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Updates [Update] 11/21 Update Details (Last modified : 11/21 19:20)
Black Desert 2018-11-21 10:00

Hello, Adventurers.

This is The MMORPG, Black Desert.

 

We’d like to announce the updates made to the Black Desert as of 2018, November 21 (Wednesday).
During today’s maintenance, a “5th Pet Slot” was updated along with “Book of Training, “ new “Guild Skills,” and lots more… (Patch volume approx. 668.10 MB)

 

※ For the details, please refer to the contents below.
 

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● A Full Moon is illuminating the Black Desert’s sky! Moonlight’s Call!
- Enjoy the several events that we prepared to celebrate the beauty of the Full Moon!
- Event Period : 11/21 (00:00) ~ 12/05 before maintenance
[ Click here for more details ]

 

● Login Rewards for New & Returning Adventurers
- Welcome to Black Desert! Login daily to collect great rewards!
- Event Period : November 23, 2018 00:00 ~ February 28, 2019 23:59
[ Click here for more details ]

 

● The Scorching Hot Time event with Combat EXP +1,000% was added
- Event Period : November 23rd, 24th, and 25th (2 rounds)
[ Click here for more details ]

 

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● Added effects to the Pavilla Costume.
● Fixed the issue where the camera movement would not be smooth during the character’s sitting or standing movement."
● Made improvements so that enhanced skills can be used through control keys (Shift+Z/Shift+X) while in Awakening combat mode. After using an enhanced skill while in an Awakening combat mode, the character will switch to the main weapon mode.
- However, when using an enhanced skill with Musa or Maehwa at Lv. 56, the characters will maintain the Awakening mode. (Last modified : 11/21 19:20)
● The number of target enemies which can be attracted has been increased from 7 to 10 targets.
● The number of enemy targets which can be attracted through the summoning skills below has been decreased from 7 to 1 target.
- Sorceress - Sinister Omen, Blade of Darkness
- Witch - Toxic Flood
- Wizard - Lava Field
● The number of enemy targets which can be attracted through the summoning skills below has been decreased from 7 to 4 targets.
- Tamer - Heilang
- Witch & Wizard - Magic Lighthouse
- Witch - Gorr, Tett
- Wizard - Marg, Arne"

【 WARRIOR 】
● Improved the falling motion when landing on the ground after using the Black Spirit: Solar Flare, Head Chase skill from a low height.
- The falling motion will only be displayed when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Fixed the issue for the Warrior where only 1 hit would be applied when using the Absolute: Heavy Strike skill while mounted.

【 RANGER 】
● Improved the falling motion when landing on the ground after using the Wind Step skill from a low height.
- The falling motion will only be displayed when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Fixed the issue where the Longbow could not be seen when the character came off from a horse and then moved backwards.

【 BERSERKER 】
● Fixed the issue for the Crown Eagle Outfit in which the cape would disappear when doing the following motions:
- When changing into the Main Weapon Combat Stance while moving left and right in an Awakening combat stance
- When throwing the target using the Rock Smash skill by using the skill slot in an Awakening combat stance

【 SORCERESS 】

● Fixed the issue with the skill Violation where the accumilated damage of all the previous levels of the same skill.

 

【 WIZARD 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Teleport or Hellfire skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Added improvements to when the character gets off from a horse while moving, so that the character will be in a sprinting position when immediately moving forwards after getting off the horse.


【 WITCH 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Teleport skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Fixed the graphical issue where the hair of the Witch would be seen outside the hat when equipping the Karlstein Hat.
● Fixed the graphical issue where the head of the Witch would be seen outside the hat when equipping the Karlstein Hat with the default face appearance.

【 TAMER 】
● Improved movements so that you can move in a diagonal direction when in a crawling position.
● Fixed the awkward appearance of the shortsword when moving left, right, or backwards after getting off of a horse.
● Fixed the issue where a black line would appear behind the Tamer’s neck.

 

【 NINJA 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Ghost Step skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Fixed the issue for Ninja where the “Please wait” message would appear and the character would stop its motion when the character did not have enough Stamina while using the Ninja Evasion skill after equipping the Main and Awakening weapon.
- Ninja Evasion will not be used when there is not enough Stamina.


【 KUNOICHI 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Ghost Step skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Fixed the issue for Kunoichi where the “Please wait” message would appear and the character would stop its motion when the character did not have enough Stamina while using the Ninja Evasion skill after equipping the Main and Awakening weapon.
- Ninja Evasion will not be used when there is not enough Stamina.
● Fixed the issue where the Epheria Marine outfit would look unnatural when equipped with low durability.

 

【 VALKYRIE 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Hastiludium and Death Line Chase skills. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.


【 MUSA 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Chase skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.

【 MAEHWA 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Chase skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.

【 STRIKER 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Flash Step or Double Flash skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Fixed the issue where the character’s motion would freeze when getting off of a horse while the horse is moving forward with the main weapon unequipped.

【 MYSTIC 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Flash Step or Double Flash skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● The Roaring Magical Armor was fixed so that the armor and pants no longer overlap when equipped.
● The additional damage reduction effect from skills were reduced by 10.

【 DARK KNIGHT 】
● Made improvements to the motion when falling from a low height while using the Smoky Haze skill. The falling motion will only appear when the skill is used from a height of 2.5M or higher.
- You can estimate the rough height by keeping in mind that the Berserker’s height is 2.7M.
● Added effects to the Pavilla Costume.

 

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● As 5th pet is now available, number of pet slots have been extended from 4 to 5.

 

● New item “Book of Training” has been added.
- Book of Training is an item that allows you to gain a small amount of combat EXP through the Black Spirit’s training.
- Book of Training can be purchased from Jamey Drucker, an NPC in Velia, Heidel, Calpheon, Altinova, and Valencia.
- Use the Book of Training you have purchased in your inventory and the buff icon will appear.
- When the buff is active, interact with Scarecrow in each town to start training.
- You cannot do anything else while training. The amount of EXP will differ according to the character’s level.
- Only characters level 50 or above can use the Book of Training, and the maximum amount of EXP you can accumulate is 99% EXP of the current level.
- Combat EXP + effects and Combat EXP + items can be used together for greater effect.
- The Book of Training buff will not be extended because of regular or emergency maintenance.

 

● New guild skills have been added.

 

Horrors of Battle

Battle Reorganization

Frenzied Fighter

Intimidating Force

Effects

Max HP +1,000

Recover HP +3,000 of guild members.

Ignore All Resistance +10%

All Resistance +10%

Guild Points

10

10

12

12

Duration

10 minutes

Instant

3 minutes

3 minutes

Cooldown

2 hours

30 minutes

30 minutes

30 minutes

Required

500

900

700

700

[Guild] Pledge of the Blood

Features

Removed upon Death,
Can only be used in Node/Conquest War

Instant Recovery,
Can only be used in Node/Conquest War

Removed upon Death,
Can only be used in Node/Conquest War

Removed upon Death,
Can only be used in Node/Conquest War

 

 

Keen Insight
Lv.1

Keen Insight
Lv.2

Keen Insight
Lv.3

Keen Insight
Lv.4

Keen Insight Lv.5

Effects

Evasion +1

Evasion +2

Evasion +3

Evasion +4

Evasion +5

Guild Points

5

5

5

5

5

Duration

Passive

Passive

Passive

Passive

Passive

Cooldown

Passive

Passive

Passive

Passive

Passive

Required

[Guild] Pledge of the Blood

X

X

X

X

X

Features

Cannot be stacked

Cannot be stacked

Cannot be stacked

Cannot be stacked

Cannot be stacked

● The guild mission reward of increased guild skill EXP were fixed to be applied as intended.

- The guild skill EXP that were not be obtained due to this issue between November 14, 2018 to November 21, 2018 will be sent to Guild Masters after maintenance on November 28, 2018.

● Building forts will now be restricted when a Conquest Fort has been built, preventing players from joining the Node War while the fort has already been built.

 

【 ITEMS 】

● Marketplace registration price for Caged Owl has increased by 6.5 times.

 

【 MONSTER 】

● Changed the placements of some of the monsters in the Castle Ruins area

● Some of the world bosses have started to get engraged by the adventurers that continue to challenge them. The adventurers that were unaware of this died at the hands of the more powerful world bosses. Their artifacts have started to pile up around the the area and are available for the taking.

1. Increased the AP of the following World Bosses, and changed some of their attack patterns.
- Kzarka, the Lord of Corruption: Increased AP by 13%, and increased the damage of each punch by 50%.
- Nouver: Increased by 15%, and added an attack decision for the tail attacks when performing moving attacks.
- Karanda: Increased by 4%.

2. You can obtain an "Artifact of an Adventurer" at a fixed drop rate by defeating the following World Bosses.
- Kzarka, the Lord of Corruption
- Nouver
- Karanda
- Ancient Kutum
- Quint
- Muraka
3. Use the "Artifact of an Adventurer" to get one of the following accessories with up to TET(IV) enhancement level.
- Ogre Ring
- Laytenn's Power Stone
- Valtarra Eclipsed Belt
- Narc Ear Accessory
- Basilisk's Belt
- Ring of Crescent Guardian

● When obtaining green or blue grade Accessories from monsters through loot, you can now obtain item grades up to TET (IV) grade.

 

【 MOUNT 】

● Fixed the issue where the mount skill guide would not show the skill used when using the drifting skill through the S+D command while riding a horse

 

【 QUEST & KNOWLEDGE 】

● Changed the weight of the [Guild] Pledge of the Blood item from 0.3Lt to 0.01Lt.

 

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● Client crashing and lag issues that occurred in large-scale battles, Node Wars, and Conquest Wars have been improved. (Need Design Team’s confirmation)

● The following warning text has been added when you remove crystals through right-clicking in the Transfusion window and Blacksmith NPC’s Extract Crystal window.
- Removed crystals are destroyed and cannot be recovered.

 

【 UI 】

● Added a feature which allows you to view all the equipped crystals for currently equipped items in the Equipment window (I)
-Equipment window (I) -> View Equipped Crystals

● Added a tooltip in the Equipment window which shows the effects of the currently equipped equipment. The tooltip can be seen by bringing the mouse cursor over the AP, Awk. AP, and DP text.

● A scrollbar has been added to the Quest Summary for instances when the description is long.

● When the title description on the equipment window for the View Set Effect text is too long for certain languages, the text will now have a line break to fit properly.

● Adjusted the area around the checkbox on the secondary password window.

● Changed the background color of the quest optional reward slots.

● Increased the selection area of the checkboxes for the following:
- Chat Window settings, Quests, Quest Settings, Dye Window’s Dye Entire Outfit, Guild Bonus’s radio button, Storage Status, bottom of the Worker Exchange window, Marketplace Notification, Friend List, Repair Max Durability, Discard Useless Items (from Fishing).

● The amount of bonus stats from Renown Scores are now displayed separately from the bonus stats from increasing AP and DP.

● Fixed the issue where the proper models for certain items were not being displayed in the Pearl Shop.

 

● Fixed the issue of not being able to cancel a Worker’s task when you use the Complete Now feature while the worker’s current task of crafting has been canceled.

● Fixed the issue where the Enhancement and Transfusion windows would occasionally overlap when using low resolution settings.

● Fixed the issue where the lock icon from the Skill window would not disappear when the mouse cursor was outside of the skill icon.

● Fixed the issue where the list on the Black Spirit skills toggle UI did not update when all skills were reset.

● Fixed the issue where the text alignment for the Life Info and Life EXP progress bar looking unnatural from the My Info’s Basic tab.

● Fixed the issue where the right side of the title bar for the Cooking / Alchemy window could not be clicked and dragged.
● Fixed the issue of the Team Name and Team Battle text overlapping from the widget which shows the points and teams for Individual Battle in Arena of Arsha.

 

【 AUDIO 】

● Fixed the issue where the background music would not play in Velia Castle

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