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Cinema

Theatre

Literature

VR

Contingency

Low

Medium

Low

Strong

Fig1. Comparative table of different narrative forms

Yes

on time and

Mental

Visual

Interactivity

space

Not physical

Not physical

but immersive

No

No / Yes in the No

case of

interactive

theatre

Narrative

Visual

Representation

Presence

Not physical

Visual

Physical

3 AN APPROACH TOWARDS A NARRATIVE THEORY OF VR

3.1 Introduction

In studying narrative theories that have been developed over the years in cinematic,

theatrical or literature research, one predictably finds that narrative theories have

drawn upon each other to reach specific goals. Our starting point was to consider

every narrative theory that presents any relevant aspect for a narrative definition of

VR. However, assessing narrative theories according to their relevance to a narrative

approach to VR proves to be fairly challenging. One big issue lies in finding a

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