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Black Desert Ramps Up Difficulty For Russia

As so many MMOs coming from the East have proven in recent years, it’s not unexpected for one to pull out from coming West as it’s not only expensive, but often costly, to port games over here as they need to be tweaked for a Western audience as well as translated into multiple languages. So whenever the topic of Black Desert comes up, there are very often cries of, “Never coming West!” Well there has been some news in this regard which while not directly related to a Western release, does show promise for Black Desert’s willingness to change.

 

Black Desert Getting Tougher For Russian Audience - MMOGames.com - Your source for MMOs & MMORPGs

 

GameNet, publishers of Black Desert in Russia, are actually making the game harder for its Russian release. In the Korean version of Black Desert, players can apparently more-or-less solo most things in the game, and Western and Russian players are upset enough by this that GameNet have revealed that they intend to make content in Black Desert tougher in PvP as well as PvE content.

While it’s unclear whether or not these changes will make it to the Western Black Desert client, one can only hope that boss fights amount to more than simply standing still skill-spamming as the Russian client hopes to change.

 

Source: Black Desert Online

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About Hannah Richardson-Lewis

Hannah is an avid MMO player and Twitter addict. You can usually find her exploring a hidden corner of some fantasy world or other, or squealing girlishly over vanity pets. As MMOGames' European Assistant Editor she makes sure that you get the best content as well as other sneaky behind-the-scenes things. In her spare time, she blogs at dragonsandwhimsy.com and tends to hop between World of Warcraft, Elder Scrolls Online, SWTOR and FFXIV.