Today, Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games announced a new range of Black Desert Online in-game events called Season of the Hunt which will be added on September 25 after that week’s regular maintenance. This series of events will be laid out over a three week time period with each event lasting for two weeks or longer. The event will kick off with a Trina Knights First Captains Support Kit (7-days) giveaway for high level players. This kit allows players to experience its high tier weapon and accessories. At levels 56 and 58, characters will be able to claim the kit between September 25, 2019 and October 23, 2019 (before that day’s maintenance).
Fever Time Boost will also commence on the 25th of September giving all Black Desert Online players up to +200% Combat EXP and +30% Skill EXP boost. This boost is a large one and will help players to level-up faster than ever before. This is the ideal for those who want to level their alts or who are looking to get started in the world of Black Desert Online. This buff will be available starting from September 25th to October 8th.
In addition, Special Challenges will be available throughout the first two weeks of the event period which rewards players for playing Black Desert Online for a certain time duration. Adventurer’s can obtain special items such as High-Quality Draught Box, Extra Combat EXP Scroll, High-Quality Food Box, and Item Collection Increase Scrolls.A World Boss Drop Rate Boost will also be active in the first two weeks of Season of the Hunt which will double the drop rate of coveted Boss items from Garmoth, Vell, Kzarka, Nouver, Kutum, Offin Tett, and Karnada. By completing Marni’s Stones Event players will be able to get even more rewards if they can fulfill its challenges within the Season of the Hunt time window.
On October 2nd the Special Pouch drop event will reward the game’s best combatants, gatherers and fishers with event rarity and fortune pouches that can randomly yield players with coveted upgrade items.
Kratuga Ancient Ruins is a new grinding spot geared for high level players that will be added October 8th. Here adventurers can combat mysterious ancient weapon constructs that drop Elkar, a material that is needed to produce Elkar’s Crystal. This new type of crystal has All Accuracy +12 and Ignore All Resistance +10% effects and can be equipped on main weapons. Players will need a Black Spirit’s Claw to enter the Kratuga Ancient Ruins via Hystria Ancient Ruins and it is recommended that they have an AP of at least 250.
For detailed event information, reward descriptions, and conditions, please visit the dedicated Season of the Hunt event page on blackdesertonline.com.