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

Sample Apps

Available Features

Game event status

It is highly recommended to communicate errors and warnings to app users.

Check the current game event status here. Alternately, you can easily check that status from your app itself, using our API.


Info Updates

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

gep_internal note

Data Example:




EventEvent DataFired WhenNotesSince GEP Ver.
match_startIn the beginning of each matchSee notes235.0
match_endAt the end of each matchSee notes235.0

match_start note

Data Example:


match_end note

Data Example:



Info Updates

keyCategoryValuesNotesSince GEP Ver.
locationmatch_infoplayer locationSee notes235.0
planet_namematch_infocurrent planet nameSee notes239.0

location note

Data Example:

{"feature":"location","category":"match_info","key":"location","value":"{\"x\" : -6.3775,\"y\" : 9.1187,\"z\" : 0.9910}"}

planet_name note

Data Example:

{"feature": "location", "category": "match_info", "key": "planet_name", "data": "Vesta"}