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App Creation process

Overview

If you are a pro developer, and you have an idea for an app that will provide great value for gamers, you’ve come to the right place!

We believe that in order to create a truly valuable application, a meeting of the minds is required. You have a great app idea, and we provide the resources and insights needed to set you up for success and build your community. By collaborating during your creation process, we can support you much better and provide the feedback and expertise needed to create an awesome gaming app.

This website and our staff are here to support you through every step of the process - from polishing your initial concept to launching the finished product with a well built marketing campaign. We know that creating a great product takes a time and effort - let us save you some so you can focus on your concept itself.

Get inspired

Want to change how gamers play their favorite games? Have a cool idea for one of the games you love? Need a little inspiration to get started? Take a look at our app showcase! It’s the perfect place to check out awesome Overwolf apps, learn about their journey and get a clear direction for what you would like to build.

How does it work?

1. Pitch Your Concept

Once you're ready, talk to us about your app - starting is as easy as submitting an app proposal. We’ll take a look and share our feedback, thoughts and recommendations before you dive into development. If we're aligned and happy with the concept - we’ll provide you with everything you need to get your app out into our Appstore.

2. Build It - They Will Come

Concept approved? Let's go! Now it's time to start developing your app, and the real fun begins! Development can be challenging, but our product team is available for you to consult with in every step of the way. We will provide feedback for each feature and screen of your app, assist in getting extra resources or tools you might need, and make sure that other teams are aligned and ready to boost your app's success on release.

3. Publish

After development is complete and you are happy with your app, you will officially become a part of the Overwolf pack! We’ll publish your app to the Overwolf Appstore, promote it online, and do our best to communicate its value to gamers everywhere. This is when you can start sharing your app with the world and engage some gamers!

4. Promote

While Overwolf promotes all apps in both the appstore and the desktop client, you can have many more gamers join your community by actively promoting the app over social media, Youtube, Twitch or other channels. If your app is stable and the main challenge now is getting it out there, talk to us and our marketing team will figure out the best ways to boost your signal and bring new users in.
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Updates and Maintenance

Getting your app in the Appstore isn’t the end of the road. Once your app is live, you’ll want to drive more users to check it out. It’s vital to fix bugs and sometimes add new features to your app, to keep it up to date and in demand.

We can’t wait to see the awesome, innovative and game-changing apps you have in mind. Good luck!