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The Guardian Class Comes To "Black Desert Online" Next Week

The Guardian Class Comes To “Black Desert Online” Next Week

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games announced today that the new Guardian class in Black Desert Online will arrive in the game on January 22nd. The new class will be available for pre-creation so players that complete a questline in the pre-creation week can earn bonus in-game rewards. Like an exclusive horn the Guardian can use […]

Interview: Pearl Abyss Lead Producer Kwang Sam Kim For "Shadow Arena"

Interview: Pearl Abyss Lead Producer Kwang Sam Kim For “Shadow Arena”

While we were at G-Star 2019 last month, we got to play a demo of Shadow Arena, the upcoming battle royale game based on the MMORPG Black Desert. During our time at the event, we got to speak with Kwang Sam Kim, the Lead Producer for the game, about its development. As well as thoughts […]

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Pearl Abyss Introduces The Guardian Class Into “Black Desert Online”

Pearl Abyss has introduced a brand new class to Black Desert Online as players will now be able to take everyone on as the mighty Guardian. The character will be available on January 22nd with pre-registration being available on December 24th. This is essentially a badass woman fighter with a battleaxe that can wreck everything […]

"Black Desert Online" Kicks Off The "Holiday Of Fortunes"

“Black Desert Online” Kicks Off The “Holiday Of Fortunes”

Black Desert Online has officially jumped into the holiday spirit as Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss have launched the Holiday Of Fortunes event. Starting today until the end of the month, you’ll see several chances to get exclusive items and participate in various activities. Most of it is basically playful gift-giving stuff, no major special […]

"Black Desert Online" Revamps Classes With Succession Skills

“Black Desert Online” Revamps Classes With Succession Skills

Pearl Abyss has a bit of a surprise today for Black Desert Online players as they are revamping the classes with new Succession Skills. Starting on December 4th, sixteen classes will be getting Succession Skills that will enhance your ability to do more with your characters and add a new dimension of gameplay. Succession Skills […]

"Black Desert Online" Launches Crossover Event With "Berserk"

“Black Desert Online” Launches Crossover Event With “Berserk”

Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss announced today they have collaborated with Kentaru Muira (Studio Gaga) for a Berserk/Black Desert Online crossover. The event will take place starting today, November 20th, and run until December 6th. For that time you’ll be able to experience the grim fantasy of Berserk with new quests, bosses, and items in […]

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“Black Desert Online” Sets Sail For The “Great Expedition”

Pearl Abyss announced the latest addition coming to Black Desert Online for PC today as you’ll set sail for the Great Expedition. Basically, its time you got your sea legs as a character as you will head out onto the water, learn to man a boat, find new lands, work with the new Bartering system, […]

"Black Desert Online" Brings Back "Season Of The Hunt" Next Week

“Black Desert Online” Brings Back “Season Of The Hunt” Next Week

Pearl Abyss has announced this week that the Season Of The Hunt will return to Black Desert Online this year, kicking off on September 25th. We have the full list of events for you here as you’ll be able to take part in a couple of boost events, special challenges, drop events, and events tied […]

“Black Desert Online” Receives New Life Skill Mastery System

While the PS4 version of the game may have launched today, Black Desert Online for PC got its own update worth chatting about. Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games announced today that the game will be updated with a new Life Skill Mastery system. This is a long-awaited feature that will be rolled out over the […]

"Black Desert" On Xbox One Receives A Free Update

“Black Desert” On Xbox One Receives A Free Update

Pearl Abyss has added some new content into the Xbox One version of Black Desert this week with the Archer character class and the Kamasylvia region. You’ll also be able to pick up a new fairy companion, Laila, to help you out on your ways and adventures. The devs also announced that from August 15th-18th, Black Desert […]

Pearl Abyss Reveals PS4 Launch Date For "Black Desert"

“Black Desert” Kicks Off Their Open PS4 Beta Today

Pearl Abyss has officially kicked off the open beta for Black Desert on the PS4 today before the game launches in two weeks on August 22nd. The beta will run from August 9th-13th, allowing players to explore the open-world MMORPG as much as they’d like. And if they choose to buy the game later, all […]

"Black Desert Online" The Mysteries of Summer Event Returns

“Black Desert Online” The Mysteries of Summer Event Returns

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games announced that the popular Mysteries of Summer event has returned to Black Desert Online. Since last week’s update, players could follow 8 elemental-themed questlines to unravel the Mysteries of Summer and to get ready for this week’s brand-new 9th questline. Here, players will get to experience A Tale of a Fallen Kingdom that will conclude […]

Pearl Abyss Reveals PS4 Launch Date For "Black Desert"

“Black Desert” On PS4 Will Launch The Beta On August 9th

Good news for PS4 fans as the beta for Black Desert will be coming to the console on August 9th, giving players a chance to test it out before launch. You can sign up for the beta at this link as it will launch on August 9th at Midnight PDT and conclude at the same […]

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“Black Desert” Releases The New Ninja Class Today

Pearl Abyss has officially brought out the Ninja character class to Black Desert today, along with some new skills and features to the console version. This is like having a monk character with a bit more stealth on your side as you can hide in plain sight and strike quickly, while also debuffing your targets. […]

"Black Desert Online" Reveals a New Class and Heidel Ball Event

The “Black Desert” Shai Character Class Will Go Live on June 26th

Next week, Black Desert and Black Desert Online will be getting the Shai character class as it will go live on the servers starting June 26th. To mark the occasion, Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games are throwing a couple of events for players to get people in on the action early. First, PC users who […]

“Black Desert Online” to Hit PlayStation 4 This Year

“Black Desert Online” to Hit PlayStation 4 This Year

During their second annual Into the Abyss event, Pearl Abyss revealed that Black Desert is coming to PlayStation 4 in 2019. And pre-orders will start on July 2nd, 2019. Pre-order bonuses include early access to the full game and in-game rewards. Black Desert has been downloaded over 20 million times across the PC, Xbox One, […]

Black Desert Is Going Through An Awakening Update This Morning

Black Desert Is Going Through An Awakening Update This Morning

Pearl Abyss has announced this morning that the Awakening content update for Black Desert on Xbox One is now available for all ten character classes. Basically, all of them have been imbued with the ability to be “awakened” with permanent boosts to their combat prowess which gives them new skills, abilities, and weapons. You have […]

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Black Desert Reveals The Ultimate Weapon With The Star’s End Update

Pearl Abyss revealed new details about the upcoming Star’s End update for Black Desert Online, including the ultimate weapon on the way called Blackstar. The sword looks mighty impressive, perhaps a little on the SoulCalibur side of things, but still impressive. While looking ahead to the future, it should also be noted that the current expansion, […]

Black Desert Online adds the Black Spirits Rage Mechanic

Black Desert Online Updates Black Spirit’s Rage with Two New Feaures

Black Desert Online has been updated to add two new features to Black Spirit’s Rage that players engaged in combat can take advantage of along with a new voting event that comes with some fancy rewards. Starting this week, Adventurers can add more variety and efficiency to their fighting techniques as new skill enhancement options are […]

Black Desert Online is Getting More Doom in Latest Update

Last week, Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss released info about the next set of updates to Black Desert Online, and this week we’re seeing the fist of them arrive. Specifically in the form of Doom the Dream Horse, all firey and only accepting of the best riders the game has to offer. According to the […]