Emerging Trends in Virtual Reality for Gaming: an assessment of best practices from research and development in the gaming industry

December 30, 2016

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Consumer virtual reality is a new and rapidly changing medium, with best practices still emerging across the industry. As part of an industry-academic collaboration, Phantom Compass partnered with Ryerson’s Responsive Ecologies Lab to design and playtest three virtual reality prototypes that employ and expand on the current best practices. This white paper collates industry research and development focusing on player experience and comfort, and summarizes the results of our design process.

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