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Good morning wolflings,
This version is all about improving the Overwolf experience and applying some much needed bugs fixes.
We’re not calling you fat, we’re just saying you have a whole lot of pixels
For all of you high resolutioners, Maximize window mode now supports screens above full HD resolution, so we can Maximize Overwolf windows to fit your whole screen.
More on the way:
Game summary bonanza! Overwatch, World of tanks and Hearthstone gamers, look up! We have Game Summary coming your way, with recaps, highlights, and APM data.
See you on the other side of this version,
Happy 2017 everyone,
News from the performance front – our brave R&D team have upgraded our CEF version (Chromium Embedded Framework – the engine behind our platform), and that means across the board performance improvement. In short, our security is now tighter, our browser is faster, and our stability enhanced. R&D team, you rock.
We’ve also updated our browser and it’s now bookmarking and shooting shortcuts like crazy!
Here are the new shortcuts we’ve added for your in-game pleasure:
- Reload page – Ctrl + R
- Show/hide bookmarks bar – Ctrl + Shift + B
- Bookmark this page – Ctrl + D
- Redo text edit within an input textbox – Ctrl + Shift + Z
In the settings drop down menu:
- Show bookmarks bar – Ctrl + Shift + B
- Bookmark this page – Ctrl + D
That’s it for today folks. For any questions, feedback, issues or general holiday rant – we’re here for you, just drop us a comment below.
Live long and prosper
What’s up wolves?
Here we are with another AWESOME update, so… What have we got for you this time?
- Complete Rocket League Integration (!!!) - Overwolf can now utilize all game events and now offers support in the game summary, you can watch your video replays from every goal and assist. (while Replay Hud is installed)
- Other Bookmarks are now added into the browser’s taskbar, so you can now access even more bookmarks to your favorite websites with greater ease.
- We have improved video playback in all videos in the browser and Game Summary.
We have also made other bug fixes and performance improvements.
Thanks for stopping by and stay tuned for more.
Here’s a few improvements and fixes we have made.
End Game Summary
- Will now startup even faster after the end of a game session.
- We’ve also improved the Game Summary’s (GS) performance and it will now work even faster.
- Added the ability to stretch and form the GS window to any size you like.
We have also fixed issues with Tobii Eye Tracker when using it conjunction with the end game summary.
Thanks for reading folks!
Just stopping by to report on the new changes and fixes made in the 99.2 update.
Web Browser Improvements – We’ve added even more performance enhancements with the web browser as well as some aesthetic changes.
Ult Icon Removal – Since ult replay’s has been removed we have now removed the icon from the filtering area.
App Store improvements – We have improved the App Store animations when clicking on the app tabs as well as boosting its performance.
GIF Replay Performance fix – Changes have been made to gif replay system, it will not run if Replay HUD is installed.
Overwolf Brazil – Overwolf has now launched its new Brazilian website, all people accessing Overwolf from Brazil will now automatically be redirected to this new site.
Manual Update Window – If users choose to update Overwolf manually they will now be greeted with a new update utility window.
Dock button context menu – More Dock options are available when right clicking on an icon, this is to allow for a more customizable dock.
Did you watch all the goings’ons at Blizzcon 2016?
We sure have, and now after watching all of the new updates and announcements made, you may be wanting to play some awesome Blizzard games.
But it’s dangerous to go alone…. Take these apps with you!
HearthArena – bringing you the crazy helpful HearthArena website right in game! Enrich your Arena experience without the downside of having to do ANY typing Get advice from HearthArena’s groundbreaking algorithm and start tracking your arena runs and decks automatically.
DeckMate – Deckmate is your personal assistant in the world of hearthstone, it will aid you in tracking both you and your opponents deck, and keep you on top of your game.
WoW Character Info – Get every character’s information and stats instantly with WoW Character info, simply press Ctrl+F in-game, you can search for a character, see it’s gear, raid progress as well as PVP accomplishments, you can search any character you come across in-game or out by filling in their name, region and realm.
WoWHead Search – Tired of alt tabbing to search for that epic mount or for every piece of armor? Well WoWHead search is the app for you. Now you can visit WoWHead while never leaving the game.
WoW Talent Calculator – You know how your friends ask you about your talent spec and which glyphs you prefer, and when you name the abilities they should be using. – They look at you puzzled… Well now you don’t have to keep losing your hair! Just slap your spec and glyphs into the calculator and send them a link! All without having to even put your drink down.
Spawning Tool Build Adviser - Your new and most loyal Starcraft 2 build companion, all you need to do is pick a build from the most versatile build orders list offered that fits your play style, your build orders will then appear on your screen and will keep you informed of what you should build next.
Cooldown timers - will come to your aid and show you how long you have left before you can use your skills again.
Talent Stats – Check out in-game up-to-date talent statistics for every hero, sorted by popularity or win rate, see the most used and popular builds to improve your game! Browse community builds and save them for easier access, or simply create your own builds.
The new LoL update Riot has released has been causing issues with our ingame event triggers.
This issue has now been fixed so all will be functioning as normal.
Dear Ladies and Gents, We have a couple of performance improvements added in the new 99.1 Update and thought we’d share you the scoop!
Optimizing LoL ingame events - We have been working on performance improvements and now, we have upped the ante with the ingame death detection, as a result game performance will greatly increase.
Added LoL Champion level detection - We have now added champion level detection, this will be used by developers, who in the future will integrate this function into their apps and companions.
Other changes have been made to boost performance, as well as minor bug fixes.
Stay Classy, Kenny
Hey guys, here we are again with some cool new features added in the new update.
Web Browser Bookmark Folders – After the previous overhaul and update on the Web Browser, you can now edit bookmarks and add bookmark folders to personalize your browser even further.
Web Browser Popup fix – We have now addressed the pop up bug issue that people have been receiving while visiting certain websites that deliver popups in a certain manner, and now ads will be placed in another tab, This is however a temporary solution until we find a permanent solution.
Quick Undock/Uninstall – In the unlikely event you decide you want to uninstall one of Overwolf’s apps we have made it a whole lot easier. Simply click on the app page, click the little grey gear icon and select Uninstall or Undock - Undocking will remove the app from your Overwolf dock.
That’s it for now, but keep an eye on our blog for further updates about all things Overwolf!
Here we are again to drop you some Fantastic news!
So hold onto your seats.
DOTA 2 Game Summary support - We did it! We finally made it! And now DOTA 2 in-game events can be viewed in the game summary, so now you can finally save and rewind all your glorious kills as well as your shameful deaths! So go and try it out and let us know what you think.
DOTA 2 GIF Replay Support - In the event you haven’t downloaded Replay HUD you can now view your replays in the Game Summary in GIF form.
LoL Assist Events – When your match has finished the Game Summary will display all of your assists which is perfect for some after-game reflection.. Or just see how such a good team player you are!
Dock Drag 4K Fix - When the dock goes below screen boundaries as it was being dragged from a 4k screen to a 1080p screen it would suffer issues, this issue has now been fixed. We have also resolved some inaccurate dock positioning while dragging.
Work in progress
We have been hearing to a lot of player requests and are currently working towards the following:
Rocket League in-game events – capturing goals and saves will be re-playable and be integrated into the Game Summary.
LoL Garena – We are now working on fully supporting LoL Garena, the LoL client for South East Asia