Let's start with something simple. If you want to play an oriental martial-arts MMORPG go with Blade & Soul. If you prefer playing a fantasy medieval themed game with anything goes, then go with Black Desert. Which game has a better world to offer? That's a very tricky question you see mainly because both worlds have unique themes, but the right question to ask is which world is bigger? If you've done your research, it's no secret that Black Desert offers a massive open seamless world without loading nor any fast travel teleporting mechanics. Blade & Soul also offers a big world, but you'll most likely run into a loading screen here and there. It will offer a lot more unique looking areas because of the zoning to zoning at the same would be a nice choice for people that prefer teleporting from one area to another with fast travels. If you don't have a lot of time to play games, playing Black Desert might pose a problem, because you're going to be running or riding from one … [Read more...] about STEPARU News, Reviews, Previews & Information for Foreign Games Black Desert VS Blade & Soul 2016 Special
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Netmarble recently revealed their own version of Blade & Soul for the mobile device powered by the Unreal Engine 4. Blade & Soul Revolution is one of those games that I'm eagerly waiting to try out. After watching some of the floor demos, it clearly showed a lot of auto-play and questing at the start, I hope they tone it down. Then again, all the fun in the original version was mostly in the Arena PvP and dungeons. At least, the 30vs30 system looked interesting! Still gonna try it out no matter what since I'm a true B&S junkie. I'll be really sad if the PvP turns out to be a credit card battle. … [Read more...] about STEPARU News, Reviews, Previews & Information for Foreign Games Guess How Many Different Versions of Blade & Soul Exist
Aion 2 takes place 900 years before the PC game, Aion: The Tower of Eternity. One main feature is the appearance of dimensional cracks, allowing players from different servers to engage in large-scale PVP. Gliding and wings will no doubt be there as the IP’s signature element. NCsoft even claimed Aion 2 will have features which could not be realized in the PC game, and that its vision for the game is “no longer a dream”. Such big lofty words. … [Read more...] about – Aion 2 and Blade & Soul 2 officially announced
The Blade & Soul: 3rd Anniversary Festival is a time for celebration and brings with it some exciting events with flashy rewards, including the NCSOFT West-designed Anniversary Costume Set and more. Players can expect a ton of shiny new rewards and activities to get them, so here’s a rundown of what’s new this year. The Anniversary event will run from January 16 to February 6. … [Read more...] about Blade & Soul 3rd Anniversary: All The New Rewards You Need To See!
While the Archer shares the traditional damage meter with other classes, the way it impacts combat is personal to the Archer. Dispensing enough damage to fill up the damage meter allows Archers to utilize a pair of DPS attacks without any applicable cooldown, keep that up and you can continue to chain them as hard as possible. In addition to this, the Archer has a second resource bar that is brand new. By using a Focus and Spray set of skill, players can fill this bar. As this bar fills, other skills increase their damage potential. At its peak, it is intended to make a significant difference to the DPS of the archer. … [Read more...] about Hands On With Blade & Soul’s New Archer Class