"Black Desert" On PS4 Will Launch The Beta On August 9th

Good news for PS4 fans as the beta for Black Desert will be coming to the console on August 9th, giving players a chance to test it out before launch. You can sign up for the beta at this link as it will launch on August 9th at Midnight PDT and conclude at the same time on August 13th. The devs also let players know that those who order the Deluxe and Ultimate Editions allow 48-hour early access to the full game, and PlayStation Plus members receive a 10% discount on all pre-order editions. You can read more about those below along with the trailer.

Pearl Abyss Reveals PS4 Launch Date For "Black Desert"
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As a free download, players are invited to join the adventure to become their true selves. Black Desert is available for pre-order with Standard ($29.99 USD), Deluxe ($49.99 USD) and Ultimate ($99.99 USD) Editions, which offers various in-game rewards.

Explore the lands of Calpheon with six character classes, including the Warrior, Sorceress, Ranger, Berserker, Wizard and Witch. Adventurers can create their ideal characters through the robust customization tool, embark on a journey to reach a maximum level of 50, and participate in GM events.

Black Desert boasts next-generation visuals and skill-based, real-time combat that has been optimized for responsive controls on PS4. With 4K resolution support for PS4 Pro, experience stunning visual environments in a player-driven economy and an expansive, living world.

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