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Events Feb 8, 2023, 15:00 (UTC) Looking Back on 7 Years of BDO



Looking Back on 7 Years of BDO
Share your stories and anecdotes!

February 8, 2023 (Wed) after maintenance - February 26, 2023 (Sun) 00:00 (UTC)

Black Desert will reach 7 years of service in EU/NA on March 3rd and in order to get in the mood for the upcoming celebration, we would like to hear the stories, anecdotes and best moments of our adventurers during these last years.
There are three categories to participate in this contest, so make sure to use all your creativity as we will select the best ones to receive some anniversary gifts! Let's get this party started!

◆ How to participate? ◆
• Choose the category you want to participate in and prepare the content to submit.
• Post your content on the platform of your choice following the requirements.
• Share the link of your submission in our Discord channel with your Family Name and server region.


Category: YouTube
Unleash your inner director!

Share an anecdote of your experience with Black Desert and upload it to YouTube.

• Example: Filming yourself or creating a memory video with in-game screenshots.

Upload your video to YouTube with the title [Looking Back on 7 Years of BDO] + Video Title (Required)

Include in the video description your Family Name and server region where you play. (Required)

Include also in the video description the hashtags #BlackDesert #BDOturns7 (Required)

Share the video link in the Discord channel [looking-back-7-years] (Required)


Category: Instagram, Twitter or Facebook

Your imagination is the limit!

Create fan art that represents 7 years of Black Desert.

• Example: A celebratory poster or fan art of a birthday party.

Upload your fan art to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook with the hashtag #BDOturns7 (Required)

Include in the text of your social post your Family Name and server region where you play. (Required)

Share the fan art link in the Discord channel [looking-back-7-years] (Required)


Category: Forums

If you cannot be a poet, be the poem!

Create a 3-line or 5-line poem with the acronyms of BDO (3 lines) or SEVEN (5 lines)

• Example of a 3 line poem using the BDO acronym: 

Back to the start when I woke up in Olvia with no memories inside

Days and memories come back with my Black Spirit companion by my side

On the Seventh Anniversay of Black Desert I shall celebrate the fights with pride

Upload your poem to the [Event category of the official forums] of Black Desert with the title [BDO Anniversary Poem] [Your Server] (Required)

Share the forum thread link in the Discord channel [looking-back-7-years] (Required)

◆ Winner Reward (21 adventurers in EU/NA) ◆

[Event] Nostalgia Classic Box

[Event] Choose Your 7-Day Box x 1

[Merch] Class pin x1 (Adventurer's choice)

> Preview of the [Merch] Class Pins

(Click the image to see the pins in detail)

◆ Participation Reward ◆

[Event] Lara's Warm Black Tea x2

[Event] Magical Elixir x2

1,777 Loyalties

- The participation reward is only valid for acceptable submissions.
- Even if you participate in different categories, the Winner reward can only be earned once.

- Writing a poem with both acronyms in the same post is allowed. However, it will not enter you into the competition twice or give you an increased chance of winning.
- Images or drawings created by AI software might be disqualified for the event.
- The winners of the event will also receive the participation reward.



Additional notices

- From doodles to cosplay, comics to statues, any type of fan art is allowed in this event.

- Please note that items uploaded for this event may be shared through our Black Desert social media channels!

- 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 participated in the event in an inappropriate way (using another person’s work, etc.), you may be disqualified from the event, have any prizes withdrawn, and have your account restricted even after the winners announcement. (E.g., Copying something uploaded to another site.)

- 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 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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