Kakao Games has sent word that the Black Desert Online playerbase has surged since the release of the remastered version earlier this month. Returning players have increased over 100% since last week and new players joining has increased 24% in the same time period. “We are ecstatic after seeing that our hard work on Black Desert Remastered has been so positively perceived by the community at large. The heart-warming reactions have definitely been a morale booster. We want to thank our players all over the world for playing our game,” said Jae Hee Kim, Executive Producer at Pearl Abyss. “We are highly motivated to keep the game current and up-to-date by continuing to develop exciting new content while striving for continuous improvements and optimizations.” Learn more about the remastered version on the Black Desert Online site.