StoryTec has been conceptualized as rapid prototyping environment to facilitate the authoring process of interactive applications. Examples include, but are not limited to interactive holiday stories, Story-based city and museum guides, classical Web-based training courses, game-based learning appliances for kids, students and families as well as process-oriented, individual and collaborative simulation and training environments for trainees and employees or personalized exergames to increase the motivation for a sportive and healthy life.