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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 notes245.1.0

gep_internal note

Data Example:




EventEvent DataFired WhenNotesSince GEP Ver.
match_startnullThe player’s champion diedSee notes245.1.0
match_endnullThe player’s champion diedSee notes245.1.0
knockoutnullThe player is knockoutSee notes245.1.0
deathnullThe player is deadSee notes245.1.0
respawnnullThe player respawnedSee notes245.1.0
revivenullThe player revivedSee notes245.1.0

match_start note

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match_end note

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knockout note

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death note

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respawn note

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revive note

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Info Updates

keyCategoryValuesNotesSince GEP Ver.
scenegame_infoThe name of the current scene.See notes245.1.0

scene note

List of possible values:

  • lobby
  • ingame

Data Example:



Info Updates

keyCategoryValuesNotesSince GEP Ver.
locationmatch_infolocal player locationSee notes245.2.0

location note

Data Example:

{"feature":"location","category":"match_info","key":"location","value":"{\"x\" : 231317,\"y\" : -337646,\"z\" : -1794}"}