Events [Event] Open Season Comes to an End!
Black Desert 2019-10-08 10:00

Open Season, the golden opportunity to defeat monsters!


The finale approaches…


So, enjoy this Open Season finale with the encore of the Adventurer Aid Items and +50% Item Drop Rate before the curtain drops.



Event 1.  +50% Item Drop Rate!

● Event Period

- October 8, 2019 (Tue) after maintenance - October 16, 2019 (Wed) before maintenance 


● Event Details

① Applied to all servers during the event period! 

② +50% drop rate for all items obtainable through defeating monsters, such as accessories, junk items, and etc. 

※ However, this event effect is not applied to the Arsha server. 



Event 2. Adventurer Aid Items - Part II 

● Event Period

- October 8, 2019 (Tue) after maintenance - October 23, 2019 (Wed) at 23:59 


● Event Details

① Play Black Desert during the event period. 

② Acquire the following items through Challenge (Y) according to your accumulated play time. 

Play Time

Challenge Completion Rewards

30 minutes

Hard Black Crystal Shard x1

60 minutes

Black Gem Fragment x2

90 minutes

[Event] Moonlight Shard x1

120 minutes

Blessed Message Scroll (100 min) x1

※ Event Challenges can be completed once per Family every day.

※ Event Challenges reset at midnight (00:00) and only accounts for your play time between 00:00 ~ 23:59 of that day.

※ The calculation of your play time for event challenges may be delayed by 1~2 seconds if you either change servers, enter the character selection window, or customization.

※ Event Challenge completion rewards can be received after the event ends.



Event 3. Collect the Monsters’ Samples!

● Event Period

October 8, 2019 (Tue) after maintenance - October 23, 2019 (Wed) before maintenance

● Event Details

Collect samples of the monsters that appear in the following hunting grounds with the Marni's Stone!


Hunting Ground


Kratuga Ancient Ruins




Desert Naga

Desert Fogan

Gahaz Bandit 

Stone Waragon


Roud Sulfur Mine

Hystria Ruins

Aakman Temple


Fadus Habitat

Polly's Forest

Forest Ronaros


Kagtum Tribe

Tshira Ruins
Sherekhan Necropolis - Day

Underwater Ruins

Protty Cave


※ The Marni’s Stone for Kratuga Ancient Ruins, Hystria Ruins and Aakman Temple is a special item used for the event and will be removed once the event ends. 


② If you exchange the Marni’s Stone (samples completely collected) with the NPC Wacky Tosh, the points you receive are as follows:  

  *  Exchange 1x Marni’s Stone I (250 Monsters) for 1 Point 

  * Exchange 1x Marni’s Stone II (500 Monsters) for 2 Points 

※ The number of Marni’s Stone exchanged is counted by Family, and the accumulated points will not be displayed in-game.  

※ However, since Marni's Stone is not divided into I and II for the Drieghan region, the Marni's Stone (500 Monsters) for the Drieghan region will be counted as 2 points for each one.


③ Receive rewards based on the points you accumulate during the event. 

Accumulated Points


40 Points or more

[Event] Rare Tungrad Accessory Box

30 - 39 Points

Fine Accessory Box

20 - 29 Points

[Event] Enhancement Help Kit II

10 - 19 Points

Advice of Valks (25-35)

※ Rewards based on the accumulated points can be acquired once per Family, and will be sent during the maintenance on October 30, 2019.

※  You can get all the rewards listed for each accumulated point total. (Example: If you’ve accumulated 25 points, then you will get both the 10 - 19 and 20 - 29 point tier rewards: Advice of Valks (25-35) and [Event] Enhancement Help Kit II. 


※ ‘Marni’s Stone’ Details 

- Marni’s Stone can be purchased and exchanged at the NPC Wacky Tosh in each region. 

- Marni’s Stone can be utilized from level 57 on. You are still able to collect samples and exchange it once you’re level 62, but the EXP you obtain is minimal. 

- Samples are only collected if you make the final blow. 

※ Event Notices

- Pearl Abyss reserves the right to change or cancel the event depending on circumstances. If changes are made, they can be found on this event page.

- Items that were sent or used as intended cannot be recovered.

- There may be restrictions on trading/selling event items, and they may have usage expiration dates and different binding settings. These items cannot be transferred or restored due to this reason.

- Please refer to the in-game item description for details on whether the item is bound.

- Participating in the event using inappropriate methods will result in a cancellation/retrieval of your reward and restriction from the game.

- If you have any questions about this event, please send a ticket through [Support > Submit a Ticket].

- Content not listed on this page follows the [Black Desert Event Rules].