Great news to all you Western Black Desert Online fans who are dying for updates on the North American and European release of this highly anticipated Korean MMORPG. Developer Pearl Abyss is in the final stage of negotiations with a potential publisher for the North America and Europe versions of Black Desert, according to Korean site Inven. One Pearl Abyss representative said at E3 2014 that the publisher will sound familiar when players learn what the name is, but he can’t get into specifics right now. The Black Desert NA and EU release has been teased for quite a while now.
Black Desert’s release is confirmed in Korea, Russia and Japan, but the studio plans to bring the game to other regions including China, SEA, Taiwan and Turkey. Black Desert will be free-to-play in Russia and won’t have a IP block.