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Hunting Season Has Begun On Black Desert For Xbox One

Poorna Shankar Updated: Posted:
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Hunting Season has begun in Black Desert on Xbox One, so get ready to slay all the things.

A recent news item from the official site outlines all the details. The event runs from October 1st After Maintenance till October 16th 09:00 AM UTC+1 (or October 1st After Maintenance till October 16th 01:00 AM PDT)

You’ll be able to earn, “an extra 100% Combat EXP and an extra 30% Skill EXP.” Additionally, drop rates for Black Stones (Killing Monsters), Hard/Sharp Black Crystal Shards (Gathering) and Ancient Relic Crystal Shards (Fishing) have been increased. Here are some additional details:

  • The event will apply to all Black Desert servers.
  • Combat EXP benefits will stack with scrolls, potions, and Value packages, but does not stack with buffs from other sources.
  • Skill EXP benefits stack with other buff effects.
  • This hot time only includes Combat and Skill EXP. Other EXP sources will remain unaffected by the event. 

These world bosses will drop items at a higher rate:

  • Kzarka
  • Nouver
  • Kutum
  • Karanda

Additionally, you’re guaranteed to get 1-2 memory fragments from these scrolls:

  • Ancient Relic Crystal Summon Scroll
  • Cartian Spell
  • Pila Fe Scroll

Learn more here.


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.