Dark Mode (BETA):

Damage Reduction VS Evasion

Introduction One of the most common questions from BDO players is whether or not you should build Damage Reduction or Evasion.Although the general answer is: "if you have to ask, build damage reduction", in this guide we are going to [...] Read more

Combat/Skill EXP Buff List

Combat EXP Buffs Noticed a buff missing? Please let us know either on Discord, emailing us or using our contact form. Icon Name of Buff Combat EXP % How to obtain EXP Elixir (or Party version) Combat EXP +10% Craft [...] Read more

Item Drop Rate Buff List

Item Drop Rate VS Item Drop Amount Item Drop Rate buffs increase your chances of obtaining items when grinding (not lifeskills): Scrolls Written in Ancient Language Tungrad Earrings Caphras Stones Ancient Spirit Dust Black Stones Treasure Items Artifacts etc. Item [...] Read more

Life EXP Buff List

Noticed a buff missing? Please let us know either on Discord, emailing us or using our contact form. Icon Name Buff How to Obtain Elixir of Time Life EXP +10% Alchemy (Apprentice Lv. 1)Wise Man’s Blood x1,Fire Flake Flower x6,Maple [...] Read more

Fever Time Buffs

Fever Time is a passive event buff that is applied between certain times every day (7 hours). On the weekend, a gathering buff to increase the drop rate of Hard/Sharp shards is also applied (60 hours). NA Region Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu Daily [...] Read more

Global Lab Updates – 6th May 2022

Merchant Ring Piece Identification ※ The Merchant Ring Piece Appraisal cannot be checked at the Black Desert Global Lab and will be updated on the official server.  The 'Merchant Ring Piece', which could not be established in its full form [...] Read more

Nouverikant Costume Guide

Introduction Crafting the Nouverikant costume costs a minimum of 15 billion silver for each piece (with 2 pieces total). Nouverikant (also known as the Nouver Costume) is the second costume that can be earned in-game and is not available from [...] Read more