Beth Beinke-Schwartz

Level Designer and World Builder

The Digital Portfolio of Beth Beinke

About Me

I am a level designer and builder of worlds with a passion for expressing narratives to the player through engaging gameplay spaces, encounters, and environments.


Credited Games

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered
DOOM (2016)
Bioshock Infinite
Bioshock Infinite: Clash in the Clouds
Bioshock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 1
Bioshock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode 2
Shoot Many Robots
Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria

Skills and Proficiencies


Unreal Engine, Radiant Engine, World Editor (Turbine), Max/Maya, Photoshop/Illustrator

Level Design:

Level design, narrative design, encounter/combat design, scripting, multiplayer and single-player encounters, optimization

Speaking Engagements

- "Player-Focused Level Creation” (AAUGA Austin '16)
- "Career Advancement Round Table" (TWIG Conference '16)
- "What is Level Design?" (Game Worlds '15, '16)
- "Intro to Level Design" (Girls Who Code '15)
- "How to Garner and Apply Design Feedback" (Video Game Makers Unite! '15)
- "Overcoming Impostor Syndrome" (IGDA Austin Microtalks '15)
- "Women in Game Dev: What Your Future Can Look Like" (Austin Community College '14)
- "Designing Levels and Finding Inspiration" (MIT '14)