theBlu: Whale Encounter

Created by Wevr


Experience the awe and wonder of the undersea with this Wevr original series and popular introduction to VR. theBlu: Whale Encounter transports audiences deep under the ocean, on to the deck of a sunken ship and face to face with the largest species on earth, an encounter which creates a sense of uncanny scale and unexpected empathy. This iconic simulation was directed by independent director Jake Rowell (Call Of Duty) with animation direction by Andy Jones, the Academy Award winning animation director of Avatar.

Cast & Crew

  • Director/Art Director: Jake Rowell
  • Animation Director: Andy Jones
  • Design Engineer: Ben Vance
  • Visual Engineer: Eyal Erez
  • Game Designer: Scott Stephan
  • Senior Artist: Nghia Lam
  • Technical Artist: Abril Martinez
  • Animator: Daniel Fiske
  • Audio Composer: Kevin Brough
  • Engineering Support: Scott Reeser
  • Production/Design Support: Ben Miller
  • Senior Producer: Max Geiger
  • Executive Producer: Neville Spiteri
  • Special Thanks: Valve, HTC, Wevr cofounders Neville Spiteri, Scott Yara, Anthony Batt



Now Available

Supported Platforms:

HTC Vive

Type of Experience:

Room Scale


0h 1m 53s