Dialog Designs in Virtual Drama: Balancing Agency and Scripted Dialogs

@inproceedings{Kao2011DialogDI,
  title={Dialog Designs in Virtual Drama: Balancing Agency and Scripted Dialogs},
  author={Edward Chao-Chun Kao and V. Soo},
  booktitle={AEGS},
  year={2011}
}
Scripts are automatically generated by a story generator and subsequently played by virtual agents. The scripts for actors consist of two parts: movements and dialogs, however, the dialogs are insufficiently addressed in current research of story generation, thereby limiting the generated stories. Therefore, our initial goal was to enable story generators to generate dialogs as sets of character-based actions that are integrated with original story plots. This paper presents a speech-act-based… 
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