Touring Machines: Guide Agents for Sharing Stories about Digital Places

Katherine Isbister and Patrick Doyle

Human understanding of the physical world frequently derives from the narratives we construct about it. Analogously, we can incorporate narratives in virtual spaces to give visitors a sense of place and purpose. In this paper we describe two projects using interactive characters as a medium for story building and storytelling within and about the digital places they inhabit.


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