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Black Desert Online has announced that it will relocate its North American servers to the Central U.S. This move, scheduled for May 22, 2024, is intended to improve latency issues for a large segment of its player base. The decision was finalized after a series of tests and a combat playtest with North American players. …

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Black Desert Online has updated its Life Skills feature, transitioning from character-based to family-based levels. This change enables all characters within a player’s Family to share the benefits and effects of Life Skills, which previously required independent development for each character. The update includes popular skills such as Sprint, Forest Rush, and BreezySail, which are …

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In a strategic move to reinvigorate its player base, Pearl Abyss has rolled out the “Black Pearl Return” campaign for Black Desert Mobile, introducing an array of incentives aimed at welcoming back former players. The campaign, which started on April 2 and is set to run until April 30, 2024, features the unveiling of a …

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Pearl Abyss has shared insights into their upcoming expansion, “Land of the Morning Light: Seoul,” through a Developer Commentary video. The 20-minute video covered a range of topics including new game features, spring outfits, additional playable instruments, and enhancements to the game’s soundtrack. Jesse Joo, the head of game design for Black Desert at Pearl …

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Pearl Abyss has announced a significant update to Black Desert Mobile. This update sees the introduction of the Drakania Awakening class, named ‘Letanas.’ Featuring the ability to utilize dragon wings for aerial combat, Letanas offers players a novel approach to battles in the game. Letanas, a female warrior class equipped with wings, provides players with …

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The Black Desert Console community sees the arrival of the ‘Scholar’, a new class launched by Pearl Abyss in their latest game update. This class, available for players on both PlayStation and Xbox, features unique combat abilities centered around the use of hammers and gravity manipulation. The ‘Scholar’ joins as the 27th class in Black …

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Pearl Abyss, the Korean gaming giant, announced a significant achievement for Black Desert Online on its eight-year anniversary for PC, boasting over 55 million registered players worldwide and generating an impressive 3 trillion Korean won (approximately US$ 2.2 billion) in revenue since its initial launch in Korea in 2014. To mark the occasion, Pearl Abyss …

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Pearl Abyss, the developer behind Black Desert Online, has completed the War of the Roses pre-season, a significant 300vs300 PvP faction war event. This development was followed by the release of a new 15v15 Guild League for Guild versus Guild battles. Additionally, an extensive update for Black Desert Mobile was launched, introducing a new system …

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Celebrating a significant milestone, Black Desert Mobile (BDM) announced a series of in-game and community events to commemorate 1,500 days of service. The celebration includes various events, community activities, and an array of free rewards for its players. In-Game Events Galore These events offer an exciting opportunity for both new and veteran players to engage …

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In a recent turn of events, Pearl Abyss, the developer behind the popular MMORPG Black Desert Online, is facing criticism for allegedly banning streamers without proper evidence and relying on public opinion. The controversy arose when a top Korean streamer known as the “Red Dragon” was permanently banned from the game for suspected macroing. The …

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Land of the Morning Light Expansion and a Revamped Season Server Experience Await Players Korean developer and publisher Pearl Abyss has revealed sweeping updates for its two highly popular MMORPG titles, Black Desert Mobile and Black Desert Online. These updates promise to revitalize gameplay and offer a slew of new content for both new and …

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Pearl Abyss announced today two distinct events for its popular MMORPG, Black Desert Online (PC) and Black Desert Console (PlayStation), to engage and reward its dedicated player base. Black Desert Online Unveils New Territory and Challenges Starting immediately, Black Desert Online PC players can embark on an adventurous journey into a brand new territory called …

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