The Limitations of a Propp-based Approach to Interactive Drama

Zach Tomaszewski, Kim Binsted

Eudaemon—a top-down, directed interactive drama system—is based on the functions of Vladimir Propp and a number of existing interactive narrative systems. While proving to be of some success, the Eudaemon system also highlights a number of deficiencies that seem to be inherent to a function-based approach to interactive drama.

Subjects: 1.4 Design; 1.1 Art And Music

Submitted: Sep 14, 2007