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  New World Boss Karanda Coming to Black Desert Online SEA
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Seoul, South Korea - August 16, 2018 - Pearl Abyss announced a powerful new world boss, Karanda, is coming to Black Desert Online SEA. Known for her fatal attacks such as Shriek, Wing Slash and Harpy Horde, Karanda will demand the best combat skills, teamwork and strategic planning from her challengers.

Nevertheless, defeating Karanda will give Adventurers a chance to get a Dandelion, the most advanced Awakening weapon to date. Previously, Adventurers could only obtain boss weapons through weapon boxes that may drop when they defeat the boss. However, a new update will allow Adventurers that defeat a world boss an opportunity to collect its Auras to exchange for a weapon box. The Dandelion weapon box can be traded for 100 Auras.

Pearl Abyss is also currently offering a 30% discount on all packages. Detailed information about package discounts can be found here.

Black Desert Online’s stunning graphics have made many users curious about the system requirements. Pearl Abyss optimized it so the minimum required specifications are suitable for a greater number of users in Southeast Asia. Check the system requirements for the game here. This optimization allows more users to enjoy Black Desert Online!

About Black Desert Online

Black Desert Online is an open world action MMORPG with cutting edge visuals and skill-based combat that redefines the way we see the genre. Black Desert Online has the most fully developed character customization system of any game that is currently on the market. This feature allows users to break out of the norm and make unique characters that truly represent each and every player. Its intuitive controls, beautifully designed world and extensive lore will excite both newcomers and veterans of MMO games and action RPGs in general. The game has been successfully launched in over 150 countries, is available in 12 languages and has over 9.5 million registered users. The mobile and console version are scheduled to launch globally in 2018.

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