Common symptoms of VR sickness

A variety of terms are used to refer to symptoms throughout various motion and VR sickness studies. The most common are (based on [145,147,171,173,310]):

After reading this daunting list, it is important to associate it with worst-case analysis. These are the symptoms reported by at least some people for some VR experiences. The goal is to make VR systems and experiences that eliminate these symptoms for as many people as possible. Furthermore, most symptoms may be greatly reduced through repeated exposure and adaptation.

Steven M LaValle 2020-01-06