Here are the latest update details for Black Desert Online on October 5, 2022 (Wed). Today’s patch contains 104 updates and is approximately 793.82 MB.
New Additions and Improvements
● Some people have been throwing glass bottles into the rivers and seas in secret.
- You can catch "Discarded Glass Bottle" by Fishing and exchange it for the following items from NPC Crio.
|Required Item||Exchange Item (Select 1)|
Discarded Glass Bottle x5
Breezy Conch Seaweed x1
Silver Key x15
Crio's Sturdy Fishing Chair x1
900 Contribution EXP + 30 Fishing EXP
(Obtain Fishing EXP from Beginner 0 to Apprentice 2)
- Crio's Sturdy Fishing Chair will have the following effects and cannot be registered on the Central Market.
* Durability 200, Fishing Mastery +100, Auto-Fishing Time -5%
● Changed so the following items obtained via Fishing cannot be obtained anymore.
- Broken Bottle Fragment, Fertilizer Sack, Seaweed, Tattered Boots, Fish Bones, Broken Fish Hook, Snapped Rope, Torn Sail Piece, Rusty Anchor, Washed-Up Laundry, Torn Net
- Even though you cannot obtain the items above, you can obtain "Discarded Glass Bottle" via Fishing according to a set probability.
● Since the items above cannot be obtained anymore, the quest requirements, description related to this items or quest name have changed accordingly.
- [Manor] River Cleaner, Driftboot, Fresh Seaweed Dishes, [Fishing] Those Who Contaminate the River, [Fishing] Fishing at the Bandits' Lair, [Fishing] Recycling Snapped Ropes, [Fishing] Clean the Environment, Seaweed for Health, [Fishing] Catching Seaweed, [Fishing] Island Alone, Save the Earth, [Daily] Muna's Message
● Adjusted the difficulty of Fishing Leap objectives.
- Changed the completion NPC for [Fishing Leap Beginner 10] Bartering to Crio.
|Quest Name||Quest Requirement|
|[Fishing Leap Beginner 10] Bartering||Obtain green-grade fish via Fishing|
|[Fishing Leap Apprentice 5] I Feel Exhausted Lately||Obtain green-grade fish via Fishing|
|[Fishing Leap Apprentice 10] I Love Hot & Spicy Food||Obtain green-grade fish via Fishing|
|[Fishing Leap Skilled 5] The Best Fish in Serendia||Obtain blue-grade fish via Fishing|
|[Fishing Leap Skilled 10] Nothing's Good||Obtain green-grade fish via Fishing
Obtain blue-grade fish via Fishing
● Added new Fishing Leap Quests.
- The following Leap quests can be accepted and completed only once per Family.
|Quest Name & Requirements||NPC||Rewards|
|[Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #1
Complete [Fishing Leap Beginner 10] Bartering
Breezy Conch Seaweed x50
Crio's Sturdy Fishing Chair x1
|[Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #2
Complete [Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #1
Complete [Fishing Leap Apprentice 10] I Love Hot & Spicy Food
Perfume of Swiftness x10
Marvelous Balacs Lunchbox x10
|[Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #3
Complete [Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #2
Complete [Fishing Leap Skilled 10] Nothing's Good
Gold Key x5
Ash Tree Float x1
Memory Fragment x10
|[Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #4
Complete [Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #3
Complete [Fishing Leap Professional 10] The Delicacies of Epheria
Mysterious Blue Conch x100
Item Brand Spell Stone x1
|[Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #5
Complete [Leap] Honor to the Fishing Family #4
Complete [Fishing Leap Artisan 10] A Fishing Master
Inventory +8 Expansion Coupon x1
Item Brand Spell Stone x1
● Doubled the selling price of fish above blue grade
- The adjusted fish types are the following: (122 fish types higher than blue grade)
Black Eye Crab
Blackfin Sea Perch
Giant Pearl Oyster
Striped Goliath Grouper
Miho Spine Loach
Ocean Hermit Crab
Great White Shark
Blue Bat Star
Red Snow Crab
Spotted Sea Bass
Golden Sea Bass
Black Spotted Dolphin
|Obtain according to a set probability
upon delivering blue, yellow-grade fish.
|Obtain 1 upon delivering blue-grade fish
Obtain up to 2 upon delivering yellow-grade fish
|Mysterious Hot Pepper Seed
Mysterious Amanita Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Cloud Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Leccinum Hypha
Mystical Chanterelle Hypha
Mysterious Dwarf Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Nolina Seed
Mysterious Dalvenia Alrea Seed
Mysterious Carrot Seed
Mysterious Strawberry Seed
Mysterious Garlic Seed
Mysterious Dry Mane Grass Seed
|Mystical Dictyophora Hypha
Mysterious Wheat Seed
Mysterious Barley Seed
Mystical Red-spotted Amanita Hypha
Mysterious Silk Honey Grass Seed
Mystical Mesima Hypha
Mysterious Bouqet Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Seed Potato
Mysterious Seed Sweet Potato
Mysterious Acacia Seed
Mysterious Fog Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Onion Seed
|Mysterious Sunrise Herb Seed
Mysterious Corn Seed
Mysterious Olive Seed
Mysterious Ghost Mushroom Hypha
Mystical Citron Seed
Mysterious Silver Azalea Seed
Mysterious Fortune Teller Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Ancient Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Tomato Seed
Mysterious Pie Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Paprika Seed
Mysterious Penestraria Seed
|Mysterious Grape Seed
Mysterious Sky Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Sunflower Seed
Mysterious Bluffer Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Tiger Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Pumpkin Seed
Mysterious Hump Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Arrow Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Fire Flake Flower Seed
Mysterious Emperor Mushroom Hypha
Mysterious Pepper Seed
- You can obtain 15-20 Fruit items through Plant Breeding but Seeds cannot be obtained.
- The crafting duration for "Wagon Registration: Forest Path Wagon" in the Wagon Workshop has been reduced by 4.5 times.
* If you were crafting this item in a Workshop, the in-progress worker task has been completed and any related scheduled tasks were reset.
- Prices of: Forest Path Wagon Wheel, Flag, Badge, and Cover have been increased by 2 times in the Central Market.
- Improved so that you always obtain exactly 150 "Piece of Image" items upon performing Simple Alchemy on Piece of Image crafting materials.
|Item||Price Before||Price After|
|[Party] Improved Elixir of Amity||241,000||279,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Frenzy||276,000||330,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Endless Frenzy||825,000||1,130,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Flowing Wind||241,000||279,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Lethal Assassin||595,000||700,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Advanced Concentration||81,000||98,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Endless Fury||120,000||144,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Strong Life||186,000||216,000|
|[Party] Defense Elixir||108,000||136,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Steel Defense||180,000||210,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Brutal Carnage||630,000||740,000|
|[Party] Merciless Sky Elixir||675,000||800,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Overwhelming Endurance||144,000||171,000|
|[Party] Griffon's Elixir||129,000||215,000|
|[Party] Strong Griffon's Elixir||296,000||429,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Expert Training||241,000||279,000|
|[Party] Surging Weenie Elixir||229,000||253,000|
|[Party] Reliable Looney Elixir||161,000||166,000|
|[Party] Splendid Helix Elixir||240,000||285,000|
|[Party] Elixir of Lethal Destruction||258,000||304,000|
|Improved Elixir of Amity||212,000||254,000|
|Elixir of Frenzy||250,000||300,000|
|Elixir of Endless Frenzy||855,000||1,030,000|
|Elixir of Flowing Wind||212,000||254,000|
|Elixir of Lethal Assassin||530,000||635,000|
|Elixir of Advanced Concentration||74,000||89,000|
|Elixir of Endless Fury||109,000||131,000|
|Elixir of Strong Life||163,000||196,000|
|Elixir of Steel Defense||159,000||191,000|
|Elixir of Brutal Carnage||560,000||670,000|
|Merciless Sky Elixir||605,000||725,000|
|Elixir of Overwhelming Endurance||129,000||155,000|
|Strong Griffon's Elixir||260,000||390,000|
|Elixir of Expert Training||212,000||254,000|
|Surging Weenie Elixir||192,000||230,000|
|Reliable Looney Elixir||126,000||151,000|
|Splendid Helix Elixir||216,000||259,000|
|Elixir of Improved Mastery||660,000||790,000|
|Elixir of Rough Labor||288,000||346,000|
|Elixir of Corrupted Armor||2,340,000||2,810,000|
|Elixir of Destruction||230,000||276,000|
|Special Sunrise Herb||9,650||40,000|
|Special Silver Azalea||11,100||40,000|
|Special Fire Flake Flower||10,600||40,000|
|Special Dry Mane Grass||9,000||40,000|
|Special Silk Honey Grass||9,650||40,000|
|Special Fortune Teller Mushroom||12,100||40,000|
|Special Arrow Mushroom||13,500||40,000|
|Special Dwarf Mushroom||12,800||40,000|
|Special Cloud Mushroom||13,500||40,000|
|Special Sky Mushroom||12,800||40,000|
|Special Tiger Mushroom||12,800||40,000|
|Special Emperor Mushroom||12,100||40,000|
|Special Ghost Mushroom||13,500||40,000|
|Special Sweet Potato||25,700||40,000|
|Special Acacia Leaf||12,000||40,000|
|Trace of Chaos||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Despair||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Wave||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of the Earth||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Ascension||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Savagery||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Origin||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Battle||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Hunting||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Forest||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Violence||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Death||102,000||200,000|
|Trace of Memory||102,000||200,000|
|Supreme Soft Hide||610,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Tough Hide||640,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Hard Hide||690,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Thin Hide||605,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Thick Fur||610,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Fancy Reptile Skin||510,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Lightweight Plume||640,000||1,000,000|
|Supreme Fancy Feather||700,000||1,000,000|
|Impeccably Polished Stone||200,000||300,000|
|Fine Black Stone Powder||30,000||80,000|
- All season characters that have not been converted will be automatically converted to normal characters on Oct 5 (Wed) maintenance.
* Adventurers who have not completed either "[Season Server Graduation] At the Crossroad" or "[Season Server Graduation] Into the Big Wide World" will get Fughar's Letter of Encouragement and Gift Box Full of Memories in their mailbox (B).
- All season quests that have not been completed have been deleted.
- Tuvala gear of the highest level per slot that hasn't been converted will automatically be converted and the remaining gear will be deleted.
* Example) If you have both season PEN (V) Tuvala Helmet and season PRI (I) Tuvala Helmet, the PEN (V) Tuvala Helmet will be converted to a normal gear and PRI (I) Tuvala Helmet will be removed.
- Season items (Time-filled Black Stone, Refined Magical Black Stone, Tuvala Ore, Tuvala Conversion Stone, unconverted Tuvala gear, etc.) have been deleted.
|Season1 (Novice only)||Rulupee2|
|Season4||NEW Olvia (Novice only)|
|Season (PvP)||New Olvia5|
● Changed the following Pearl Inventory items to no longer be "bound to character":
|Horse Breeding Reset (Female)
Horse Breeding Reset (Male)
Mount Brand Spell Stone
Horse Appearance Change Coupon
Pet Appearance Change Coupon
Mount Skill Training Coupon
Mount All Skill Training Coupon
[Event] Mount Skill Training Coupon
|Elixir of Skill x3 + Blue Reagent x1||Elixir of Infinite Skill x1|
|Elixir of Mastery x3 + Blue Reagent x1||Elixir of Improved Mastery x1|
|Elixir of Labor x3 + Blue Reagent x1||Elixir of Rough Labor x1|
|Elixir of Armor x3 + Blue Reagent x1||Elixir of Corrupted Armor x1|
|Elixir of Skill x30 + Blue Reagent x10 + Ibellab's Essence x1||Elixir of Infinite Skill x10|
|Elixir of Mastery x30 + Blue Reagent x10 + Ibellab's Essence x1||Elixir of Improved Mastery x10|
|Elixir of Labor x30 + Blue Reagent x10 + Ibellab's Essence x1||Elixir of Rough Labor x10|
|Elixir of Armor x30 + Blue Reagent x10 + Ibellab's Essence x1||Elixir of Corrupted Armor x10|
● Added the following appearance method of the Gatekeeper monster in the Valencia region.
- Changed so only one player who participated in defeating the Gatekeeper monster obtains a reward.
|Additional Appearance||Added method of combat and its level of difficulty|
|Defeating monsters has a low chance to spawn a Gatekeeper monster||Can be soloed
Gatekeeper summons multiple minions
● Changed the quest objectives for "[Farming] Horse's Favorite Fodder."
- Quest Objective: Farm Stonetail Fodder → Show Stonetail Fodder
● Fixed the layout of wagon covers and appearance item slots in the Dye (J) window.
● Proceeded with the optimization of data related to the quest objectives.
● Changed so it redirects to account security page when changing your password in account security center.
● Changed accounts residing in the United Kingdom to now require you to be at least 18 years of age to play Black Desert.
● Changed the date format to match the selected language of the website.
● Improved so the password limit checks to be a minimum of 8 letters when logging in.
● Improved the issue of bottom part being blank when the subtitle of update history is too short.
● Fixed the issue of a not loaded image showing at the bottom of the website via external ads.
- Ivan → Ivana
- Odd Roks under the Sea → Odd Rocks under the Sea
- Order of the Apricot → Hwasun Valley
Modified or Changed
● [Witch] Fixed the issue where upon equipping the following crafted Silver Embroidered outfits, certain parts of the outfit appeared differently within classes.
- Silver Embroidered Fishers, Trader, Gatherer Trainer, Alchemists, Craftman's Clothes
● Fixed the issue where the notice text regarding guilds appeared abnormally upon joining one.
● Fixed the issue where the UI status only updated the kill count for one quest when having multiple specific subjugation quests accepted.
● Fixed the text on subjugation rewards which can be checked in the Guild (G) window.
● Fixed the issue where Alliance Chat messages weren't visible for War Heroes if they were on different servers.
● Fixed the issue where while playing Marni's instrument, the imagery remained on the screen upon switching to the gamepad mode UI.
● Fixed the issue where certain regions of the Minimap appeared in black and white.
● Fixed so you cannot adjust the screen size when the screen filter is set in the "NonContrast" mode.
● Fixed the issue where the tooltip would not display properly when moving your cursor over UI buttons and icons quickly.
● Fixed so the description for Fruit Pie and Sweet Fruit Pie items are the same.
● Fixed typos for the below Items and Knowledge:
- Item: [Event] Magical Celerity Draught, Cox Pirates' Artifact (Combat)
- Knowledge: Moonlit Crystal Alligator
● Fixed the issue where you could still accept the "[Event] Terrmian, Ho!" quest upon completing "[Event] To Terrmian" outside the event period.
● Fixed the issue of the right-side widget not refreshing when doing a normal quest after completing all main quests.
● [Sage, Sorceress] Fixed the issue of certain parts of the Salanar weapon appearance being dyed abnormally darker than intended.
● Fixed the following items' description text to match the actual outfit.
- [Witch, Sorceress, Wizard, Sage] Salanar Shoes, Salanar Classic Set/Premium/Awakening Set, Salanar Outfit Set
- [Shai] Salanar Shoes, Salanar Classic Set, Salanar Outfit Set
Recent Major Updates
To help newer or returning Adventurers keep up with the latest updates, we've compiled a list of some of our recent major ones. Check them out below!
♣ For Progression-minded Adventurers:
|Monster Zone UI Revamp||Where's the best monster zone suited to my stats?
Look no further than the Menu (ESC) - Adventure (F5) and click "Monster Zone Info"!
|Artifacts and Lightstones||Artifacts and Lightstones were added!
They will greatly aid you in your adventures!
|Ornette and Odore's Spirit Essence Improvements||The fabled infinite potions of Ornett and Odore now have newly-added extra steps and weekly quests to hasten the process.|
|Guaranteed PEN (V) Boss Gear Questline||Speak to Jetina to begin a reforming questline to obtain your very own set of PEN (V) boss gear, guaranteed!|
|PEN (V) Accessory Questline||Complete daily quests to gather materials to complete your very own accessory at the highest enhancement grade possible.|
★ For Combat-focused Adventurers:
|Elvia Calpheon||The corruption of Hadum has reached Saunil Camp, Rhutum Outstation, Gehaku Plain, Hexe Sanctuary, and Quint Hill of Calpheon.
You can obtain materials for the Godr-Ayed weapon and reforming alchemy stones from here.
|Marni's Realm - Private Monster Zones||Your very own monster zone with no other Adventurers to duel!
Subjugate monsters to your heart's content in Marni's Realm.
|Tier 5 Pets||Alpha pets are finally here! Train Tier 4 pets to Tier 5 and appoint them as the alpha to increase the looting speed of all active pets.|
♥ For Amusement-seeking Adventurers:
|Liana's Tool Bag||Pickaxe, Hoe, Butcher Knife, Fluid Collector, and other Gathering tools can be stored in this amazing tool bag and used with ease.|
[Updates] Class Balance Patch Notes - October 12, 2022 Find out what changes have been made to the classes Oct 12, 2022 (UTC)
[Updates] Patch Notes - October 12, 2022 2022 Autumn Season & Elvia Realm System Changes Oct 12, 2022 (UTC)
[Updates] [Black Desert+] Update Details - October 5, 2022 Oct 5, 2022 (UTC)
[Updates] Patch Notes - September 28, 2022 Guild Boss & Node/Conquest War Vendor Improvements Sep 28, 2022 (UTC)