Reorientation Method to Suppress Simulator Sickness in Home VR Contents Using HMD

  • Yuki UedaEmail author
  • Kazuma NagataEmail author
  • Soh Masuko
  • Junichi Hoshino
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11112)


While home-use HMD including Oculus Rift has been widely spread in the market today, simulator sickness mainly caused by difference between visual information and body sensation has taken up as a problem. Even though it has been proved that simulator sickness is reduced by reflecting actual physical movement to a VR space, many of approaches ever proposed had various restrictions and mechanisms easy to cause simulator sickness. In the current study, such an approach for moving within a VR space is proposed for home-use HMD that is less likely to cause simulator sickness.


Virtual reality Walking Redirection Simulator sickness 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Graduate School of Systems and Information EngineeringUniversity of TsukubaTsukuba-shiJapan
  2. 2.Rakuten, Inc., Rakuten Institute of TechnologySetagaya-kuJapan

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