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Events Apr 20, 2021, 00:00 (UTC) Thunderstruck!



Boom! The roar of thunder has dazed the goblin!  

Will you help the goblin regain their senses? Or will you try to take the goblin’s bag? 


As thunder roars throughout the world of Black Desert during this event, not only is there a stupefied goblin wandering about, but even a special buff from the source of lightning itself?! 



Event 1. Thunderstruck Goblin?

Event Period 

April 21, 2021 (Wed) after maintenance – May 4, 2021 (Tue) before maintenance 


Event Details 

 During the event, [Stupefied] Goblins will appear throughout the world of Black Desert. 

The [Stupefied] Goblin will disappear one hour after first appearing.  

- All Adventurers can interact with the [StupefiedGoblin 

Howeverthe [StupefiedGoblin will not appear in the Valencia region.


▲ The [Stupefied] Goblin 


② Interact with the [StupefiedGoblin for two options 

Both buttons will consume “5 Energy.


▲ Will you help the Goblin regain their senses or try to take the Goblin’s bag 

(Consumes 5 Energy) 


Category Obtainable Rewards

Select: “Touch the goblin's bag.”

[EventGoblin's Bag x1 

Select: “Clap to help the goblin regain his senses.”

[EventShakatu Merchants Certificate x1 

Adventurers who completed the [Event] The Thanks of the Merchants quest will be unable to see the “Clap to help the goblin regain his senses.” button.


③ The [Event] Shakatu Merchants Certificate and [Event] Goblin's Bag can be used in the following ways.


[[EventShakatu Merchants Certificate] 

During the event, go to the [ShakatuNPC Shakatu for the exchange quest below.

Quest NPC Quest Name Quest Objective Completion Rewards


NPC Shakatu 

[Event] The Thanks of the Merchants 

Hand over [EventShakatu Merchants Certificate to Shakatu 

[EventShakatu Merchants' Gold Bar x10 

This quest can only be completed once per Family.  

If you accept the quest before the end of the eventyou can still complete the quest after the event ends 

The [Event] Shakatu Merchants' Gold Bar can be sold to NPC Vendors for 3,000,000 silver.  

You must have the [EventShakatu Merchants Certificate in your inventory to accept the event quest 


You can use Manufacture (L) with [Event] Shakatu Merchants' Gold Bar x10 to obtain [Event] Gold Bar Box x1.

Required Items Method Obtainable Item

[EventShakatu Merchants' Gold Bar x10 

Processing (L) - Manufacture

[Event] Gold Bar Box x1


Open the [Event] Gold Bar Box to obtain the items below 

Item Name Obtainable Items

[Event] Gold Bar Box x1


Gold Bar 100G x1-9 

OR Gold Bar 1,000G x1 



[[EventGoblin's Bag] 

Open the [EventGoblin's Bag to obtain gold bars 

Items Obtainable from the [EventGoblin’s Bag 

Gold Bar 10G x20

Gold Bar 10G x15

Gold Bar 10G x10

Gold Bar 10G x5

Gold Bar 10G x3

Gold Bar 10G x1

Gold Bar 1G x5

The Gold Bar 10G can be sold to Storage Keepers for 1,000,000 silver 



Event 2. The Source of Lightning

Event Period

April 21, 2021 (Wed) after maintenance – May 4, 2021 (Tue) before maintenance


Event Details

① Defeat monsters during the event for a chance to obtain [Event] Source of Lightning.

Defeat Monsters
[Event] Source of Lightning


② The [Event] Source of Lightning will bimmediately used upon being obtained. You will then see the message “A mysterious energy pervades the air.” and a lightning effect will around you appear for 6-7 seconds.  



 This lightning effect will move around the general area and lightning will strike down from the skies after a certain period of time 

Characters struck by this lightning will obtain a Extra AP Against Monsters +20” buff effect 

You can receive the same buff from the lightning effect of another Adventurer 

This buff has a duration of 5 minutes 

- The event buff’s duration will be refreshed if you receive it again while it is already active.  

E.g.) You receive the buff again while you have 2 minuteremaining, then the buff’s duration will be refreshed to 5 minutes. 


* Additional Notices 
Pearl Abyss reserves the right to change or cancel the event depending on mitigating circumstancesIf changes are madethey can be found on this event page. 

Event items may have restrictions (sale/trade) and/or different binding settings/expiration datesDue to this reasonthese items cannot be transferred or restored. 

For details such as whether the item is boundplease 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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