Labreska Helmet Guide

Introduction The Labreska Helmet is the best-in-slot helmet in BDO and arrived with the Mountain of Eternal Winter region. The helmet was the second piece to be released in the set, with the Fallen God Armor arriving first in the O’Dyllita region. The armor piece has similar base stats as a Griffon/Giath helmet with Caphras…

Skill Add-On Guide

Introduction Skill Add-ons are additional effects you can “add-on” to certain skills. The add-on effect is applied if the skill hits a target and will show on your buff bar or the enemy’s debuffs. You can choose 2 different effects for each skill. You can apply add-ons to up to 6 skills, with each one…

Ranger Class Guide

Introduction Class guides are a rough explanation of the class, designed to give you an idea of the class and what you should be aiming for. You should really adapt the guide and follow your own instincts to match your play style! I highly recommend looking at as many different sources as possible. The class…

Caphras Stones

Introduction Caphras stones can be fused into certain weapons or armor which are TRI or above. When you fuse a Caphras stone into the equipment, it gives the item a certain amount of experience, and when the item levels up, the equipment gains extra stats. Once an item reaches Caphras level 20 (max level), it…

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…

Pearl Abyss announce they are removing hidden stats!

Manually translated by BlackDesertFoundry.com, source article can be found here in Korean: http://bbs.black.game.daum.net/gaia/do/black/notice/read?articleId=1978&pageIndex=1&bbsId=BN001 Jae-Hee Kim, the Executive Producer at Pearl Abyss has announced that due to the datamined game information leaked earlier this month, he would like to apologize for the situation and lack of trust felt by many players. Due to the circumstances, they…

Upgrading Gear Guide

Introduction There are five item grades in Black Desert. These indicate the rarity of the item by color (ordered lowest to highest): White Grade Green Grade Blue Grade Yellow Grade Orange Grade You can increase the grade of your gear to give bonuses such as Critical Hit Chance, Attack Speed, Casting Speed, Melee/Ranged/Magic Defense, additional…