Black Desert Online’s Soundtrack to be Remastered by European Orchestras

Today PearlAbyss announced that it is revamping their score for Black Desert Online to replace the original MIDI soundtrack with orchestrated music. The new score has been re-arranged by Hui Man Ryu, Black Desert Online’s original composer who is regarded as one of the most popular music directors within the Korean video game industry. He is also very well known for his work on rhythm game classics such as EZ2DJ and DJMAX and is better known to gaming fans as CROOVE. Currently, 40 out of 240 themes are being remastered…

BLlack Desert Online Kamasylvia Expansion launches on September 27

Today PearlAbyss and Kakao Games announced that the long awaited Kamasylvia Expansion will be launched on Wednesday, September 27 after that week’s maintenance cycle. Kamasylvia is an expansion that will be rolled out in two parts, with the second part arriving very soon. Kamasylvia will be offered at no additional cost and hosts exciting new PvE content that continues the game’s narrative. New story quests and side missions will explore the background of the region’s native classes, such as the Ranger and Dark Knight, and their relation to the legendary…

Spanish to be added to Black Desert Online

Kakao Games and PearlAbyss today announced that the Western version of Black Desert Online will be updated with Spanish localization. Black Desert Online is currently offered in English, German and French but there has always been a demand for additional language support. The Spanish localization is already underway and Kakao’s localization department and community team are hiring additional staff to speed up the process. In the near future, the customer support department will also be expanded with native speaking GM’s to provide service in Spanish. Both companies believe that the…

 BLACK DESERT ONLINE INTRODUCES SAVAGE RIFT

Today, Kakao Games and PearlAbyss have announced that Black Desert Online will be updated tomorrow with a new defence mode that will enthuse adventurers across the world. Savage Rift is a defence game where players will stand back to back with their team members to protect the Sealed Tower from swarms of evil forces. Players will need to fend off dangerous hordes of monsters and work together to survive the 25 waves, which will gradually become more fierce and challenging. Groups from 8 to 10 people are needed for the…

BLACK DESERT’S MYSTIC CLASS GETS NEW TEASER TRAILER

Kakao Games and PearlAbyss today have revealed a brand new teaser trailer that features the recently announced Mystic class. From the trailer it becomes clear that she is a martial arts expert, much like the already available Striker class, who was introduced to the game in May. Lore The Mystic came from a small village in Calpheon that was devastated during the war. She felt abandoned and lost the will to live. One day, a wise martial arts master appeared and took care of her and showed her a spark…

MYSTIC CLASS IS COMING TO BLACK DESERT ONLINE

Kakao Games and PearlAbyss today announced that Black Desert Online will be welcoming a new female class. The new Mystic class will first make her first appearance on Black Desert Online’s Korean service and will be released soon to other regions. More in-depth information and a video about this exciting new character will be revealed next week. For the remainder of 2017, PearlAbyss is preparing a host of exciting free updates that will keep adventurers engaged. After releasing the Striker class and its awakening, the recent Shultz Guard Station and…

Striker Class Awakening Live Today in Black Desert Online

Kakao Games and PearlAbyss today announced that the Striker class, which joined Black Desert Online’s roster last month, will have its Awakening weapon and skills available after the scheduled maintenance today, June 21. The Striker reaches a new level of mastery over the martial arts, gaining access to a wider range of close-ranged techniques. With this latest Awakening, Strikers level 56 and above will be able to use the Gardbrace weapon, famed for its ability to temporarily produce a copy of its wielder and double the onslaught of attacks in…

Black Desert Announced for Xbox One X at E3

At the Xbox E3 2017 Briefing PearlAbyss announced their plan to bring their award-winning MMORPG Black Desert to Xbox One. The game will be available in Q1 2018 across the Xbox One family of devices, which includes Xbox One X, Xbox One S and Xbox One. Although Black Desert was originally developed for PC, the community said it would make a good console game due its outstanding graphics, controls, and full support for gamepads. Due to these aspects, many players constantly requested a console version of Black Desert, as its…

Black Desert Online launches on Steam

Kakao Games and PearlAbyss announced today that multiple award-winning MMORPG Black Desert Online is out now on Steam in North America and Europe. Players who order Black Desert Online between today and the 31st of May 17:00 UTC will save 40% on the game, regardless of gamepass and/or chosen DLC. The sale is available on Steam as well as blackdesertonline.com. Buy Black Desert Online on Steam A new trailer that was released on YouTube today shows off Black Desert Online’s beautifully designed open world, skill-based combat system, engaging life skills,…

Black Desert Online Welcomes New Striker Class on May 24

Kakao Games and PearlAbyss announced today that the recently announced Striker class will be introduced to Black Desert Online on May 24. Along with the Steam launch that is planned on the same day, the newly revealed Striker class will join Black Desert Online’s roster, bringing the total number of playable classes to 14. The Striker’s combat style combines both classic martial arts as well as popular street-fight techniques. Employing precise footwork, he fights bare-handed to overcome his foes. Watch the Striker chain kicks, uppercuts, and grappling moves in a…