Korean studio known in the west primarily for its heraldship of Black Desert.

Black Desert’s just pushed out a farming minigame in its latest patch

Lakiaro content has come to the world of Black Desert in today's patch. "While the world was fighting for grind spots the once thought...

Black Desert will reveal its 17th class at its ‘FESTA’ event in Seoul next month

So, does an MMORPG with a global audience of 10 million deserve its very own fan event? History says yes. And that's exactly what...

Feast upon Thanksgiving festivities in Black Desert Online’s latest patch

The newest patch for Black Desert Online has arrived just in time for Thanksgiving, and it brings with it some new, turkey-day-themed events. Until...
This is okay.

Black Desert Mobile teases what will likely be an Awakening update

Wakey wakey, class upgrades and expanded skill selection... achey. That bit of wordplay didn't coalesce all that will, but the important thing here is...
Hey, I duped that fair and square!

Massively OP Podcast Episode 197: Crawl out through the fallout

Eliot, Justin, and Bree discuss FFXIV's Fanfest, Fallout 76, Hellgate, WildStar, plus patches for Black Desert, EVE, Secret World Legends, ArcheAge, TERA, and EverQuest II, with mail on MMO difficulty settings.

Black Desert’s long-awaited Drieghan expansion is live

Here we go folks: Black Desert's Drieghan expansion is finally here and live as of today in the western PC version of the game....

The MOP Up: Pagan Online slams ARPGs and MOBAs together

Tack this on your list of action-RPGs to watch. Mad Head Games announced that it is developing a blend of ARPG and MOBA with...
This is the world we live in.

Black Desert Online shows off the Drieghan region arriving November 14

It's not long now before players will get to explore the region of Drieghan in Black Desert Online in the localized version of the...

Black Desert’s Xbox One beta has officially begun – here’s the trailer

It's happening: Black Desert's Xbox One beta has officially begun as of today, running through November 12th, with a slew of events on tap...

Interview: Neowiz on Bless Online’s now-live Ruins of Shaqqara and the state of the game

Neowiz's beleaguered MMORPG Bless Online is live with its first big update since launching out of its open beta early access last month. Ruins of...

Black Desert launches lead-up event for next week’s Drieghan’s expansion

Black Desert's Drieghan expansion launches one week from today, so you might have thought this week's patch would be nothing at all - but...

Black Desert Online cracking down on private servers to community’s dismay

The folks at Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss have announced via an official forum post from GM Rhotaaz that they're cracking down on Black...

The Stream Team: Bootiful decorations in Black Desert Online

Halloween activities are fun, but part of the magic of the holiday is the decorations! And Black Desert Online does decorations well. Massively OP's...

Black Desert revamps pet exchange system, kicks off ‘Celebrating Millions’ events

Black Desert's Halloween day update has more than just sweets: It's got a revamp for the pet exchange system, intended to make the acquisition...

Black Desert: DDOS attacks, South Korean lawsuit, and Halloween

If you've been having problems with your Black Desert server crashing this week, you're not alone. Kakao seems to be suffering a wave of...
Well... it's a box, and one of the people in it is probably a skinner?

Vague Patch Notes: There’s more to Skinner boxes in MMOs than mere repetition

As I started watching the latest World of Warcraft video to whip people into a furor, I very nearly turned the thing off as...

Rumor: Black Desert’s Xbox One open beta begins November 8

Betcha forgot all about the fact that Black Desert was still slated for a console port! Welp, it's still happening, and in fact, it's...

Black Desert drops Archer class trailer ahead of TwitchCon 2018

The Archer may not be dropping with the Drieghan expansion, but it is very much on the way to Black Desert. Ahead of TwitchCon...

Black Desert Online improves Mirumok Ruins and asks Russian players to apply for transfers

It's patch day for Black Desert Online and today, that means the Mirumok Ruins have been substantially adjusted. The recommended attack power is lower,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 192: Tricks and treats

MJ, Justin, and Bree discuss Trion's acquisition, Aion's Awakened Legacy, MMO Halloween, Black Desert's Russian un-fiasco, SWTOR, MapleStory 2, and ZeniMax's new maybe-MMO.