Daum Games Europe opened up name reservations for Black Desert on February 9th to all those who pre-ordered the game. You can reserve your name on this dedicated page.
Daum Games also sent out a reminder that players who pre-order the Explorer’s or Conqueror’s package will get automatic entry to Black Desert’s second closed beta test from February 18th to February 22nd. Anyone else can register to partake in the beta on this page.
Since the first closed beta test back in December, Daum Games has made a number of changes to Black Desert, including the following that will be experienced in the second closed beta test:
- Revamped Karma system, which balances player kills and death penalties
- Addition of voiceovers
- French and German localization
- Addition of tutorial videos
- Adjustments to experience gain
- Maximum player level of 55
- Improved user interface
There will also be a number of events that will run throughout the beta period that are yet to be outlined. Black Desert launches soon after the second closed beta test on March 3rd.