Add Your App

This section explains the flow you can use to Add your App using the now.gg Developer Portal. The entire process can be completed seamlessly by following the on-screen instructions.

Here are the steps to add, configure, and upload your app using the now.gg Developer Portal:

Add a new app

  • After logging in to the Developer Portal
  • Click on Add New App
  • Enter the requested details:
    • App Title
    • App Package name
  • Click on Create

Generate Credentials

Configure your app

Once your App has been created on the developer portal, you will be taken to the ‘Current Version’ section to configure and submit your app.

Here you can:

  • Provide relevant App Information
  • Select Regions where your app/game will be available
  • Add Description and Assets
  • Upload an APK

App Information

Use this section to add additional information about your app, such as:

  • Custom Domain, if your App will be hosted on a custom domain. (Optional)
  • Genre of your game.
  • Official Email Id associated with your app/game.
  • URL of your official website. (Optional)
  • Publisher name.
  • URL for Terms related to your app/game. (Optional)
  • URL for the Privacy Policy for your app/game. (Optional)

After you have entered the information, click on Save.

Timed Publishing

You can use this section to schedule an app release on now.gg and also sync your app release across multiple platforms.

To schedule a version release:

  • Set a release date.
  • Set a release time.

After you have entered the information, click on Save.

Note:

  • The time entered and shown is in UTC.
  • Leaving the fields blank will automatically publish the app after it has been approved.
  • If you schedule a release, the app may take additional time to be available on now.gg.

Regions

Use this section to choose the region(s) where your app/game will be available. You may choose from:

  • All Regions
  • India
  • South Korea
  • JapanAsia-Pacific (APAC)
  • Eastern Europe
  • Western Europe
  • North America
  • South America
  • Middle East (MEA)
  • Southeast Asia

After selecting your desired regions, Click on Save.

Note: 

  • You may choose to publish your app/game in ‘All Regions’ or select the specific region(s), depending on your preference.
  • You may expand the listed ‘Regions’ and select specific sub-regions/countries where you wish to publish your app/game.

Description and Assets

Use this section to add the app/game description and assets.

You can either:

  • Upload, or
  • Use Google Play Assets

Upload Your Assets

Start by writing a description of your app/game and upload the assets based on the specifications below.

  • General Game Assets:
    • Game Icon
      • Dimensions – 180 x 180px
      • Image format – .JPG, .JPEG, .PNG
      • Maximum size – 300 Kb
    • Game Logo
      • Dimensions – 550 x 300px
      • Image format – .JPG, .JPEG, .PNG
      • Maximum size – 300 Kb
    • Game Wallpaper
      • Dimensions – 1920 x 1080px
      • Image format – JPEG
      • Maximum size – 750 Kb
    • OG Image
      • Dimensions – 200 x 630px
      • Image format – JPEG
      • Maximum size – 500 Kb
    • Banner Video
      • Dimensions – 1920 x 1080px
      • Format – MP4
      • Maximum size – 10 Mb
  • Mobile App Page Banner:
    • Banner Image
      • Dimensions – 720 x 1280px
      • Image format – JPEG
      • Maximum size – 500 Kb
    • Banner Video
      • Dimensions – 720 x 1280px
      • Format – MP4
      • Maximum size -10 Mb
  • Click on Save

Use Google Play Assets

If your app/game is published on Google Play, you may use the same app/game description and assets with now.gg.

To do so:

  • Enter the Google Play Store URL for your game.
    now.gg google play assets import
  • Click on Save

Note: If you opt to use Google Play assets, we will automatically pick all your assets and description from the Google Play URL. You do not need to enter this information manually.

Add APK File

Use this section to add the APK file of your app/game.

You can either:

  • Upload APK, or
  • Provide your Google Play APK URL

Upload APK

To upload your APK file:

  • Enter the APK version
  • Enter the Version code
  • API Integration
    • Please select API(s) that you have integrated with your app. If not, you may skip this step.
      • Payments SDK
      • User Account Service
      • NFT Service
      • Rewarded Ads SDK
      • Optimize Cloud Storage
        • Once you select this option, add your APK source, and click on ‘Save’ (described below).
        • A ‘File Path’ tab will be enabled wherein you can define ‘Save File Paths’ and ‘Excluded File Paths’. Read more.
  • APK source file
    • Select File and click on ‘Pick file’ to upload the APK from your system,
      or
    • Select ‘Web URL’ to provide us with a Google Drive, Dropbox, or other cloud service link.
  • Click on Save

Note: You may upload just the APK or compress your APKs, OBB files, or bundles into a zip file and upload.

Important Information

  • The supported Android version of your APK should be Android 7 or lower.
  • The Android App Bundle (AAB) format is not supported.

Google Play APK URL

You can choose to use the APK of your app/game from Google Play Store.

To do this:

  • Please enter your Google Play APK URL
  • Click on Save.

Note: If you opt to use the Google Play APK URL, we will use the APK of your app from Google Play Store. You do not need to upload the APK manually.

Submit App

After you have provided all the required information and configured your app.

  • Click on the Submit App button on the top right corner.
  • Optionally, you can provide any additional information/comments.
  • Click on Submit
  • You can sit back and relax. Our team will send you a confirmation when everything is ready.

Cancel Submission

You can cancel your app submission to make any changes or to correct any information that may have been entered by mistake.

To do so:

  • Click on Cancel Submission on the top right corner of the status tab.
  • You may optionally provide additional information/comments.
  • Click on Yes to cancel the submission.

Note: You can cancel your submission only while we’re reviewing the app.

Want us to handle the APK?

We offer an alternative flow for this process, where we can configure your app for you. All you need to do is to email us at dev-support@now.gg. A representative will contact you to handle the APK upload.

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