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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.
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
Hey guys! We have made some updates and bug fixes, you peeps should probably check it out.
Rocket League Game Events – Overwolf now recognizes in-game events such as Goals, Assists and many more, here’s a full list. These events can be used for developing new apps, and for use in Replay HUD and the Game Summary, stay tuned for more to come!
Web Browser update – you can now click on links that open a popup window.
Tray menu not working on startup - A few of our users reported that when they tried to boot their PC they were unable to open Overwolf from the tray icon, this issue has been fixed.
Excluded LoL champions – Replay HUD should not capture ults of certain champions in League of Legends (Champions who can frequently use the Ult R Key such as Teemo). We have fixed a bug that caused unnecessary captures
Temporary Performance fix- Due to a performance issue some users have been experiencing, we decided to reduce the size of the Game Summary window. In order to improve stability we have also disabled the maximize button. This is only a temporary fix and we are currently working on improving the Game Summary’s performance.
Overlay fail fallback – If the overlay has any errors it will now automatically fall back on other techniques to ensure that the overlay will run without fail.
Getting tired of the same old announcers? And want to spice things up and have a bit more fun?
Then be sure to download Killer Voices and add some personality and hilarity to your games.
There are lots of voice packs available from the get-go such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, The Simpsons, Team Fortress 2 as well as Quake and many MANY more on the way.
The app is currently compatible with League of Legends, Counter Strike Global Offensive and will support DOTA 2 and Overwatch among many others to be added in the near future.
So without further a mention, check out killer voices here, be sure to download it and give it a try! Check out Killer Voices in action in the video below!
Thanks for viewing guys!