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Please read the documentation page to learn how to use Overwolf game events.

Sample Apps

Available Features

Game events status

It's highly recommended to communicate errors and warnings to your app users. Check current game event status here or easily check game event status from your app using our API.


Info Updates

keyCategoryValuesNotesSince GEP Ver.
gep_internalgep_internalLocal + Public version numberSee notes143.0

gep_internal note

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Info Updates

keyCategoryValuesNotesSince GEP Ver.
scenegame_infoThe current sceneSee notes254.1

scene note

Possible values:

  • lobby
  • ingame
  • death
  • summary

Data Example:




EventEvent DataFired WhenNotesSince GEP Ver.
match_startnullThe match startsSee notes254.1
match_endnullThe match endsSee notes254.1
eliminationnumber of eliminationsAn opponent is eliminated by a team memberSee notes254.1
deathnullThe local player diedSee notes254.1
match_outcomenullThe final match outcomeSee notes254.1

match_start note

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match_end note

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elimination note

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death note

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match_outcome note

Possible values:

  • victory
  • defeat

Data Example: