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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!
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  1. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic This game is DEAD [Sarcasm]   

    Guaranteed that at lease 80% of those players are AFK
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  2. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic So I started my week long trial...   

    You compared it because a game with a lot of systems to learn is the same as a game that is known for it's difficult gameplay? Not even remotely the same at all... DS will be remembered forever, BDO will be forgotten in no time.
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  3. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic So I started my week long trial...   

    They're literally nothing alike at all, BDO isn't difficult gameplay at all, but whatever
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  4. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Easy leveling/grind spots nowdays ?   

    LOLOLOL You're one to talk.
    Go back to your carebear game where grinding mobs for countless hours because you have no life makes you think you're good at PvP.
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  5. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic So I started my week long trial...   

    No, hell no. Dark souls is an amazing franchise that brought difficulty back into gaming.  BDO is a korean grinder that's terribly unbalanced, relies on RNG, and has no goal other than making silver and getting your wizard the best gear possible so you can one shot a group of people.
    You can't even remotely compare the two, having a lot of shitty systems in your game that take time to learn doesn't make you Dark Souls.
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  6. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Solo Leveling   

    I can stay alive well enough, but I also don't want the mobs to be so hard that my xp per hour suffers because of it.
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  7. Oakenkeg added a topic in General   

    Best places to solo level?
    What are the best places to solo level past 56? I hate the conflict at Sausans, Pirates are too far out, and prefer to stay out of a group.
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  8. Oakenkeg added a topic in PVP   

    Solo Leveling
    What are the best places to solo-level past 56? I hate the crowds at Sausans and Pirates are too far out.  Also hate grouping to level.
    edit: sorry for wrong forum
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  9. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Please optimize the game so we get the same FPS that we used to get 6 months ago   

    Sad as it is to say, I really wish they would instance the different areas (mediah, valencia, calpheon, ect.).  I wouldn't mind a loading screen when going in if it meant that the game would be fully optimized and pop in would be eliminated.
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  10. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Admit that the game needs a level hard cap   

    Right?!?! Especially when there's only one way to get to 60.
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  11. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Admit that the game needs a level hard cap   

    All those games have tournaments that are widely streamed and have large cash rewards... Yeah they're e-sports.  Sorry that you obviously don't seem to know what that means.
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  12. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Admit that the game needs a level hard cap   

    So I'm guessing you've never heard of Twitch, or been there during any of the regular MMO PvP tournaments... WoW, GW2, BnS, should I go on? Plenty of MMOs are esports.
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  13. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic First 62 On NA!   

    You literally just proved my point... He no-lifed to 62, and now skill doesn't matter to him because he has such an advantage over everyone else.
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  14. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic Admit that the game needs a level hard cap   

    Plenty of MMOs out there with equalized or skill based PvP... not sure what you're talking about. Just look at all the MMOs that are e-sports.
    PvP is it's own reward when it's skill based.  You obviously are a PvE carebear.
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  15. Oakenkeg added a post in a topic First 62 On NA!   

    Well well, someone has no life and rushed here to type an essay defending all his wasted time...
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