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Greetings Adventurers!

We are happy to announce that the recently revealed Lahn class will be introduced to Black Desert Online on May 23 and the pre-creation will be available on May 16th!

Lahn is a master of martial arts who trained in a dynasty of the far east. Her story begins by becoming a priestess but falls to an evil scheme, which she tragically loses her lover in the battlefield. Grieved by her loss, she realizes that strength is the only way to achieve her ideals. Determined to return to her home one day and protect the ones she loves, she embarks on a journey in search of greater power.

The upcoming female class uses a new weapon type that is exclusive to her, a stretchable main-hand weapon called the Crescent Pendulum. This is a crescent-moon shaped blade on the end of a long piece of cloth. She throws and swings her weapon with immaculate grace and completes her deadly arsenal with the Noble Sword, a short blade that is her...
For the month of May our member spotlight is on MuffinforHire. Muffin has been a member of the Acolytes since January 1 2018. Muffin joined the Acolytes through the Black Desert Online Division and is currently one of the officers there. The Acolytes BDO division's main focus is being a well rounded guild that experiences everything the game has to offer. We do not focus on any specific element, but participate in open world pvp, guild boss scrolls, guild missions, pve grind, Sea Monster hunting, Valtarra and scroll groups. Black Desert Online is a popular sandbox-oriented MMORPG that currently does not have a monthly subscription.



Tinc
1. When and why did you join the Acolyte Community?

Muffin
1. I joined in December 2017.. or January 2018..? Somewhere around there. I initially joined to just be in a guild for BDO and stayed after realizing how great the community actually...
Greetings!

As Bless Online’s Steam EA release is fast approaching, we know that many of you are curious about the 5 classes available in the game. In an effort to help you familiarize yourself with the different class combat styles, we have prepared a little preview! In addition to specific combat-related details on each class, we are also sharing class gameplay introduction videos so that you can see each class in action.

Also, please note that names for skills, effects, resources, and stances may not be finalized.

  • Guardian
    https://youtu.be/v0LWGhX9v24
    (This preview video was taken in a development environment and therefore does not reflect the final version)

    Guardians in Bless are known to be brilliant strategic commanders who protect both their allies and the front lines. How do they do this you ask? Well, they need to be brave. Every time a guardian uses a combo, they gain bravery (a resource like mana). Once a guardian’s bravery...
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Update 18 introduces a selection of additions and improvements for all Elder Scrolls Online players, including Crown Store Gifting, Daily Rewards, and combat changes that are designed to help you play the way you want to play. Find out more in this preview article!

Update 18 will arrive in June as a free base-game update for all ESO players. This means you do not need to have purchased ESO: Summerset in order to enjoy Update 18's new features and improvements. If you're interested in Update 18's PvP changes and additions, check out our Alliance War and Battlegrounds preview article.

DAILY REWARDS
With Update 18 and Daily Rewards, you are rewarded simply by entering the game! When you log into ESO, you'll be able to claim a unique reward that can include different...
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Greetings!

As we march towards the May release of Bless Online on Steam, many of you asked how the Steam version of Bless Online is going to be different from its past or currently available releases. We definitely understand where the questions are coming from. We have not shared as much as we should have in explaining how the game will be different from what you see in Korea or Japan servers. That’s why we decided to focus this blog on describing some of the key changes we are bringing to the Steam release.

While we’ve been developing Bless Online for a long time, our focus on making Bless Online a great game has never wavered. We also have an amazing and active community that has not given up on us but continue to support us and give constructive feedback. One of the primary goals for the Steam release is to make sure to address some of the key concerns that have been repeatedly raised by the community. Now, let’s explore what some of those changes are.


Combat System...
Lassiz Plays Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Pre-Alpha - Visionary Realms visits Lassiz' channel and runs through Black Rose Keep. Boss fights, deaths, and a pinch of chaos are a sure bet!

If you are interested in playing Pantheon with the Acolytes come launch let us know and hop into our Discord to chat about Pantheon!

There is soooo much hype around Ashes of Creation. Their Alpha 1 playable state will be open in Q4 of 2018. Their marketing department is second to none when it comes to hyping up the game. If you are remotely interested in Ashes of Creation then watching this video is a must.

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Our newest major update, Legends Return, a.k.a. Update 4.5, is launching on the very fitting day of April 5, 2018. Focused on the power of long forgotten myths of both sky-ruling dragons and the darkness that lurks in the depths of the world, this update includes both new features for all players and long-requested improvements.

Today, we talk about what awaits you in the next update, and the new Fresh Start Progression Servers coming with it.

A New Style of Fresh Start

For those of you who keep a close eye on the Korean servers, you may have heard about their new progression server: Orchidna. This style of Fresh Start server opens up with a classic launch day ArcheAge experience: level 50 cap, Magnificent level gear, and a focus on the mainland continents. Slowly, over the coming months, this server will evolve with unlocked crafting tiers, raid bosses,...
Our member spotlight for the month of March is going to be about Wraithen. Wraithen has been a long time Acolyte and will be heading up our Star Citizen division of Acolytes. Wraithen's current plans for the Star Citizen chapter is for the star citizen chapter of the acolytes is to build a security based guild providing escort service for non combat based trading guilds as well as ground security for mining operations and salvage. we will be a combat focused guild that includes pvp and pve aspects of the game. i will have a secondary guild setup for community members that have no desire to participate in a competitive guild format.

"Star Citizen is an upcoming massively multiplayer, space trading and combat game developed and published by Chris...
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Folks,

For those of you who may have missed out on our Monday livestream: we have officially announced the date for the opening of Beta 1, which will be this upcoming July 4th, 2018! Mark it on your calendars, folks! If you missed out on the stream with Mark and Andrew where they cover the details and plenty of questions, you can catch that HERE. The team here at CSE is very excited, not only to announce the date, but to deliver a solid experience for our Backers that is well worth the wait! Hop over to our homepage to check out our new countdown clock, courtesy of James!

Of course that was a hard act to follow, but we did our best, with a full week of testing with our IT and Alpha folks! Many thanks for helping us find and fix stability issues on this new build. We spent much of this week also working on the planning for our next sprint, which is just one step on the road to Beta 1....