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 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…

Gigantic Ocean Boss “Vell” and new Striker class announced for Black Desert Online

During a live stream on Twitch today, PearlAbyss announced exciting new content for their award-winning MMORPG, Black Desert Online. The first being “Vell”, a fearsome, gigantic sea monster that lurks beneath the waves of the recently added Margoria region. This massive beast is as large as a city and players will need to work together to have a chance in slaying it. BLACK RAPTURED DIMENSION In this brand new mode, adventurers must use their strength, weapons and skills to defend the island from waves of attacking monsters. In this defense…

Dark Knight Awakening coming next week / new content reveal this Saturday

PearlAbyss and Kakao Games are proud to announce that the Dark Knight’s awakening will be launched coming Wednesday after the regular weekly maintenance. The Dark Knight has proven to be one of the most popular classes since she was launched to Black Desert’s NA/EU version last month. Her awakening weapon, named “Vediant” is a set of phantom blades that are magically summoned in different sizes and grants the Dark Knight special life draining powers as well as powerful ranged offensive abilities. With her Vediant, she can dazzle her enemies by…

Black Desert Online Graphical Enhancement with YEBIS Demonstrated at GDC

At this year’s GDC, Japanese middleware developer Silicon Studio presented a demo of Black Desert Online to highlight the advanced technology of its optical post-processing software YEBIS. The MMORPG, developed by PearlAbyss, already boasts outstanding visuals, but once YEBIS’ optical effects are applied, Black Desert Online rises to even more ambitious levels of graphical fidelity. CEO Takehiko Terada of Silicon Studio said, “I thought that of Black Desert Online’s realistic graphics were suitable to demonstrate the cutting edge technology of YEBIS. We are pleased with the response of the audience…

The Dark Knight Joins Black Desert Online March 1

Kakao Games today announced that Black Desert Online’s new playable class, the Dark Knight, will be available from Wednesday, March 1. Starting today, players can select and customize the Dark Knight using the Character Creator, allowing them to decide on the appearance of their new character before she is officially added to Black Desert Online next week. In addition, all Black Desert Online players can receive an extra character slot from the loyalty shop at practically no cost (1 loyalty) and the maximum amount of character slots is extended to…

Black Desert Online Teases Dark Knight Class Coming in March

Step into the night and feel your life force flicker: The Dark Knight draws near. The Dark Knight is the next character class that players will be able to choose from in Black Desert Online. In battle, the Dark Knight uses a combination of melee attacks and long-range magic. Wielding a two-handed sword flaring with dark energy, she can quickly overwhelm opponents by unleashing heavy and unrelenting strikes. Tapping into an ancient power from her homeland of Kamasylvia, the Dark Knight can also corrupt and absorb power from spirits around…