Hunting for the holy grail with "emotionally intelligent" virtual actors


In his keynote address to the Autonomous Agents 97 conference, Danny Hillis, vice president of research and development at Walt Disney Imagineering, listed four "holy grail" items with respect to entertainment agents:1. A computable science of emotion,2. Virtual actors,3. Agent evolution, and4. Computable storytelling. 
DOI: 10.1145/294828.294831