Pearl Abyss sponsored its the Into the Abyss event at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, where they announced the Black Desert game will be available on PlayStation 4 this year.

With preorders open on July 2, the sale will include early access to the full game and in-game rewards.

Based on the game’s worldwide success on PC, mobile, and Xbox platforms, the open-world MMORPG game will launch on the PS4 system in North America, Europe, Japan, and South Korea.

“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, in a statement. “If you’ve been looking for an open-world action MMORPG on the PS4 with deep personalization to fit your gameplay experience, we encourage you to preorder this July.”

Fans can become their true selves with the game’s intricate attention to detail in its character creation and skill-based, real-time combat. The PS4 update brings remastered graphics and audio to Black Desert with an updated UI, made for a responsive console experience.

Additionally, this year Pearl Abyss introduces Black Desert Mobile for iOS and Android devices to take the game on the go. Currently available in South Korea, Japan, and Taiwan, the mobile game brings its impressive graphics, skill-based combat, and intricate character customization to the North American market.

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