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Black Desert's Maintenance Today Will Bring an End to Several Events

Get ready for the New Years event

Poorna Shankar Posted:
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New maintenance today for Black Desert will bring about the conclusion of several events. Here’s what you’ll need to know.

The events in question include the Terrmian Winterpack, Happy Thanksgiving which includes the Arcana Log-in Challenge, and the Create Now event which includes the Customization Contest and Hot Time Boost.

The maintenance also brings about the New Year Wishes event in addition to:

  • Four types of Hunting Boss Monsters will be added in Narcion.
  • The skills Protected Area, Elion's Blessing and Infinite Fortitude will be adjusted to give Damage Reduction instead of DP.
    • Protected Area and Elion's Blessing can now only be applied once every 60 seconds.
  • New quest to acquire a pet to accompany you on your journey in Valencia Territory will be added for Season Characters.
  • Season character exclusive regional quests will be added.

Additionally, the free weekend on PS4 temporarily prevented those players from buying bundles. The issue was swiftly resolved however,


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.