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Events Nov 10, 2021, 11:00 (UTC) Unknown Ginseng?!



Shai: Chief, Chief! I found a root I’ve never seen before while gathering! Do you know what it is?  

Valentine: Let’s see... Wait, could this be...!! 


Unknown Ginseng?! 

Event Period 

- November 10, 2021 (Wed) after maintenance - November 24, 2021 (Wed) before maintenance 


Event Details 

① Gather during the event for a chance to obtain [Event] Unknown Ginseng.  


Obtainable During the Event 
Via Gathering! 


[Event] Unknown Ginseng 

* The event item cannot be obtained from Water Scooping, Digging with a Shovel, or Milking. 


② Bring the [Event] Unknown Ginseng to the NPC Valentine in Florin and interact with him to obtain one of the items below depending on his appraisal. 


Obtainable Items from NPC Valentine 
(Depends on Appraisal) 

[Event] 1000-year Ginseng 

[Event] 100-year Ginseng 

[Event] 10-year Ginseng 

[Event] Balloon Flower Root 


③ Exchange the appraised Ginseng or Balloon Flower Root with the NPC Valentine for the items below.  

Exchange NPC 

Required Items 

Exchangeable Items 

NPC Valentine 

[Event] 1000-year Ginseng 

Ancient Spirit Dust x50 


[Event] 100-year Ginseng 

Ancient Spirit Dust x30 

[Event] 10-year Ginseng 

Ancient Spirit Dust x15 

[Event] Balloon Flower Root 


Ancient Spirit Dust x5 

* You can still exchange the items after the event ends.  


■ Learn more about the Ancient Spirit Dust.


Ancient Spirit Dust can be used in “Processing (L) - Simple Alchemy” as shown below to obtain Caphras Stones. Caphras Stones are a special item that can unlock the latent potential of weapons and gear. If you want to learn more about Caphras Stones, check out the [Adventurer’s Guide] for more details!  

Required Items 

Processing Method 

Obtainable Items 

Ancient Spirit Dust x5 


Black Stone (Weapon) x1 


Black Stone (Armor) x1 

Processing (L) - Simple Alchemy 


Caphras Stone x1 


Ancient Spirit Dust x50 


Black Stone Powder x1 


Black Stone (Weapon) x10 


Black Stone (Armor) x10 

Processing (L) - Simple Alchemy 

Caphras Stone x10 



Additional Notices 

- Pearl Abyss reserves the right to change or cancel the event depending on mitigating circumstances. If changes are made, they can be found on this event page.    

- Event items may have restrictions (sale/trade) and/or different binding settings/expiration dates. Due to this reason, these items cannot be transferred or restored.    

- For details such as whether the item is bound, please refer to the in-game item description.    

- Items and/or rewards that were used or collected normally cannot be recovered.    

- Participating in the event using inappropriate methods may result in a cancellation/retrieval of your reward(s) and/or restriction from the game.    

- For any questions or concerns regarding the event, please contact us via the [Support].     

- Any content not mentioned on this page is subject to the [Black Desert Event Rules].

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