06.04.2022 — 20.04.2022

Source of Ions & Mysterious Knight


Source of Ions

Event Period

- April 6, 2022 (Wed) after maintenance - April 20, 2022 (Wed) before maintenance


Event Details

① Defeat monsters during the event to be able to obtain the [Event] Source of Ions.

Defeat Monsters to Obtain During the Event
[Event] Source of Ions
② Once obtained, the [Event] Source of Ions will be instantly consumed and an “ion visual effect” will appear for 6-7 seconds along with the message: “A mysterious energy pervades the air.”

▲ Hurry to where the ions appear!

③ If you move to the area indicated by the “ion visual effect,” ions will descend upon you after a certain amount of time. The character hit by the ions will receive an Extra AP Against Monsters +10 and Monster Damage Reduction +5 buff.

- You can receive the same buff from the ion effect of another Adventurer.

- This buff has a duration of 10 minutes.

- The event buff’s duration will be refreshed if you receive it again while it is already active.

E.g.) If you receive the buff again while you have 2 minutes remaining, then the buff’s duration will be refreshed to 10 minutes.

Mysterious Knight

Event Period

- April 6, 2022 (Wed) after maintenance - April 20, 2022 (Wed) before maintenance


Event Details

① During the event, the Mysterious Knight will appear in various monster zones throughout the Black Desert world.

▲ When the Mysterious Knight appears, you’ll see the message: “A Mysterious Knight appeared nearby!”

② Interact (R) with the Mysterious Knight to receive the “Wisdom of Battle” buff.
Interaction Obtainable Buff
Select [Skill] Wisdom of Battle (180 min) Skill EXP +300%
- The event buff has a duration of 180 minutes, and the Mysterious Knight will disappear 30 minutes after it first appears.

Learn More About the Event Buff

① Only the most recently obtained event buff will be active, and all other similar buffs will disappear. For example, if you have an active buff from interacting with Lenio and you interact with the Mysterious Knight, then Lenio's buff will disappear and only the Mysterious Knight’s buff will remain active.


② As such, any past similar event buffs (Slippery Scallywags' Shanty, Ynix’s Flame, Sandstorm, etc.) that are active will disappear if you receive this event’s buff by interacting with the Mysterious Knight.


③ If you receive the exact same event buff while it is already active, the buff’s duration will be refreshed. (E.g., If you re-acquire the same buff with 50 minutes remaining, then the duration time will be refreshed to 180 minutes.)

* The details mentioned above also apply to all similar event buffs. (Mysterious Knight, Ynix’s Flame, Sandstorm, Ancient Kyve, Slippery Scallywags' Shanty)

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