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Black Desert Online
Black Desert Online is an MMORPG by Pearl Abyss which is praised for interesting gameplay and scorned for the monetisation system.
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Black Desert Mobile gets North Mediah region
Pearl Abyss has expanded Black Desert Mobile by another area, called North Mediah. As per usual, it will contain new quests, stories and a bunch of other content.
Black Desert Online is free to keep on Steam
Pearl Abyss are offering their gorgeous-looking MMORPG Black Desert Online for free on Steam. The game is up for grabs until 02 March 2020 and once you add it to your library it is yours to keep forever.
Shadow Arena enters closed beta via Steam
Black Desert Online's battle royale spin off, Shadow Arena, has entered the closed beta on Steam, working its way towards the 2020 release on PC. It will be available for almost two weeks.
Black Desert Online's Pre-Anniversary Celebration kicks off today
Black Desert Online's Pre-Anniversary celebration will start on 26 February (after maintenance) and end on 18 March. Three events are planned: the first one will offer various experience boosts, the other two a chance to win some big rewards.
Class ascension now available in Black Desert Mobile
Pearl Abyss updated Black Desert Mobile with the long-awaited feature that lets players unlock even more skills. Ascension system is available to all classes in the game.
Black Desert Online is getting cross-play support on PS4 and Xbox One
Pearl Abyss' gorgeous looking MMORPG is getting full cross-play support on consoles - PlayStation 5 and Xbox One. The feature will go live on 04 March 2020.
Black Desert Mobile gets a new World Boss, Nouver
Pearl Abyss treated Black Desert Mobile to another free update, which included a brand new World Boss, Nouver. It is a desert dragon that is apparently not easy to reach as adventurers are said to suffer sandstorms, heatstroke and hypothermia along the way.
Pearl Abyss' battle royale Shadow Arena getting closed beta in February
Pearl Abyss have officially announced a closed beta test for their battle royale game Shadow Arena. The closed beta will run on Steam from 27 February to 8 March 2020.
Black Desert Mobile gets Field of Valor and Shakatu's shop for a while
Pearl Abyss announced that the new activity, Field of Valor, will be available for a week in case players feel like going up against hordes of enemies with a team of their own. Meanwhille, they will have another opportunity to get quality gear via Shakatu's shop.
Black Desert Online celebrates the Guardian launch with special events
Pearl Abyss are celebrating the release of the Guardian class in Black Desert Online. Starting on 22 January, until 5 February, players will have a chance to claim rewards for levelling their Guardian, take advantage of some special boosts and more.