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ABOUT BEYOND
What 
We 
Do 
Beyond 
creates 
Branded 
Games 
within 
Fortnite. 
We 
bring 
our 
clients’ 
ideas 
to 
life 
using 
the 
powerful 
Fortnite 
Creative 
platform. We 
also 
facilitate 
Branded 
Integrations 
to 
allow 
brands 
to 
have 
their 
branded 
experiences 
exposed 
in 
the 
platform's 
most 
successful 
games. 
Meet The Team
Kasper Weber
Kasper Weber
CEO & Co-Founder
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Kasper is a former Fortnite content creator and is recognized as one of the most featured Fortnite Creative developers. He now brings immersive brand-partnership experiences to life using Fortnite Creative.
Liam McMahon
Liam McMahon
Lead Artist & Co-Founder
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Driven by perfection, MakaMakes' eye for architecture has made him one of the most well-known creators within the Fortnite Creative community. This has helped him build a Fortnite Creative YouTube Channel with more than 120,000 followers!
Thomas Hall
Thomas Hall
Lead Developer & Co-Founder
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Thomas is constantly pushing the limits of the games he plays. He has a deep understanding of game mechanics and a passion for gameplay that makes him a true master of his craft.
Eoin 'Fehok' Timlin
Eoin 'Fehok' Timlin
Programmer & Producer
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Meet Eoin, our talented Programmer and Producer. With a passion for coding and a natural flair for leadership, Eoin plays a crucial role in our team. From writing code to managing projects, Eoin's expertise ensures seamless development processes and successful project deliveries.
Erik Elmers
Erik Elmers
Lead Artist & Creative Director
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With years of experience designing in UGC experiences, Erik was one of 16 creators flown out be Epic to participate in Game Jam Hollywood and has since seen great recognition from his artistic builds. Erik now leads artistic direction on branded experience.
Bart 'Legal Eagle' Gorissen
Bart 'Legal Eagle' Gorissen
Head of Legal & Business Affairs
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With his talent for creative deal-making, strategic thinking, and a solutions-oriented mindset Bart is now spreading his wings across everything Fortnite and brand activation as our Chief Legal Eagle. Being a qualified yoga teacher, he will also nurture the team to occasionally put the headsets down, lean back, and rest & digest.
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Margaret Harris
Chief Financial Officer
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As an experienced CFO with years of experience in financial management, Mags plays a critical role in ensuring the financial health and stability of our company. With her exceptional strategic and analytical skills, she provides valuable insights and recommendations enabling us to make informed decisions which drives further growth to Beyond.
Matthew Horsman
Matthew Horsman
Head of Studio
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Introducing Matthew, our Head of Studio with over 20 years of knowledge and experience in the video game industry. His upbeat personality (and 700+ wins in Fortnite) allows him to support and lead the creative developers at Beyond ensuring smooth production and that our projects are well organized and delivered in a timely manner.
Gabriel 'Gabocapo' Nogueira
Gabriel 'Gabocapo' Nogueira
Environment Artist
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Gabriel is an outstanding addition to Beyond, with his amazing eye for 3D-modelling he's an artist who excels. His attention to detail is remarkable and he always goes the extra mile for every project.
Daniel 'Kurmay' Peta
Daniel 'Kurmay' Peta
Environment Artist
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Kurma is an aspiring and talented artist in Fortnite Creative. He has seen his artistic creations featured by Epic Games multiple times and worked with Beyond Creative on multiple projects.
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PONZIP
Trailer & Video Editor
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Producing and capturing outstanding video content for Beyond experiences!
Paulo Corona
Paulo Corona
3D Environment Artist
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Paulo is an experienced 3D Environment Artist with a background in animation and a self-taught talent in Unreal Engine. His passion for Fortnite and dedication to his craft make him an excellent addition to our team at Beyond.
Onni Li
Onni Li
3D-Generalist
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Onni is a skilled 3D Generalist with a wide range of artistic and technical expertise, specializing in creating visually captivating experiences using the power of 3D graphics and animation
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Carol Jepson
Operations Manager
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Meet Carol Jepson, Beyond's Operations Manager. Carol brings a wealth of experience to our team and has a proven track record of growing businesses from start-up to acquisition. Her strategic vision and attention to detail are set to drive efficiency in our daily operations
Sean
Sean Harris
Gameplay Programmer
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Sean is a talented programmer who brings a deep understanding of coding and Unreal Engine to our game studio. With his passion for game development, Sean leverages his expertise and utilizes Verse to take our games and experiences to a whole new level.
Leah McAree
Leah McAree
Office Coordinator
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Meet Leah, our indispensable Office Coordinator. With a keen eye for detail, she effortlessly manages office operations and supports the team with seamless efficiency. From schedules to supplies, Leah's dedication keeps everything running like clockwork.
Mihai
Mihai Marica
Experienced Producer
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With a rich background in game production and an impressive knack for feature design, Mihai seamlessly blends analytical prowess with creative flair. Having been instrumental in overseeing live operations and delivering key features for AAA games in the past, he possesses a holistic understanding of the game development process.
Jess Ryan
Programmer
Jess is a skilled programmer fueled by a passion for game development. With expertise in Fortnite device logic and programming, particularly in Javascript, she utilizes Verse to take our games to the next level.
Simon King
QA Lead
Introducing Simon, our Lead QA with 10 years’ experience working on 12 AAA game releases. His passion and knowledge for games helps him lead our testing team to help ensure high quality experience for all to enjoy.
Francesco Mazzega
3D Artist
One of Beyond's skilled 3D artists. With a keen eye for detail, Francesco brings creativity and precision to every step of the 3D process from modelling and rendering to texturing props and environments.
Andy Dowley
Talent Acquisition Lead
Andy joins the ranks as our Talent Acquisition Lead. With a background in gamedev from Rebellion, People Can Fly, World Makers, NVIDIA, and TakeTwo/Zynga, he is really excited to bring what he has learnt to Beyond Creative. When he's not at work he can be found on long dog walks, singing songs with his wife, or playing with his two young boys. Andy also has ADHD, so his list of other hobbies is too long to include...
Robyn Kirk
3D Environment Artist
Robyn is a 3D Environment artist with a background in Film and Games fuelled by a love of stylized work, who enjoys bringing dreams to life with game experiences. She specializes in architecture kits with a good eye for the little details that bring it all together. After work you'll find her playing Pokemon or crafting something, more than likely with anywhere from 1 to 4 cats trying to 'help' her and the occasional dog joining in too.
Greg Taylor
QA Tester
Meet Greg, a seasoned professional with over a decade of experience in Quality Assurance. Driven by his profound knowledge of testing methodologies and passion for games, he pushes the boundaries of quality. In our collaborative environment, he seamlessly blends his hardworking nature with meticulous attention to detail, ensuring that every aspect meets the highest standard.
Jordan McCormack
QA Tester
Jordan is a QA Tester based in Nottingham, England. They have 3 years of games industry experience and completed a Games Design course at University before that. His love for games and his analytical mindset means he excels at identifying bugs and issues so that our games are fun for everyone. In his free time, he loves to watch F1 and read comic books
James Wooldridge
Cinematic Artist
James is an experienced Cinematic Artist with over 3 years in the industry working across multiple AAA titles, contributing his artistic vision to create immersive cinematic experiences. With a background in Motion Graphics and Film, he is excited to transition his expertise to UEFN and further his craft alongside Beyond.
Alex Gray
Senior Animator
With a passion for creativity, Alex is a seasoned 3D animator who breathes life into characters and environments through his exceptional animation skills. With a rich background of 5 years in animation, including contributions to the renowned game Fall Guys and collaboration within the Labs team for UEFN, Alex plays a pivotal role in bringing gaming experiences to vibrant life.
Chisom Ogbonna
Programmer
A proficient gameplay programmer boasting experience with industry-standard tools such as Unreal Engine, Unity Engine, Construct 3, and more. Fueled by a passion for gaming, Chisom has ventured into mastering the art of game creation, ultimately becoming a valuable member of an extraordinary team.
Leti Saponaro
Producer
Meet Leti, our creative producer. With a versatile skill set spanning TV, web, and social advertisement, as well as expertise in brand identity, 2D/3D animation and gaming, Leti is a driving force in the realm of multimedia.
Joe Burt
Experienced Artist
An experienced 3D environment artist with multiple years in the industry. With up-to-date knowledge of the latest tools, tricks and workflows, he is always eager to further advance his skillset whilst crafting detailed immersive worlds.
CJ
Lead Artist
An experienced 3D artist with a quarter-century tenure in the industry, he has contributed to numerous major AAA games over the past two decades. His wealth of experience is a valuable asset to Beyond Creative!
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Unreal Fest 2023
Beyond invited the entire company to attend Unreal Fest 2023. This led to an incredibly insightful, fun and memorable experience!
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Fortnite Creative World Cup 2019
Epic Games flew out a total of 16 creators to build games for the 2019 Fortnite Creative World Cup in New York.
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Beyond Holiday 2022: Marbella
Beyond members flew out to Marbella for one week of fun and relaxation. Together, we lived in an incredible house and shared some unforgettable experiences.
Digiday
via Digiday
September 20th, 2021
How a prominent streamer plans to make the metaverse marketing ecosystem more accessible to marketers
Although Hassan contributed mechanical building advice for the Hondaverse activation, the bulk of actual development for that experience was done by the independent Fortnite studio BeyondCreative.
Digiday
via Digiday
August 24th, 2023
Why Epic Games is encouraging brands ranging from 7-Eleven to Coachella to activate inside Fortnite Creative
At the same time, brands’ involvement in “Fortnite Creative” is exploded — anecdotally, at least. Kasper Weber, the CEO of the “Fortnite Creative” studio Beyond Creative, said that his team has recently doubled to 20 full-time employees as the depth of his company’s work with brands has increased over the past year.
Digiday
via Digiday
August 2nd, 2023
How Ralph Lauren’s ‘phygital’ boot sale in Fortnite shows benefits — and limits — of virtual commerce
To support the boot sale, Ralph Lauren is also opening a custom-branded “Fortnite” experience named “Race to Greatness by Polo Ralph Lauren.” Designed in Unreal Editor for Fortnite by the development studio Beyond Creative, the virtual island includes a range of fun locations based on Ralph Lauren runway shows and other intellectual properties, but the boot is a focal point.
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June 9th, 2022
Epic Games' Unreal Engine teams up with Timberland to marry fashion design and Fortnite
Meta Design Workshop: Footwear innovators from Timberland’s Advanced Concepts & Energy (ACE) team, ConceptKicks and Construct: 10061 paired up with digital innovators from Fortnite creative studio BeyondCreative for a design workshop and build that took place entirely in the virtual Timberland Design Lab in Fortnite.
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September 28th, 2022
Digital fashion: from concept to consumer at Timberland
Built in Fortnite Creative, the virtual space features a digital recreation of THE SHED. Footwear innovators from Timberland’s Advanced Concepts & Energy (ACE) team, CONCEPTKICKS and CONSTRUCT: 10061 paired up with digital innovators from BeyondCreative for a design workshop and build that took place entirely in this virtual design lab.
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March 7th, 2023
Forbes 30 Under 30: Sports & Games
Kasper Weber, Liam McMahon and Thomas Hall run Beyond Creative, a game studio that uses the Fortnite Creative platform as its canvas to make new games and experiences for brands. The company has worked with the NFL, NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo and NFL star Patrick Mahomes, plus brand collaborations with Timex, Chipotle, Timberland and Armani Code perfume.
The Verge
via The Verge
June 27th, 2022
Fortnite creators are making studios to build ambitious — and branded — worlds
“The fact that I can build games now with a team of almost 10, and we all do it for a living, I think that’s pretty impressive,” Kasper Weber, a Fortnite creator, said in an interview with The Verge. “I don’t think my parents would ever think that would be a thing.”
Digiday
via Digiday
September 20th, 2021
How a prominent streamer plans to make the metaverse marketing ecosystem more accessible to marketers
Although Hassan contributed mechanical building advice for the Hondaverse activation, the bulk of actual development for that experience was done by the independent Fortnite studio BeyondCreative.
Digiday
via Digiday
August 24th, 2023
Why Epic Games is encouraging brands ranging from 7-Eleven to Coachella to activate inside Fortnite Creative
At the same time, brands’ involvement in “Fortnite Creative” is exploded — anecdotally, at least. Kasper Weber, the CEO of the “Fortnite Creative” studio Beyond Creative, said that his team has recently doubled to 20 full-time employees as the depth of his company’s work with brands has increased over the past year.
Digiday
via Digiday
August 2nd, 2023
How Ralph Lauren’s ‘phygital’ boot sale in Fortnite shows benefits — and limits — of virtual commerce
To support the boot sale, Ralph Lauren is also opening a custom-branded “Fortnite” experience named “Race to Greatness by Polo Ralph Lauren.” Designed in Unreal Editor for Fortnite by the development studio Beyond Creative, the virtual island includes a range of fun locations based on Ralph Lauren runway shows and other intellectual properties, but the boot is a focal point.
VentureBeat
via VentureBeat
June 9th, 2022
Epic Games' Unreal Engine teams up with Timberland to marry fashion design and Fortnite
Meta Design Workshop: Footwear innovators from Timberland’s Advanced Concepts & Energy (ACE) team, ConceptKicks and Construct: 10061 paired up with digital innovators from Fortnite creative studio BeyondCreative for a design workshop and build that took place entirely in the virtual Timberland Design Lab in Fortnite.
Unreal Engine
via Unreal Engine
September 28th, 2022
Digital fashion: from concept to consumer at Timberland
Built in Fortnite Creative, the virtual space features a digital recreation of THE SHED. Footwear innovators from Timberland’s Advanced Concepts & Energy (ACE) team, CONCEPTKICKS and CONSTRUCT: 10061 paired up with digital innovators from BeyondCreative for a design workshop and build that took place entirely in this virtual design lab.
Forbes Logo
via Forbes
March 7th, 2023
Forbes 30 Under 30: Sports & Games
Kasper Weber, Liam McMahon and Thomas Hall run Beyond Creative, a game studio that uses the Fortnite Creative platform as its canvas to make new games and experiences for brands. The company has worked with the NFL, NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo and NFL star Patrick Mahomes, plus brand collaborations with Timex, Chipotle, Timberland and Armani Code perfume.
The Verge
via The Verge
June 27th, 2022
Fortnite creators are making studios to build ambitious — and branded — worlds
“The fact that I can build games now with a team of almost 10, and we all do it for a living, I think that’s pretty impressive,” Kasper Weber, a Fortnite creator, said in an interview with The Verge. “I don’t think my parents would ever think that would be a thing.”
Digiday
via Digiday
September 20th, 2021
How a prominent streamer plans to make the metaverse marketing ecosystem more accessible to marketers
Although Hassan contributed mechanical building advice for the Hondaverse activation, the bulk of actual development for that experience was done by the independent Fortnite studio BeyondCreative.
Digiday
via Digiday
August 24th, 2023
Why Epic Games is encouraging brands ranging from 7-Eleven to Coachella to activate inside Fortnite Creative
At the same time, brands’ involvement in “Fortnite Creative” is exploded — anecdotally, at least. Kasper Weber, the CEO of the “Fortnite Creative” studio Beyond Creative, said that his team has recently doubled to 20 full-time employees as the depth of his company’s work with brands has increased over the past year.
Digiday
via Digiday
August 2nd, 2023
How Ralph Lauren’s ‘phygital’ boot sale in Fortnite shows benefits — and limits — of virtual commerce
To support the boot sale, Ralph Lauren is also opening a custom-branded “Fortnite” experience named “Race to Greatness by Polo Ralph Lauren.” Designed in Unreal Editor for Fortnite by the development studio Beyond Creative, the virtual island includes a range of fun locations based on Ralph Lauren runway shows and other intellectual properties, but the boot is a focal point.