Black Desert will begin in a moment.

Install the Black Desert Launcher if the game doesn't start.

Install the Black Desert Launcher to start the game.

The launcher will appear if it's installed.
If it doesn't, try to run your downloaded launcher.

Install Guide

1 Run BlackDesert_Installer_NAEU.exe to install the Black Desert launcher.

2 Start the game once installation is complete.


Notices Jan 4, 2023, 12:00 (UTC) End of Support for 32-bit OS and DirectX 9
Greetings, Adventurers.   
As an overwhelming majority of our Black Desert Adventurers utilize 64-bit operating systems and DirectX 11, we’ve decided to retire support for 32-bit operating systems and DirectX 9 starting from Wednesday, February 1, 2023. 
For most of our Adventurers, these changes will have zero impact on the way they play Black Desert. If you are unsure if this may affect you or are looking to update to the latest versions, please refer to the information below.

Upcoming Changes to Black Desert’s Recommended System Requirements

Operating System 

32-bit Operating System (OS) ▶ 64-bit Operating System (OS) (Required)
* Starting February 1, 2023, you will no longer be able to launch Black Desert on a 32-bit Operating System (OS).


DirectX 9 ▶ DirectX 11 (Recommended)

* While Black Desert will still be playable with DirectX 9, we recommend using DirectX 11 for the most optimized gameplay experience. 
- Technical updates for DirectX will not be applicable to DirectX 9.  

How to Check Your PC Specifications

DirectX Version 

① Open the Run window (Window key + R key) 

② Input dxdiag and press enter  

③ In the DirectX Diagnostic Tool, select the System tab, and then you can check the DirectX version number under System Information.  

▶ How to check your version of Windows DirectX 

32-bit or 64-bit PC Operating System 

① Select the Start button (Window key) 

② Settings > System > About 

③ At the right, go to Device specifications > System type 

▶ How to check if your Windows is 32-bit or 64-bit 

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