WEVR (formerly known as WemoLab) is pioneering a virtual reality open platform to unlock content creation and publishing on VR/AR devices. Our team is comprised of repeat successful entrepreneurs, Academy Award winning creatives, and killer software engineers. WEVR developed theBluVR, a virtual ocean experience for launch of the Oculus|Samsung GearVR and the Valve|HTC Vive headsets. WEVR won best entertainment startup at SXSW Accelerator 2012.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Los Angeles, US
Founded
2010
Size (employees)
36 (est)+6%
Website
wevr.com
WEVR was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, US

WEVR Office Locations

WEVR has an office in Los Angeles
Los Angeles, US (HQ)
550 Rose Ave

WEVR Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2010

Total Funding

$38.3 m

Latest funding size

$25 m

Time since last funding

over 1 year

Investors

WEVR's latest funding round in February 2016 was reported to be $25 m. In total, WEVR has raised $38.3 m

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WEVR Online and Social Media Presence

WEVR News and Updates

Wevr’s virtual reality undersea adventure The Blu becomes a museum exhibit

Wevr said that its virtual reality experience, The Blu, will be displayed at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (NHMLA). The immersive adventure makes you feel like you are underwater, exploring the majesty of the ocean and its different habitats. You come face-to-face with some of the…

Wevr Transport launches premium subscription for virtual reality apps

Wevr is launching a premium subscription for virtual reality apps on its Transport platform. The subscription tier is timed to the release of Finding Your True Self from self-help guru Deepak Chopra, as well as Old Friend, a VR music video by Tyler Hurd. The latter premiered at the Tribeca Film Fest…

Tippett Studio releases Mad God stop-motion animation VR experience on Wevr

Phil Tippett’s mind has been creating creatures for generations, including the creatures in the Star Wars holochess scene and the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park. Now he’s created his own creature-filled stop-action animation film, Mad God, and it is coming on in virtual reality. Tippett Studio is announ…

Wevr’s Neville Spiteri tells devs how to choose the right VR platform

Neville Spiteri has been dreaming about VR for a long time, and his company Wevr was early with the high-end underwater exploration game, The Blu, for virtual reality fans. Released in episodic form, the Blu and its wonderful imagery of sea creatures helped consumers understand just how immersive VR…

Wevr CEO Neville Spiteri to explore the real opportunities in VR at GamesBeat 2016

Not many companies are creating amazing virtual reality games yet. That’s why we’re excited to have Neville Spiteri, the chief executive of Wevr, as a speaker at our GamesBeat 2016 event in Los Angeles next week. Spiteri’s company is working on numerous VR projects, including TheBlu, a cool ocean si…

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