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Events Oct 19, 2022, 08:00 (UTC) BDO vs Halloween

BDO vs Halloween

October 19, 2022 (Wed) - November 2, 2022 (Wed) before maintenance

Halloween is upon us and we can’t wait to see you all haunting the Black Desert world in your scary, eerie outfits!

How to Participate?

① During the event, follow the requirements below and upload a comparison of your character before and after Halloween season to the [Event] category on the official website’s forums

② Share your post on social media!

- Your social media post must include both your forum post and the hashtags below. (Required)

#BlackDesert #HalloweenBDO2022 #BDOlloween #BDOvsHalloween

* If your social media post or account is not set to public, we will be unable to verify your event participation and your post will not be counted for the event.    

* If your social media post does not include the event hashtags, your post will not be counted for the event.   

* Our template is not mandatory but you are free to use it


The pumpkin horseman, example by CM Jeste

Image Template (Optional)

Participation Requirements

Your post’s title must start with [Server][BDOvsHalloween]

Your social media post must be publicly viewable during the entire event duration.

Make sure to include your region and in-game Family Name.

Your submission must contain your character in and out of their Halloween costume (in one screenshot or separated in two or more screenshots).

You are free to edit your screenshots to add text/elements, but Black Desert must remain the central subject.

While you can submit multiple entries, only one will be counted for the event. 

Event Reward
(15 Randomly Selected Winners)

[Halloween] Pumpkin Outfit Box

Upcoming Halloween Fashion Show

If you want to participate in the upcoming Halloween Fashion Show, please sign up through the following form:


- The selected candidates will be contacted by DM on Discord

- The number of selected candidates might vary depending on the number of participants 

- The Halloween Fashion show should be held on October 24th 

- You will be invited to show off your regular outfit and your Halloween outfit 

- Your participation in the fashion show will not affect the results of the event.


Additional Notices

- The winners announcement will be provided on the official website within 2 weeks after the end of the event. However, Pearl Abyss reserves the right to change this schedule depending on the circumstances.
- Pearl Abyss reserves the right to the ownership of adaptation rights for all screenshots, videos, and all other content submitted for this event. Pearl Abyss may also use these contents at its own discretion for promotional purposes without restrictions to time or location.
- If you are found to have used another person’s creation to participate in the event, you may be disqualified from the event and have prizes withdrawn even after the winners announcement.
- 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 [Support].
- Any content not mentioned on this page is subject to the [Black Desert Event Rules].

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