black desert

Official Site: Black Desert (EN), Black Desert (KR)
Studio: Pearl Abyss/Daum Games
Launch Date: March 3, 2016
Genre: Fantasy Hybrid Sandbox
Business Model: B2P (Cash Shop) in the West (F2P elsewhere)
Platform: PC

One Shots: Farming at dawn

You people and your Black Desert fetish! Yes, the game is drop-dead gorgeous. Yes, it's the new hotness. Yes, you like sending in...

Jukebox Heroes: Six MMO tunes for a starry night

I am in love with the night. No, I'm not an emo vampire or Batman (although...); I've just always appreciated the quiet and peacefulness...
In hindsight, this was a bad decision.

Black Desert is patching in auto-path looping right now

Hope you voted yes on the auto-path looping feature that Black Desert put to player vote on Monday! The poll closed with over 83%...

Massively Overthinking: Grouping, kill-stealing, and open PvP in MMORPGs

This week's Massively Overthinking topic arrived in our inboxes from longtime reader Leiloni. It's a timely one all about newly launched Tree of Savior...
So many colors in the anger rainbow.

TERA interim CEO: ‘TERA and En Masse aren’t going anywhere’

En Masse Interim CEO Sam Kim participated in a Reddit AMA for TERA players today, ostensibly to calm nerves after the...

The Stream Team: Sailing in Black Desert

Don't let the name fool you: There are plenty of water adventures to be had in Black Desert! This sandbox offers fishing, sailing, and...

Black Desert says new classes, karma tweaks are on the way

Are you part of the horde of gamers who are enjoying the sandbox goodness of Black Desert these days? If so, you...
Black desert, yellowish beach, SAME DIFF.

Daum EU confirms Black Desert figures: 400K Western sales, $12M revenue in first month

In a piece published earlier today, MMO Culture claimed a number of Black Desert statistics gleaned from last week's Daum Korea...
One day the snow began to fall...

Black Desert puts auto-path looping to player vote

Burke's Law: Never ask a question unless you already know the answer. That's a rule Daum hopefully knows already, else it might...

Black Desert Korea promises playable dark elves, ocean content

We got much more out of last week's Daum interviews and press conferences than major release dates for the next class pairs and...
It's never quite gone.

April Fools’ Day around the MMOverse

Happy April Fools' Day, and remember not to believe anything you read on the internet today! We're stepping outside of our own BuzzFeed-headline prank...

Global Chat: Why bloggers aren’t worried about the future of MMOs

The future of MMOs weighs heavily on some minds in the community, but contrary to some Chicken Littles out there, the sky is not...

The Stream Team: Black Desert’s welcome wagon

Trading on foot in Black Desert builds your strength, but it sure takes a long time to earn cash. When you start using a...

Desert Nomad: Avoiding overload in Black Desert

Hello, fellow Black Desert wanderers, and welcome back to another week’s installment of Desert Nomad. If you’ve been reading the column regularly,...

Black Desert’s Mediah update is live today; so is the Cherry Blossom event

As promised, Black Desert's Mediah expansion goes live today, and the patch notes are up on the official forums. There are new...

Black Desert’s Mediah expansion launches tomorrow; catch the new trailer

Daum EU announced today via a new Black Desert trailer that the promised upcoming content update, Mediah, is on the way. Soon....

One Shots: Tokyo sunrise

"I've been playing The Secret World for about three years now, but even after all this time, I'm still regularly stopped in my...

Massively Overthinking: The best newbie systems in MMORPGs

One thing I've realized from my time in Black Desert so far is than even for a die-hard sandbox fan, the introduction is...

The Stream Team: Beyond Black Desert’s Velia

MassivelyOP's MJ is finally settling in to Black Desert -- or so she thought. She's set up some trade routes and has been hauling...
I can see you now.

Black Desert’s craftable ghillie suit counter will be craftable ‘soon’

We posted yesterday on Black Desert's maintenance and patch, but since that time we've gotten a little bit more information on

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