Cross-play Special GM Events

Greetings!

To celebrate the cross-play update, which brings Adventurers from PlayStation 4 and Xbox One together in one server, we have prepared a few events to celebrate this milestone! Please check the details below and make sure not to miss out on any of the opportunities to get some awesome rewards!

Event 1 – PlayStation 4 – Xbox One Arsha Brawl

North America (XBOX/PS4): Thursday, March 5th, 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM (PST)

Europe (XBOX/PS4): Friday, March 6th, 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM (UTC)

ASIA (XBOX/PS4): Friday, March 6th, 18:00 – 20:00 (GMT+9)

Join CM Trent and CM Shirna in the Arsha Arena for some old-school brawls!

Each of our CMs will be a captain of their team (Trent for PlayStation 4 and Shirna for XBOX One) and pick 2 players from chat to join them in a series of 1 round 3 vs 3 battles.

Everyone who fights will leave with rewards!

The event will be streamed so make sure to tune in to our Twitch/YouTube Channels!

Details

  • On the Arsha cross-play server, once the event starts, two GMs (one for PlayStation and one for Xbox users) will ask people to send them a whisper. Send a whisper to the GM of your platform and you will be entered into the queue for your platform’s team.
  • You do not need to wait in a specific place, we will teleport you to the venue of the fight when it is your turn. However, please wait in the Arsha cross-play server. (NOTE: Players carrying trade items will lose those items if they die).

Rewards

All members of the winning team: Advice of Valks (+35-45) x1

All members of the losing team: Advice of Valks (+25-35) x1

Rewards will be sent to you via in-game mail on March 11th.

Event 2 – Treasure Hunter

North America (XBOX/PS4): Sunday, March 8th, 4:00 PM – March 9th, 4:00 PM (PST)

Europe (XBOX/PS4): Sunday, March 8th, 4:00 PM – March 9th, 4:00 PM (UTC)

ASIA (XBOX/PS4): Sunday, March 8th, 16:00 – March 9th, 16:00 (GMT+9)

GMs have dropped Treasure Chests around the seas of the Black Desert world! Find them to get valuable items!

Details

  • Treasure Chests can be found around locations marked in the picture below. Find and interact with them to receive rewards.
  • You need Silver Keys to open the chest. You can get them quite easily by fishing or buying them from the Central Market.
  • To get some help with your underwater searches, you will be able to purchase Splat Fisher’s Clothes Set (7 days) for 1 Loyalty starting from March 4th until March 11th.
You can obtain 1 of the items below from the Treasure Chest
Valks’ Cry x30
Advice of Valks (+35-45) x1
Memory Fragment x40
Shakatu’s Seal x10
Cron Stone x50

Event 3 – O/X Quiz

North America (XBOX/PS4): Wednesday, March 11th, 20:30 PM – 22:30 PM (PST)

Europe (XBOX/PS4): Wednesday, March 11th, 20:30 PM – 22:30 PM (UTC)

ASIA (XBOX/PS4): Wednesday, March 11th, 18:00 – 20:00 (GMT+9)

The second edition of Black Desert O/X quiz is here! GMs will be selecting 1 member from 30 different guilds to participate in the quiz and compete for prizes. Make sure to be there and become a hero of your guild!

Details

  • Apply for participation via server chat and GMs will teleport you to the event location.
  • Only one guild member can represent their guild.

Rewards

Winning Guild:

– Ancient Puturum Summon Scroll x3 (sent to Guild Master)

– Perfume Of Courage x2 (sent to every guild member)

All Participating Guilds:

– Ancient Puturum Summon Scroll x1 (sent to Guild Master)

Rewards will be sent to your in-game mail on March 18th.

Event 4 – Outlaws of Black Desert

North America (XBOX/PS4): Thursday, March 12th, 20:30 PM – 22:30 PM (PST)

Europe (XBOX/PS4): Friday, March 13th, 20:30 PM – 22:30 PM (UTC)

ASIA (XBOX/PS4): Friday, March 13th, 18:00 – 20:00 (GMT+9)

Take part in a water balloon Serendian standoff between two GM teams! 

Two GMs will each summon 10 Adventurers to join their teams to take part in an epic water balloon fight!

Each GM will be on a horseback and your team’s task is to hit the opponent team’s GM with water balloons and throw them off their horse, while protecting your GM at the same time. The team which first throws the opponent GM off his horse 10 times wins!

Details

  • Apply for participation via server chat and GMs will teleport you to the event location.
  • You can buy water balloons from an NPC near the event location.
  • Hitting a GM with a water balloon has a 100% chance of throwing them off the horse.
  • You can only use water balloons (Adventurers trying to use different items will be removed from the island, and the team will have to continue with the remaining members)
  • Usage of water balloons will be blocked directly after the event ends and then removed from your inventory during the first maintenance after the event.
  • After one of the GMs is thrown off the horse 10 times, both teams will be sent out from the island and the next 2 teams will be invited.

Rewards

Winning Team:

– Gold Bar 100G 2x for all members

Losing Team:

– Gold Bar 100G 1x for all members

Rewards will be sent to your in-game mail on March 18th.

Event 5 – Cart Racing

North America (XBOX/PS4): Sunday, March 15th, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM (PST)

Europe (XBOX/PS4): Sunday, March 15th, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM (UTC)

ASIA (XBOX/PS4): Sunday, March 15th, 16:00 – 18:00 (GMT+9)

We’ll be bringing people to an undisclosed location to try out our custom Cart Racing track! All you will need to do is apply for participation and then when it is your turn, we will bring you to the start line. Pick up your carts, wait for the signal, then race your peers to the finish line. Glory awaits!

Details

  • Apply for participation via server chat and GMs will teleport you to the event location.
  • GMs will teleport 20 Adventurers to participate in the race. Once the race is over, participants will be sent back and the next group of 20 will be teleported to the island.
  • You can participate in the race only once.

Rewards

1st Place:

Book of Training Combat 10 hours x1

Book of Training Skill 10 hours x1

Other Participants:

Book of Training Combat 3 hours x1

Book of Training Skill 3 hours x1

Rewards will be sent to your in-game mail on March 18th.

Event 1 (Arsha Brawl) Rules

– In case of crashes/disconnects, Community Manager discretion will determine whether a repeat will take place.

– Resurrection items such as Elion’s Tears or Elion’s Blessings are NOT permitted. Using said items will result in a disqualification.

– Food Buffs, Elixirs and Alchemy Stones are permitted.

– In cases not listed above, Community Managers have the discretion to make decisions on the outcome of the match.

– In case of members of the same guild being on opposite teams, we may move one of them to the next match.

– Players that attempt to interrupt the tournament will find themselves ported out to sea.

Event 3 (O/X Quiz) Rules

– On the day of the events, more information will be sent through in-game notices.

– After the notice, join in through server chat. 

– Servers will be announced through in-game notices on the day of the events. 

– If more than 1 person from a guild enters the event, that guild will be disqualified. 

– The maximum number of participants for each quiz is 30 Adventurers. 

– You must be in a guild to participate. 

Source: https://www.console.playblackdesert.com/ps/News/Detail?boardNo=3378&category=0