Serious storytelling – a first definition and review

@article{Lugmayr2016SeriousS,
  title={Serious storytelling – a first definition and review},
  author={Artur Lugmayr and Erkki Sutinen and Jarkko Suhonen and Carolina Islas Sedano and Helmut Hlavacs and Calkin Suero Montero},
  journal={Multimedia Tools and Applications},
  year={2016},
  volume={76},
  pages={15707-15733}
}
In human culture, storytelling is a long-established tradition. The reasons people tell stories are manifold: to entertain, to transfer knowledge between generations, to maintain cultural heritage, or to warn others of dangers. With the emergence of the digitisation of media, many new possibilities to tell stories in serious and non-entertainment contexts emerged. A very simple example is the idea of serious gaming, as in, digital games without the primary purpose of entertainment. In this… Expand
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