The d.school's Media Experiments team has been busy on a number of different projects, among them a human-centered approach to designing story for virtual reality audiences. The project was overseen from our end by Media Experiments Project Lead Tran Ha and featured designers Katy Newton and Karin Soukup as media designers. The project lead to a number of valuable insights around audience experience (AX) design for virtual reality storytellers, which they chronicle over on Medium.
Here's the question at the heart of their work:
We highly encourage you to continue reading through their entire piece over on Medium, "The Storyteller’s Guide to the Virtual Reality Audience". Also, make sure you get all the way down to the end for a great list of collaborators well beyond Tran here at the d.school. It's a great example of how strong, radical collaboration can lead to valuable learning in a still-growing space.