Immersive Storytelling in VR

This project is not currently recruiting participants

Study description

Take a journey through the ocean.

This experience explores the impact of immersive storytelling in virtual reality on emotional connections and mindfulness. You will be immersed in an interactive underwater environment.

The project consists of two sets of questionnaires, one before and one after the experience.

Length of Time

The story takes approximately 12 minutes to complete. The first survey will take about 5 minutes to complete. The final survey will take 10-15 minutes to complete.

To Start

*Read Carefully*

Please first download and read the Participation Information Sheet before continuing with the project here:

and fill out the Consent form here:

If you decide to participate in the study after the reviewing the information sheet and the consent form, the first questionnaire may be downloaded here:

*please do not start the questionnaire if not intending to finish it. Each attempt uses a response on the survey and there is a limited amount available*

Upon completion of the first questionnaire, you will be given a link to download the project.

This is the link to the second and final survey. Please do not access it until you have finished the experience.

If there are any issues with downloads please email me directly at

Participant requirements

  • Have access to a VR headset and listening devices (Oculus Rift, Rift S or Quest)
    • *Quest users must have oculus link or compatible usb connection in order to run this program*
    • This program has not been tested on other VR equipment. Please do not start the questionnaires unless you have the proper Oculus device. Doing so may interfere with results as you may not be able to use the program.
  • You need to be 18+
  • Have normal or corrected-to-normal vision (e.g. glasses, contact lenses)
  • Access to floor space approximately 1.5m x 1.5m
  • Please close unrelated programs and tabs in your browser.
  • This program is a Windows build only, please ensure you have the appropriate equipment to run it before downloading.
  • Please review graphics card requirements for your headset. If you are running less then a 1060 card, you may have issues playing the program


Medium (20 - 44 mins)


Participants are uncompensated

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