• Player Customization in Black Desert Online: The Dye-System
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    The Developers of Black Desert Online went another step ahead in this Closed Beta to provide the players with additional means of player customization. On of these additions is the ingame dye-system, that gives players the opportunity to acquire colored potions that can be later used to color parts of their armor. Every major town in Black Desert includes different kind of NPCs and the dyes-trader is one of them.   It is up to the Players’ discretion to choose whether they want to buy a single color or by bulk. After obtaining the chest containing the color,  upon opening […]

  • PvP and Guild
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    What is PvP? PvP is an abbreviation of Player VS Player which means battle with other players. PvP Starts at Level 50 (Korean Version of the game). With one activation, all the characters in the account are activated for PvP. The name of player with activated PvP has color depending on general tendency and PvP is available. Even in the region with hostile guild/ siege warfare, PvP is available. Before PvP is activated, the color of character’s name does not change and will not be attacked. PvP Notice -PvP is not available in safe region (village and city). -In the […]

  • Housing
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    Housing System Players will have the opportunity to buy their own living quarters in Black Desert, including size-varying houses and tents. Both can be decorated with in-game items obtained from crafting, quests, NPCs, or drops from bosses. Houses are instanced since the 2nd Closed Beta. How to buy a House 1) Open the World Map and click the Housing Icon 2) Click on the Grey House Icon to buy your personal House House Feature You can decorate your home with all sorts of objects. 1) Enter your House and click the Editor Icon 2) Decorate your House via the House […]

  • Gathering and Crafting
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    Gathering and Crafting Gathering is getting required materials for fabrication. For gathering , a gathering tool is needed to gather resources such as stone, leather, grass, wood, water etc. Gathering tools The correct tool is necessary to gather the specific kinds of resources. You can buy collecting tools from <Materials Merchant> NPC’s. Moreover, high level collecting tools can be obtained by house fabrication. Fabricating To fabricate the obtained materials, you need the appropriate knowledge, which can be obtained by the village NPC’s, and also the correct tools installed to a residential house. Fabricating Tools Installing Crafting Tools The Crafting tools […]

  • Mounts
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    What are Mounts? Players can acquire mounts such as donkeys, horses, and wagons, allowing them to move faster than on foot. Type of Trasportation How to Register Mounts 1) Talk with the Stabler NPC, click the Register Button and clock on the Mount Icon from your Inventroy. 2) Click the [Stable] button and then choose “Horse Emblem” for horse, and “Wagon license” for wagon. 3) After entering the name, click [OK] button to register the mount. Horse Level Your horse will gain EXP by simply being in use. As your horse gains levels, its HP and Stamina will increase, and upon […]

  • Nodes and Trades
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      What are Nodes? A node is a location that allows the player to trade items or gather resources for crafting. Types of Nodes Nodes are sorted into two: “Adventure Nodes” and “Production Nodes”. Adventure Node: A node that allows the player to trade resources and crafted items. Production Nodes: A node that allows the player to gather and produce resources. City Trade Gate Danger Crossroad Mine Farm             How to find Bases 1) When entering certain region, a Node is appears automatically on the map. 2) Some Nodes can be unlocked only by increasing your relationship with […]

  • Knowledge
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    What is Knowledge? It is the personal information you can get from Black Desert World. e.g. hunting, exploration, request, and conversation with NPC. There are diverse fields of Knowledge such as person, ecology, study, geography. There also are requests you can get when you obtain certain knowledge. If you obtain the complete knowledge from on field of Knowledge, you can increase the maximum gossip energy. (Foreigner of Belaria, Mercant of Belaria etc) Knowledge can be checked from Knowledge menu by using hot key [H]. Knowledge about NPC Knowledge about NPC can be obtained via conversation, friendliness, reward of request. Knowledge […]

  • Quests
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    Types of Quests There are three types of quests in Black Desert. -Black Spirit Upon leveling up, the Black Spirit will appear to give the player a quest. -NPC An NPC may give a player a quest. -Guild A guild master can give a player a quest, and it can be received from the guild menu. Quest icons List of Quests In the Quest menu, you can check number and progress of quests. This can be opened by using the shortcut ‘O’. Darkspirit Quests The Black Spirit will appear once a character reaches a certain level, and the quest will […]

  • Reputation System
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    Reputation System Players’ reputations can be seen by other players, and are indicated by the colors of their names.  Green : Character has a neutral reputation. Blue : Character has been hunting monsters. Red: Player has killed another player or has been caught pick pocketing an NPC. If a player has a low enough reputation, they may alert guards and initiate an attack. 1) To view the player profile, the hotkey ‘I’ is used. 2) This menu can be used to check a player’s reputation and name. Pickpocketing To pickpocket is to steal items from an NPC. To steal from an NPC, energy is required. Not all […]

  • Enhancing and Socketing
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    Item Enhancing There are certain conditions needed to enhance an item. When you complete the quest [Awakening] Trace of Edana, you can use “Potential Enhancing” and “Potential Transfer” through the Black Spirit. Potential Value If a player succeeds in upgrading an item, the efficiency of the item will increase. However, if a player fails, the black stone and materials will disappear and the maximum durability of the item will be reduced. When character dies, the equipped items’ potential value may decrease. There are two types of black stones used for upgrading an items potential value: Black stone (weapon) and black stone (armor). The […]

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