Thank you for playing Black Desert console. We always strive to deliver the best possible experience for our players, however sometimes we discover issues that crept through our QA process. Below is a list of currently known issues in Black Desert :
|There is a known issue where the number of Guild Members is incorrectly displayed on the Guild Information and Guild Member Status pages when you go to a platform specific server. It will only display the guild members that share your platform.|
|There is an issue where in certain circumstances, you cannot enter your residence.|
|There is an issue where certain horse costumes do not appear properly when mounts are connected to a wagon.|
|There is an issue where during node wars, it is currently not possible to utilize the two seater function on a horse with the skill available.|
There is an issue where in certain situations, the Start Menu will not open when pressing Start. To rectify this, open your chat window first.
|There is an issue where the Beauty Album will cause the game to crash in certain circumstances.|
|There is an issue where the Arehaza Town node's specialty does not function as intended.|
There is an issue where the English item description of the [Season] Swell Sea Shell incorrectly states instead for Igor Bartali.
[Spanish Only] There is an issue where Vahmalkea weekly quests display quest descriptions that cannot be accepted.
There is an issue where the two-phase Urukios fight sometimes does not immediately move onto the next phase when Urukios falls below a certain HP.
|There is an issue where the surrounding environment does not display as intended when using the two-seater skill.
- The skill has been temporarily disabled for Doom.
There is an issue were in certain areas of Valencia, Heatstroke and Hypothermia is not applied correctly.
There is an issue where certain Tier 4 Mount Appearances do not appear on the Change Horse Appearance UI list.
There is an issue where noble NPCs are appearing next to the Node Management NPC Mancini in Lake Kaia.
There is a visual issue where selling Pearl Shop items reduces the count of the Old Moon Trade Pass. The trade pass is not consumed, and will be visible the next time you enter the Central Market
There is an issue where the Hashashin Desert/Treant Camouflage set is not available in the Desert/Treant Camouflage Costume Box.
There is an issue where it is impossible to be invited to a party, platoon or guild in PS servers.
There is a known issue where certain Pearl Items do not display correctly in your inventory, storage, etc.
There is a known issue where when repairing maximum durability, items that have less than full max. durability have their names displayed in Korean.
There is a known issue in the Black Desert+ app where the Central Market notifications are not working as intended [EU/ASIA only]
The crafting notes function has been temporarily disabled. The return of the function will be announced via patch notes at a later date.
There is an issue where the herb brewing mini-game isn't able to be completed as intended.
There is an issue where if a completed guild mission times out, it is impossible to end/complete it.
There is an issue where guild bonus payouts cannot be differentiated per member, rather all members receive the same amount.
There is an issue where Guild Officers cannot renew the contracts of regular guild members.
There is an issue where the the horse skill mini-game tooltip incorrectly displays the left analog stick rather than O/X.
There is an issue where the mini-game UI incorrectly displays O instead of X in the following mini-games:
- Catching horses
- Herb brewing
- Black Crystal extraction
There is an issue where the lake near Bree Tree Ruins is decorated for the water festival on Xbox only.
There is an issue where in certain situations, skills that pull monsters may push your character back.
There is an issue where in certain situations, the 'Estimated Work Time' for a worker is incorrectly displayed in the Manage Work window. Once a worker begins a task, the Estimated Work Time will be correctly displayed.
There is an issue where certain Horse Gear items in the Pearl Shop do not display the correct preview.
There is an issue where remaining time of the Golden Bell buff is not displayed correctly.
- It is possible to check the actual time by pressing View Details button.
There is an issue where Aakman guild mission progression is not counted upon defeating the target monster.
There is an issue where the Calpheon City Sub Quest, 'Come Out, Come Out, Where Ever You Are' can currently not be completed as the NPC is currently missing.
There is a known issue where T3 and T4 horses are not appearing in the wild.
There is an issue where the tooltip for the Shai's 'Time to Shine!' skill's tooltip was incorrectly changed. The effect has not changed and the tooltip will be changed in the next update to correctly reflect the skill's effects.
There is an issue where in certain situations, Professional Goblin workers cannot be registered on the worker exchange market. This issue will be fixed in the next update.
There is an issue where links do not open in a new window properly. This issue will be fixed in the next version.
There is an issue where Alchemy Stones do not remain auto-activated after dying in certain circumstances.
There is an issue where [Guild] Cannonballs and [Guild] Flame Cannonballs are not able to be placed into the cannon. Cannonballs that were crafted are not affected by this issue.
There is an issue where certain information does not appear correctly in the Imperial Crafting Delivery UI for French and Spanish. The correct text is as follows:
French: Quantité des livraisons quotidiennes
Spanish: Cantitad de entrega diaria
There is an issue where certain quests cannot be completed.
There is an issue where in certain situations, baby elephants cannot be tamed.
There is an issue where using Death Line Chase to move backwards while Shield Chase III is on cooldown using Shield Chase causes weapon and skill use to be abnormal.
There is an issue with the item description for the Heidel Ball horse emblem box. [EU/ASIA only]
There is an issue where in certain situations, the Black Spirit loading image is incorrectly displayed.
There is an issue where the tool tip for the 'Golden Seal [Imperial Training]' incorrectly states that the Fine Horse Trainer's Clothes requires 3 seals. For the exchange to occur, you require 5 seals to exchange.
- This issue will be fixed in the next update.
There is an issue where the following daily sailing quests are not available from the relevant NPCs.
- Wanted: Hekaru
- Wanted: Ocean Stalker
- Looming Threats from the Ocean
- Ocean Predators
- A Treasure Swimming in the Ocean
- Outlaws of the Ocean
- Stay Sharp!
There is an issue where the Loggia's Reagent Packing Material's tooltip description does not include Purified Water x1 for the [Event] Pure Powder Reagent Crate.
There is an issue where the Cliff's Awakening Weapon (+15) Box shows Korean.
There is an issue where if you take out your fishing boat or raft in Heidel, Calpheon City, or Tarif, it will fall through the map once you board the boat.
If both an Xbox and PS4 account are linked to the Black Desert+ app, you will be constantly prompted to relogin to the app each time it closes.
There is an issue where in certain circumstances using a Valk's Advice from your inventory can lock all input
There is an issue where Adventurers who try to claim the Hashashin Awakening challenge rewards after September 2nd 7:00 AM UTC cannot claim the challenge rewards from the Written in the Sand Event. This issue will be resolved during the next maintenance.
There is an issue where certain items' sale periods ended sooner than intended.
There is an issue where camera settings reset when closing the skill UI.
An issue has been discovered where existing Weapon Exchange coupons (Main/Off Hand) cannot be used on Guardian. This will be fixed during a partial maintenance on November 5th.
The 'Black Desert Calphe:ON Ball' date has changed from December 5th 2020 to December 12th 2020.
There is an issue where the Toggle Chat function in the ring menu settings does not work as intended. To turn on/off chat, please use the Edit UI function through the menu -> settings (nested)
There is an issue where despite the conditions not being met, guild members are able to see the menu to assume the Guild Leader position.
There is an issue where '[Event] Traces of a Turkey' can be obtained when defeating a sea monster, which cause a [Scared] Turkey to appear on the ocean.
There is an issue where Creepy Doll Town icon is projected on the world map while there's not actual decoration
We are aware of the issue where PvP is unavailable when the Thanksgiving event's [Scared] Turkey appears.
There is an issue where wagon information cannot be checked in certain circumstances.
- Information can be checked when the wagon is in a stable.
There is an issue where the timer of Herald's Journal quests does not work as intended when there are other quests that are accepted.
There is an issue where if you complete "The Eyewitness" quest with Nova, you will not be able to exchange for the following items with Fughar, the Crow Merchants Guild Chief Manager.
- Naru Main Weapon Box
- Naru Sub Weapon Box
- Naru Helmet
- Naru Shoes
- Naru Armor
- Naru Gloves
There is an issue where Terms of Service does not appear when playing in Japanese.
There is an issue where [Lahn] Tort Piercing's icon is displayed as the Round Piercing. This will be fixed through the December 22nd maintenance.
There is an issue where the required number of '[Event] Emergency Carrot Rations' for the 'Advice of Valks (25-35)' is displayed as 10. To exchange the '[Event] Emergency Carrot Rations' for the 'Advice of Valks (25-35)', you will require 15 '[Event] Emergency Carrot Rations'.
There is an issue where the [Nova] Canape Classic Set cannot be opened.
There is an issue where furniture cannot be placed in Velia 2-3.
There is an issue where sometimes snow doesn't fall in Fluffy Snowflake Village.
There is an issue where the 100% and 200% Rage Absorption buff are not applied for Nova.
There is an issue where Pearl Shop banners are not correctly linked to the product.
There is an issue where certain Nova underwear and accessories appear under other class categories in the Pearl Shop.
There is an issue where the 200% Black Spirit's Rage does not activate when Warrior uses Ground Smash after learning Awakening.
There is an issue where the sound for 200% Black Spirit Rage is not heard for each class.
There is an issue where certain skills are not properly working through RingMenu while in defensive mode.
There is an issue with the description the following skills:
- [Witch/Wizard] Protected Area
- [Valkyrie] Elion's Blessing
- [Mystic] Infinite Fortitude
The skills still have their original +999 buff for all defences.
There is an issue with the effect of Santa Hat for Nova does not work as intended.
There is an issue where if the Nova has the 2nd or 3rd face type, certain parts of the [Nova] Sephia Helmet cannot be dyed as intended.
There is an issue where when using the [Nova] Prime: Distorted Guard skill, it has an abnormal amount of grab resistance that accumulates.
There is an issue where items can't be taken out of from the Naphart Storage
There is an issue where the in game mail doesn't contain the expiration date for EU server.
There is an issue with the auto-pathing function of certain items.
There is an issue with obtaining the "For the Newborn Kittens" quest.
There is an issue where the Background Music in Altar of Blood is playing incorrectly.
There is an issue with the Mount UI when a horse dies while you are on the horse.
There is an issue where the item drop notifications cannot be adjusted in the Settings menu.
- It is scheduled to be resolved on 3/17 maintenance.
(It is possible to check item drop via chat window. Go to Interface Settings - Chat Window Settings and set [System - Private Item] option to On)
There is an issue where the sales period of certain items on the Pearl Shop are incorrectly displayed
- This will be resolved during the March 17th maintenance
- Please check the March 10th Pearl Shop notice on the website for the correct sales period.
There is an issue where Guardian, Hashashin, and Nova costumes cannot be obtained via the Glorius Shudad Premium Set item in the Glorious Shudad Pack.
- This will be resolved after the March 17th maintenance. You will then be able to use the Glorius Shudad Premium Set item to obtain said costumes.
There is an issue where Remnants of the Rift is not listed in the Heritage of the Forgotten items' tooltip.
There is an issue where closing the Imperial Auction house too quickly will cause it to display the bid buttons. Bids can only be made at the Imperial Auction NPC.
There is an issue where [Nova] Aquila Classic Set and Young Baphomet pet that you obtain from exchanging the Nova DLC Pack Seal are not tax-free when sold for the first time in the Central Marketplace.
There is an issue when making a reservation for the Arena of Arsha, the date is not properly displayed in certain languages.
There is a known issue where the extra stats for accessories and gear does not show on the Central Market.
There is an issue where speaking to Black Spirit or other NPCs while a Loggia Tool with 5 or less durability is equipped causes the game to force close.
- Please unequip the Loggia Tool, speak to a Repair NPC and press on Repair in Inventory to resolve the issue.
There is an issue where adding Caphras to armors causes Accessories to show the amount of DP gained from Caphras.
- This is a visual error, and does not apply any DP to your character.
There's an issue where in certain situations, if Nova's Accel: Swooping Ring skill is used (by first using En Garde), the Accel buff is not correctly applied.
There is an issue where Maehwa's Petal Bloom skill add-on is applied as Flow: Moonlight Dash's skill add-on.
There is an issue where the following quests are not working as intended:
[Bonus] Cooking for the Calpheon Slums l
[Bonus] Cooking for Heidelian Soldiers I
- This will be rectified during the March 31st Maintenance (UTC+1)
There is an issue where the Kyve's item name is not displayed correctly on the [EU/ASIA] Central Market for the mobile app.
[Sage] There is an issue where the camera does not move as intended when selecting a helmet, glove, underwear, or accessory for Sage in the Pearl Shop.
There is an issue where the chat window moves when you resize it.
There is an intermittent issue where Trading EXP Transfer Coupon does not work when used. - We have temporarily ceased the sale and usage of the item while we investigate this issue.
We are aware of the issue with an error message appearing when Sage attacks with his bare hands while walking backwards.
There is a known issue where if an account is linked with a game account on each platform under the same e-mail, the Central Market function cannot be used on the Black Desert+ app (version 2.4.20 or higher).
There is an issue with the description of Combined Magic Crystal - Gervish being incorrectly displayed in certain languages. The description should appear as 2 crystal & 4 crystal effects instead of 3 crystal & 5 crystal effect.
There is an issue where the most recently completed Pearl's Blessing challenges are incorrectly displayed.
There is an issue with the Skill Lock feature not working for Forest Path Wagon.
There is an issue with Skill Lock Key Guide being displayed on Guild Galley even though it doesn't support the Skill Lock feature.
There is an issue in the Black Desert+ app where the language setting is not properly applied as intended.
There is an issue with extending the contracts of sailors using the contract renewal items.
There is an issue where upgrading an Enhanced Flame Tower/Big Hwacha that is overlapping another annex building during Node/Conquest War causes the Enhanced Flame Tower/Big Hwacha to disappear.
There is an issue of Barter effects missing from Value Pack descriptions.
There is an issue where the wrong sale period is displayed in the product description for the Epheria Marine outfits.
There is an issue where in certain circumstances, the appearance of the BUGATTI CHIRON outfit displays abnormally.
There is an issue where the following Guild quests are not displaying correctly:
[Subjugation] Protect the Villagers - Defeat Margoria Sea Monsters
[Subjugation] Protect the Villagers I - Defeat Hekaru and Ocean Stalker
[Subjugation] Protect the Villagers II - Defeat Hekaru and Nine Shark
[Subjugation] Protect the Villagers III - Defeat Ocean Stalker and Candidum
[Subjugation] Protect the Villagers IV - Defeat Candidum, Nineshark, Black Rust
There is an issue with the quest series 'Mysterious Painting' not being able to be completed due to a missing NPC.
There is an issue where the English tooltip for the '[Event] Pirate's Treasure Chest' is incorrect. You will receive '[Event] Shakatu Seal' x5 and not the '[Event] Shining Shakatu Seal'x5.
There is an issue where only 70% of the Main Weapon AP is applied when using Corsair's Succession skills.
There is an issue with the [Season] Swell Sea Shell's item description where there was a line break missing between the Advice of Valks (+60) and Secret Book of Old Moon (20 Days).
There is an issue with opening certain [Event] Classic Outfit Boxes with Corsair.
There is an issue where the [Season] Fughar's Special Timepiece quest that can be accepted by a season character that is Lv. 25 or higher can only be completed with a season character that is Lv. 56 or higher.
- Please note that it will be changed to Lv. 25 or higher.
There is an issue where Shai's damage output was abnormal when attacking Corsair.
There is an issue where using Fughar's Timepiece to switch to a normal character while having [Season] Crow Merchants Guild Contribution Certificate I/II in your Inventory causes you to no longer be able to accept the Crow Merchants Guild Contribution Certificate's daily quest.
There is an issue regarding '[Daily] Old Moon Guild Subjugation Request
- Waragon Nest' where the actual required number of defeated monsters is different from the quest summary description.
- Defeating 2,500 monsters is the correct quest objective.
- This will be fixed in the next maintenance.
There is an issue where trying to list an item on the Central Market during the 15-minute wait time for a previous item that was listed to sell with the Old Moon Trade Pass applied caused the button for using the Old Moon Trade Pass to be displayed.
- This issue will be resolved during the maintenance on June 29, 2021 (Tue).
There is an issue where you cannot exchange 15 Destructive Illusion for a Mass of Pure Magic with the NPC O'Arma.
- This will be fixed in an future update.
There is an issue where you cannot exchange 30 Shattered Star Fragments for the Skill EXP +5% buff with the NPC Manmehan Nesser.
- This will be fixed in an future update.
There is an issue when following the '[Special Growth] Fughar's Memorandum' where you cannot be awarded the quests '[Lv.51] Mediah: The Legendary Blacksmith' and the [ADV. Support] Fairy, Mysterious Companion' questlines.
- If you complete the quest on another character, you can complete the Season Pass.
- This issue will be fixed in a future update.
There is an issue where using 'Fughar's Time Piece' item causes the changed character's main quest to be incorrectly displayed.
- Go to the Quest window and select the 'Main' tab. Choose the next quest in the list, instead of the quest with the issue, to continue.
There is an issue with [Season] Great Pioneer's Chest granting additional rewards in addition to the displayed reward.
- Additional rewards can be found in your inventory.
There is an issue where the certain text is abnormally displayed in the "Manage Wallet" window of the Central Market.
There is an issue where certain text is abnormally displayed in the key guide for the "Excluded Item Settings" window when using your storage.
There is an issue where when using the Storage Container, the UI for the Central Market is displayed.
There is an issue where certain cut-scenes do not have the intended language voice-overs.
There is an issue where Grace Lauren's voice-over and quest dialogue are overlapping in the Atoraxxion main questline.
There is an issue where the Star's End Excavation Node improvements from the 7/14 update are not working as intended.
There is an issue where [Corsair] Wave Breaker is consuming more stamina than anticipated.
There is an issue where the Wave Breaker skill ends abruptly when stamina is insufficient.
When setting the language as English, there is an issue where the Tuvala Main Weapon Exchange Coupon and Tuvala Awakening Weapon Coupon tooltips are missing a part of the item description.
- ※ Cannot be used on Tuvala Gear that has already been converted with a Tuvala Gear Conversion Stone.
- This issue is scheduled to be fixed on the August 25th maintenance.
There is an issue where the Season Pass cannot be completed when switching to the simplified main quest after completing the '[Boss] Giath, the Goblin Chief' quest on the normal main questline.
There is an issue where Corsair cannot sprint when pressing LT/L2 will while auto-pathing.
There is an issue where the Register Ship button remains highlighted even after registering a ship and having no Ship Licenses in your inventory.
There is an issue where 'The Friendly Astrologist' quest cannot be completed.
There is an issue where 'Ocean's Allure' skill for Corsair cannot be set as a Skill Add-on.- If you've set Ocean's Allure as a Skill Add-on before the August 25th maintenance, you will not be able to use that particular slot nor the Skill Add-on.- This issue is scheduled to be fixed on the September 8th maintenance.
There is an issue where you cannot enter Atoraxxion: Vahmalkea - Vaha's Cradle on the season and normal servers. Please note that a hotfix is being prepared to fix this issue.
There is an issue with Guild History not being displayed when the Adjust Daylight Saving Automatically feature has been turned on.
There is an issue where if the console time is set to UTC+1 or higher, guild information and the Journal will not work. - If the console time is UTC+0 and below, the Guild History and Journal will show correctly.
There is an issue with the Starter Pack item description displaying "[Event] Secret Book of the Old Moon (20 Days)" instead of "[Event] Blessing of the Old Moon Pack (20 Days)".- This issue is scheduled to be fixed on the September 29th.
There is an issue where the following challenges are not working as intended in Atoraxxion: Vahmalkea:- [Season] On the Lucretia Dagger!- On the Lucretia Dagger!* The issue will be resolved during the October 13th15th Maintenance (UTC+1)
There is an issue where the Great Ocean quests do not appear in the guild mission after the September 29th update.
* The issue will be resolved during the October 13th15th Maintenance (UTC+1)
There is an issue where NPCs may disappear in certain servers regarding the `Marni's Spooky Playground` event.
- This will be resolved after the October 27th maintenance.
There is an issue where Axian does not enter his frenzy state in certain situations.
There is an issue where certain NPCs are not displayed properly when you leave the House of Horrors in Marni's Spooky Playground.
- Please reconnect after going to the Character Selection screen and the NPCs will be displayed properly.
There is an issue where certain items cannot be obtained from the Custom Storage Box. This will be resolved during the November 11th Maintenance (UTC).
There is an issue where the Life Skill EXP Hot-Time buff does not appear in the buff UI in My Info when the Combat EXP Hot Time is not active.
- The +50% Life Skill EXP Hot-Time is active 24hrs until the end of the event period.
There is an issue where certain actions sometimes do not perform as intended when controlling the MOD Oog Mk III.
There is an issue where the darkening light effect does not apply in the Marni's House of Horror.
There is an issue with FocusFire where remaining too long on aim mode, displaying the cannon's trajectory, may occasionally crash the game.
There is an issue where the key guide for certain mounts incorrectly displays how to auto-sprint. The correct input for auto-sprinting is R3.
There is an issue in the manor content where furniture cannot be recovered/moved if it overlaps/is placed on top of with certain plants.
We are aware of an issue where having 4k mode enabled causes black screens to be displayed.
In order to restore normal gameplay, you can disable HDR in the settings
There is an issue where 'The Origin of the Powerful Energy' quest from the Serendia Main Questline '[Crossroad] Silence, We're Done Here!' can not be completed. This questline is currently blocked.
[Notice] [Updated] End of 2021 Season+ Make sure to know what changes are heading your way 01.12.2021
[Notice] Game Restriction for Accounts Violating the Operational Policy [2021/11/26] Game Restriction for Accounts Violating the Operational Policy 26.11.2021
[Notice] 11/25 Website and Customer Service Center Maintenance Improving service 25.11.2021
[Notice] Terms of Service and EULA Update Notice Effective as of November 30, 2021. 23.11.2021