Crossplay Update Preparation Notice

Notices Aug 24, 2023, 09:30 (UTC+8)

Greetings Adventurers,


Only two weeks remain until adventurers from Thailand and Southeast Asia will come to adventure together all in one server
As mentioned in a previous GM note, there will be several changes due to the crossplay update. This notice will be covering the pre-download process below.  



With SEA-TH Crossplay coming to Black Desert on Sept 6, 2023, adventurers will need to download a new launcher and game client. We recommend pre-downloading the necessary files prior to the crossplay update for smoother download speeds and guaranteed day-of access.

* You must login with the [pre-existing launcher] to play the game up until the crossplay update on Sept 6, 2023 (Wed). 
* New adventurers
can download the [pre-existing launcher] to play Black Desert right away.

* The new crossplay launcher boasts a new design with upgraded security and features for convenience.

  • Pre-Download period: Aug 24, 2023 (Thu) 09:30 - Sept 6, 2023 (Wed) before maintenance 
    • Steam users are unable to pre-download the crossplay launcher and must download the client through Steam on Sept 6, 2023 after maintenance.
    • You can pre-download from the crossplay launcher without logging into your account.
    • You can log into the crossplay launcher after Sept 6, 2023 maintenance. 
  • Client file size: Approx. 57.77 GB


* If issues arise during the pre-download, cancel (X) the download, then go to Settings to [Report Error].

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The launcher will appear if it's installed.
If it doesn't, try to run your downloaded launcher.

Install Guide

1 Run Pearl-Abyss-Launcher_Setup.exe to install the Black Desert launcher.

2 Start the game once installation is complete.