Learn the latest news and tips related to Black Desert Online (2014). An MMORPG kept in a high-fantasy climate that features a fantastic world where the struggle for influence is fought between the two warring nations - Republic of Calpheon and Kingdom of Valencia. The bone of contention here are the so-called Black Stones whose main source is the Black Desert located in Valencia. These stones were discovered during the conflict that took place long before the in-game events and owe their value to the extraordinary capabilities allowing to integrate them with armor or weapons, thereby increase their overall power. In the course of the adventure, lead to battle one of the class representative, including a warrior, mage, or tamer (able to tame wild animals). From the third person perspective, embark to explore a vast world changing on a day and night cycle. This influence the NPC's behaviors as well as the different weather conditions prevailing in individual regions. You can travel the lands of Black Desert either on foot, a mount, or by a boat, and cooperate closely with other players to carry out tasks involving beating powerful bosses. All clashes are taking place in real time, while the mechanisms behind them depend more on our reflexes rather than the statistics of your character. So aim every blow, an arrow released from the bow or an offensive spell, carefully to perform instant evasions. On top of that, your attacks can be combined into spectacular combinations increasing the damage dealt. Additionally there is a number of side activities await you, such as alchemy, cooking, fishing, or devote yourself to take care of your own house. Black Desert Online was developed by the Pearl Abyss and Dae-Il Kim studios, and is available on PC and XBOX ONE.
Pearl Abyss is having a hard time satisfying the hardcore PvP crowd in their award-winning MMORPG Black Desert Online. Jae-hee Kim, executive producer of the game addresses some of the issues in his open letter to the players.
Black Desert is in quite a turmoil after recent balance changes but even that can't change the fact that its one of the most financially successful titles currently on the market.
Black Desert Online publisher for NA and EU region has recently announced over 700 accounts banned for various hacks after a community uproar. Is Kakao actually doing something or is it just a PR-stunt?
When Black Desert Online released Battle Royale mode in February some people thought that this is a beginning to the new era for MMORPG. As Shadow Arena has been shut down in 10th of April it might look like this era was not alive for long.