Daum will be launching the next beta test for Black Desert Online soon ahead of the game’s launch next month. From today, players who have pre-oredered can reserve their name.
Starting at 6PM UTC, pre-order customers can reserve a name via this page and pre-orders are still be taken right up until 26 February. Explorer’s or Conqueror’s package pre-order customers are also granted access to the next beta test phase which starts on 18 February at 8AM UTC and runs until 22 February.
For the next beta phase Daum has updated and added the following features.
- Revamped Karma system, which balances player kills and death penalties
- Addition of voiceovers
- French and German localization
- Addition of tutorial videos
- Adjustments to experience gain
- Maximum player level of 55
- Improved user interface
Daum has also scheduled a number of in-game events for this phase and details of these will be posted closer to the start of the next test.
Black Desert Online launches in 3 March.