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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.
steam_idgame_infoThe local player steam ID.See notes244.3
scenegame_infoThe current sceneSee notes247.1

steam_id note

Data Example:


scene note

Possible values:

  • lobby
  • ingame
  • death
  • summary

Data Example:




EventEvent DataFired WhenNotesSince GEP Ver.
match_startnullRound startsSee notes247.1
match_endnullRound endsSee notes247.1
eliminationnumber of eliminationsAn opponent is eliminated by a team memberSee notes247.1
deathnullThe local player diedSee notes247.1

match_start note

Data Example:


match_end note

Data Example:


elimination note

Data Example:


death note

Data Example: