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    • Share your Suggestions!   01/01/2016

      Greetings, Do you want to help Black Desert be the best game possible? We are constantly looking for ways to improve the game, your feedback and suggestions are a key part of this process.  Everyone is welcome to visit our Suggestion Forum and share your thoughts with the BDO Team and the community.  Below I will give some advice on how to present your suggestions to ensure you are heard. How to make sure your contribution will be taken into account: Be precise and constructive.Take the time to explain your reasoning behind a feeling or a suggestion.Check if the suggestion you have in mind has already been shared. If it's the case, you can reply to it.Ask other players or friends you know what they think of your post before you click the "Submit" button.Be realistic. To add content requires a long time, but don't feel discouraged if it takes time to see changes.  I want to thank you in advance for any suggestions provided, and we look forward to reading your contributions!
    • Forum Rules   04/24/2016

      1. Inappropriate or infringing content Kakao Games Europe does not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, article, link or comment posted by other users in the Services, and shall not be responsible for the contents of any such message, article or comment.The messages express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of Kakao Games Europe. The User can report any violation of the services policies by clicking on the report icon on the Forums.The User shall not use the Service(s) to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually offensive, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise violating of any applicable law.The User shall not use the Service(s) to post any advertisement, link or information regarding content which infringes the Agreement.The User shall not post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned or licensed by the User or by Kakao Games Europe.The user shall not promote illegal or illicit activities including cheating and the use of exploits.  2. 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Thread bumping The User shall not bump own threads. Replies to own threads with the sole purpose of moving said thread to the top of the forum can lead to a warning with the possible consequence of losing writing permissions on http://forum.blackdesertonline.comIf the User wants to add more information to a post, the “EDIT” function can be used. It is permitted to reply to own posts once every 48h as long as the follow up post adds new and meaningful information related to the topic.Replies to other users posts with the sole purpose of increasing it's visibility are also considered thread bumping as well as spam and will be actioned accordingly.Normal replies to other users are not affected by the above mentioned rules.6.2. 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If the User finds the actions of other users in breach of the forum rules, the Report Function should be used in order to bring the case to the attention of the moderator team. The case will then be reviewed and appropriate actions will be taken. The user shall not "name and shame" other users. If a user is suspected to have broken Terms of Service / Terms of Use or taken part in fraudulent activities it should be reported directly to Kakao Games Europe by submit a support ticket.6.4. Quoting The User shall not quote posts who break the forum rules. The User is instead encouraged to use the Report Function in order to bring inappropriate content to the attention of the moderator team. Reported content will then be reviewed and appropriate actions will be taken.6.5. Abuse of Report Function The user shall not abuse the report function. The report function is intended to be used to make the moderation team aware of potential breaches of the forum rules not to get revenge on other users. If the User finds another user behaving inappropriate several times in a short time span, the Report Function can be used, highlighting one relevant post and indicating in the notes that other threads are affected too. If the User feels a thread is out of control, one post should be reported indicating in the notes the whole thread needs attention.  7. RP Forum Rules The RP Forums follow a more strict rule set. Any user wishing to participate on the RP forums is advised to review the specific rules before posting.  8. Appeal Forum Moderations Threads deemed inappropriate to a particular forum will be moved to a more appropriate forum or even removed completely. Threads that have been removed or closed are not to be re-posted. The User shall not discuss specific cases of moderated posts or disciplinary actions against users on the forum. If the User disagrees with an action taken by the moderator team, an e-mail should be send to forumdisputes@blackdesertonline.com. An uninvolved Community Manager will then review the case. 
    • IMPORTANT - REACH US IN THE NEW FORUM   05/04/2017

      Ladies and gentlemen ATTENTION please:
      It's time to move into a new house!
        As previously announced, from now on IT WON'T BE POSSIBLE TO CREATE THREADS OR REPLY in the old forums. From now on the old forums will be readable only. If you need to move/copy/migrate any post/material from here, feel free to contact the staff in the new home. We’ll be waiting for you in the NEW Forums!

      https://community.blackdesertonline.com/index.php

      *New features and amazing tools are waiting for you, even more is yet to come in the future.. just like world exploration in BDO leads to new possibilities.
      So don't be afraid about changes, click the link above and follow us!
      Enjoy and see you on the other side!  
    • WICHTIG: Das Forum zieht um!   05/04/2017

      Damen und Herren, wir bitten um Eure Aufmerksamkeit, es ist an der Zeit umzuziehen!
        Wie wir bereits angekündigt hatten, ist es ab sofort nicht mehr möglich, neue Diskussionen in diesem Forum zu starten. Um Euch Zeit zu geben, laufende Diskussionen abzuschließen, könnt Ihr noch für zwei Wochen in offenen Diskussionen antworten. Danach geht dieses Forum hier in den Ruhestand und das NEUE FORUM übernimmt vollständig.
      Das Forum hier bleibt allerdings erhalten und lesbar.   Neue und verbesserte Funktionen warten auf Euch im neuen Forum und wir arbeiten bereits an weiteren Erweiterungen.
      Wir sehen uns auf der anderen Seite!

      https://community.blackdesertonline.com/index.php Update:
      Wie angekündigt könen ab sofort in diesem Forum auch keine neuen Beiträge mehr veröffentlicht werden.
    • IMPORTANT: Le nouveau forum   05/04/2017

      Aventurières, aventuriers, votre attention s'il vous plaît, il est grand temps de déménager!
      Comme nous vous l'avons déjà annoncé précédemment, il n'est désormais plus possible de créer de nouveau sujet ni de répondre aux anciens sur ce bon vieux forum.
      Venez visiter le nouveau forum!
      https://community.blackdesertonline.com
      De nouvelles fonctionnalités ainsi que de nouveaux outils vous attendent dès à présent et d'autres arriveront prochainement! N'ayez pas peur du changement et rejoignez-nous! Amusez-vous bien et a bientôt dans notre nouveau chez nous

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  1. Foggen added a post in a topic Why am I unsheathing my weapons and sprinting every time I dismount?   

    I find that if I really slam on the brakes first I'll still hop off the back but not go into combat mode.
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  2. Foggen added a topic in In-Game Bugs   

    Changing graphic settings misaligns buttons
    Previously I could, at any time, click the settings button at the bottom right and then swap to windowed mode so i can minimize.  With the latest patch, two things have happened.  First, changing graphics settings is now sometimes restricted.  It doesn't work while I'm, say, autopathing on my horse.  This is annoying but understandable.  What's not understandable is that now if I switch from full screen windowed 1920x1200 the game seems to misinterpret every mouse click as lower by about the width of the title bar.  That is, even though the screen reshaped itself to fit the new available size the game seems to want me to click the buttons at the same number of pixels from the top of the screen as before.  If I reduce the resolution the problem gets more pronounced.  This is a major problem for me because sometimes I like to set BDO up in a reduced size window on my second monitor while I do something else on my main monitor, but still would want to be able to interact with the game properly.
    This is a major bug that was introduced with the latest patch, and needs to be resolved ASAP.
    Update: restarting the game cleared the offset issue.
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  3. Foggen added a post in a topic Patch Notes - March 22nd 2017   

    We need to be able to buy the cheapest non-bid item at any time.  If you're working on enhancing gear and therefore buying large quantities of cheap weapons and armor or Memory Fragments, someone can block the whole thing by putting up one cheap listing that goes to bid.  Since there's always significant demand for Fragments it can be very difficult to buy the exact right one before someone else, especially when the UI doesn't update instantly when availability changes.  If we could scroll past the quick-seller bid items and get to the more stably-priced non-bid items things would go a lot smoother.
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  4. Foggen added a topic in Technical Issues   

    The entire game exploded
    We were engaged in a Node War on Balenos 1 when the server apparently crashed.  About 10:05-10:10 EDT MP/WP/SP pots stopped working, and everyone who died wound up stuck unable to respawn.  Those of us who quit and tried to log back in were not able to.  The entire game broke, it seems.
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  5. Foggen added a post in a topic [Maintenance] Maintenance February 15th   

    TBH I would be pissed if this were the case given how I've been killing myself to get a sailboat.
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  6. Foggen added a post in a topic Shark Outfit EXP Gone   

    Agreed, and same.  It's not even a bait and switch.  I bought a costume that looked fun and that I could grind in, and now that's not what it is.  Unacceptable.
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  7. Foggen added a post in a topic Fish/shark oppinion   

    I've gotta say I'm kind of pissed about the 10% Combat EXP etc.  That was a major selling point, and to retract it later is unacceptable.
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  8. Foggen added a post in a topic Patch Notes - December 21st   

    I don't know if you know this, but loyal and consistent players also like gold bars and Ogre Rings.
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  9. Foggen added a post in a topic Upgraded Fishing Totems with the new changes   

    Does it still say "Beltfish" in the name?  If it does, then that definitely is a bug.
    Does it still say "Beltfish" in the name?  If it does, then that definitely is a bug.
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  10. Foggen added a post in a topic Upgraded Fishing Totems with the new changes   

    They added a new slot to the boat for the totem.  Take it out of the prow slot and put it in the totem slot.
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  11. Foggen added a post in a topic Patch Notes - September 28th   

    Pretty sure they're talking about the sale price.  You'll still pay 35k to breed your own horses.  Of course, if the price does go up for breeding as well that's still fair, since the person who produced the T8 in the first place deserves to get top dollar for your breed attempt.  Those things are valuable.
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  12. Foggen added a topic in In-Game Bugs   

    Flying fishing boat
    Ok, this one is spectacular.  I had jumped out of my fishing boat to talk to the node manager at Kuit islands, and when I got back on and grabbed the wheel, all of a sudden my boat was hovering like 300 feet above the water.  My wife was on the boat when it happened and she said it looked like I was swimming up into the sky, then the boat disappeared out from under her
    I tried to sail away and got two kinds of errors:
    Ordinary movement is not possible in this state.
    and
    The action does not exist (in the action chart).
    I tried logging out and logging back in, but I returned in the same spot.  Then I used Escape, which landed me by the node manager, and used the Wharf to remote collect my boat.  Had I been virtually anywhere else I would have been marooned.
    I considered leaping off into the water, but I assumed I'd die.




    The same thing happened to the head of my guild at the same time, it turns out.
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  13. Foggen added a post in a topic Epheria Fishing Rod   

    It's not a bug  The reason other gear doesn't behave this way is because this is the only piece of gear that allows you to upgrade its durability potential.  I do agree that what happens is lame but it's absolutely by design.
    Just in case anyone remains confused:
    Baseline Epheria Rod durability: 50/50 [50]
    This means the rod has 50 durability with a maximum repairable durability of 50, and a potential maximum durability of 50.
    if you successfully upgrade this rod with no problems, you get Epheria Rod +1: 50/50 [60]
    This means the rod has 50 durability with a maximum repairable durability of 50, and a potential maxiumum durability of 60.
    So, you have gained the ability to consume an Epheria Rod or Memory fragments to repair the maximum durability of the rod to 60.  This makes upgrading this rod an expensive affair even if you succeed.  it would definitely be better for the players if upgrading the potenial max durability gave you the 10 max durability with it, but so it goes.  On the plus side, if you are able to mass produce these things and succeed in upgrading and repairing, you can have a fishing rod that could potentially last long enough to fill a big empty endgame inventory with blues and yellows if you AFK fish the right spot while you're at work or school.
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  14. Foggen added a post in a topic NPC Thieves Chasing Me into Towns   

    That's been my assumption.
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  15. Foggen added a post in a topic NPC Thieves Chasing Me into Towns   

    It had been a while, but it happened again, this time in Florin.  Fortunately I'm level 50 now so murdering the thieves was easy.


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