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Peinado, F., Cavazza, M., & Pizzi, D. (2008). Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework. In U. Spierling, & N. Szilas (Eds.), Interactive storytelling, Lecture notes in computer science (pp. 83-88). (Interactive Storytelling; Vol. 5334). Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-89454-4_13
Peinado, Federico ; Cavazza, Marc ; Pizzi, David. / Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework. Interactive storytelling, Lecture notes in computer science. editor / Ulrike Spierling ; Nicolas Szilas. Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2008. pp. 83-88 (Interactive Storytelling).
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Peinado, F, Cavazza, M & Pizzi, D 2008, Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework. in U Spierling & N Szilas (eds), Interactive storytelling, Lecture notes in computer science. Interactive Storytelling, vol. 5334, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Heidelberg, pp. 83-88, 1st Joint International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, Erfurt, Germany, 26/11/08. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-89454-4_13

Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework. / Peinado, Federico; Cavazza, Marc; Pizzi, David.

Interactive storytelling, Lecture notes in computer science. ed. / Ulrike Spierling; Nicolas Szilas. Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2008. p. 83-88 (Interactive Storytelling; Vol. 5334).

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Peinado F, Cavazza M, Pizzi D. Revisiting Character-Based Affective Storytelling under a Narrative BDI Framework. In Spierling U, Szilas N, editors, Interactive storytelling, Lecture notes in computer science. Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. 2008. p. 83-88. (Interactive Storytelling). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-89454-4_13