UI And Controls Guide

User Interface Click image above to enlarge Current character level and EXP % Skill points available and skill EXP %, Current Energy, Contribution points (left to right) Heatlh (HP) and Mana (MP/WP/SP) Current Black Spirit Rage % (unlocks after level 35+) Shortcuts to Mount, House, Worker, Farm, Pets, Maid, Tent, Character Tag, Fairy (left to…

Deve’s Encyclopedia

Introduction Deve’s Encyclopedia is a set of quests/achievements you can complete for extra rewards in your Adventure log. Deve’s Encylopedia involves collecting a variety of items and showing them to Deve (the storage keeper) in Altinova. To show him the items, click the “Chat” option then show the items to Deve. Some items are harder…

Fairy Guide

Introduction Players can obtain a Fairy companion and level it up to receive passive and active skills/buffs. Your fairy is shared across your account and some skills are very useful for quality-of-life improvements. The most desired fairy skill is “Miraculous Cheer V”, which allows you to automatically use potions. When this skill is paired with…

Dream Horses (Tier 9)

Introduction Dream horses (tier 9) are not available through the usual breeding method, and take a lot of time and effort to achieve. Tier 9 horses and Tier 10 horses are end-game mounts in BDO and all have unique abilities. There are 3 types of dream horses.   Pegasus (Arduanatt) Unicorn (Diné) Doom This tier…

Maids/Butlers Guide

Introduction Maids/Butlers are available from the Pearl Store, under the function tab, for 1,200 pearls and can be used to access your storage or marketplace from anywhere, depending on which one you buy. There are 2 types of maids/butlers, and 4 different appearances you can choose from. A quest was also added on 20th Dec…

Drieghan Patch Guide

To do the Drieghan story quest you must have completed the Kamaslyvia Part 2 questline. Drieghan Nodes Below is the map of Drieghan and all of it’s node connections. Drieghan is a mountainous territory and is the ancestral home of the dwarves and giants. However, the dwarves were expelled by the giants who rebelled against…

Shadow Arena: Battle Royale

Shadow Arena has been closed! More information here: https://community.blackdesertonline.com/index.php?threads/shadow-arena-closing-statement.431493/ Introduction The Shadow Arena is a Battle Royale game mode where up to 50 players (minimum is 40), play against each other to be the last survivor. The game mode can only be accessed during certain times: [EU] Shadow Arena times Monday – Thursday (9 hrs.)…

Starter/Launch Guide

Originally Published on 16th February 2016Last Updated on 26th February 2018 This guide is intended for new players to answer some of the most commonly asked questions and go into the basics of some of the features in Black Desert. If you’re looking for more in-depth guides, check out our guides list. If you are…