Black Desert the MMORPG

Black Desert

Available now with Game Pass



Black Desert is a living-world MMORPG. Experience fast-paced, action-packed combat, hunt monsters and huge bosses, fight with friends in a guild to siege nodes and region castles, train your life skills, and much more!

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Game features

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Incredible character customisation tools

One of the most powerful character customisation tools available on Xbox One. Become Your True Self by creating characters that truly represent you.

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Revolutionary action-packed combat

Get to grips with the fast paced, combo-orientated combat system of Black Desert. Chaining skills together has never felt so satisfying!

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Expansive open world to explore

Black Desert has a huge open world to explore. From the seaside towns of Velia and Olvia, to the sprawling expanse of Calpheon and the deserts of Valencia, there is always something new to discover.

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Deep and rewarding life skills

Sometimes it's good to just sit back and relax, and in Black Desert you can fish, trade, hunt, craft and more! Each life skill rewards players in their own ways, but every life skill can be profitable!

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Player driven economy

Black Desert features a completely player driven marketplace. Buying and selling goods all happens through the Central Market Place, and the stock is populated purely by the players.

Game details

Black Desert is a revolutionary MMORPG that delivers intense, fast-paced combat, profitable life skills and an expansive open world. Slay monsters, abominations and gods, or engage in relaxing life skills like crafting, fishing and cooking. Become your true self in this truly open, open world MMORPG.

4K: 4K Ultra HD not available on the Xbox One or Xbox One S consoles.

HDR: HDR functionality available with supported games and TVs.

Additional information

Rating Pending

  • May contain content inappropriate for children. Visit for rating information.
  • Publisher
  • Pearl Abyss Corp.
  • Developer
  • Pearl Abyss Corp.
  • Genre
  • Platforms
  • Xbox Series X|S
    Xbox One
  • Release date
  • 4 March 2019

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Black Desert

Included with Game Pass

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Standard Edition

Black Desert: Traveller Edition includes the following:

  • Black Desert (Full Game)
  • Traveller Edition Item Pack

Deluxe Edition

Black Desert: Explorer Edition includes the following:

  • Black Desert (Full Game)
  • Explorer Edition Item Pack

Ultimate Edition

Black Desert: Explorer Edition includes the following:

  • Black Desert (Full Game)
  • Conqueror Edition Item Pack


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