During E3 2019, Pearl Abyss announced that MMORPG Black Desert is set to release on PlayStation 4 later in 2019. The game originally launched for PC in North America in 2016, followed by an Xbox One version this last March.
Pearl Abyss also announced that the mobile version of Black Desert will see a global release in 2019. This version of the game is already available in Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan, and you can find a trailer here.
Find a trailer and press release below. Pre-orders will open on July 2.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – June 11, 2019 – During its second annual Into the Abyss event at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, Pearl Abyss revealed that Black Desert is coming to PlayStation®4 (PS4) in 2019. Additionally, the company announced that pre-orders will begin July 2nd and include early access to the full game and in-game rewards. Following its success on PC, mobile, and Xbox platforms with 20 million registered users worldwide, the open-world action MMORPG will be available on PS4 in North America, Europe, Japan and South Korea.
Watch the PS4 teaser trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eP-698M70cU
“Our team has been working diligently to make Black Desert the best that it can be, and we’re finally ready to reward our patient player base,” said Kwangsam Kim, Lead Producer of Black Desert at Pearl Abyss. “If you’ve been looking for a open-world action MMORPG on the PS4 with deep personalization to fit your gameplay experience, we encourage you to pre-order this July.”
Become your true self with unprecedented detail in character creation and skill-based, real-time combat. Featuring remastered graphics and audio, Black Desert for PS4 includes an optimized UI created specifically for a fluid, responsive console experience. With 4K resolution support for PS4 Pro, witness stunning visual environments in an expansive, living world.
Pearl Abyss additionally revealed that Black Desert Mobile is launching globally in 2019 for iOS and Android platforms. Currently available in South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, Black Desert Mobile boasts stunning graphics, skill-based combat and the most robust character customization of any mobile game on the market.
Pearl Abyss will be sharing more detailed information soon for PS4 content creators interested in joining the Black Desert Partner Program.