Black Desert Online – Dark Souls III technology helping to improve game

Pearl Abyss, developer of Black Desert Online, has signed an MOU with Japan’s Silicon Studio for bilateral technical cooperation. The two organizations will be working together on graphic technology research and engine development, with Black Desert Online benefiting from the advancements and breakthroughs. The game’s visual will be elevated to an even greater degree of fidelity.


One of the world’s most renowned graphics companies, Silicon Studio has been working in the digital entertainment business since the beginning of 1999, developing a variety of middleware and game engine solutions for PC and mobile game titles. Silicon Studio’s YEBIS, used in games such as Bloodborne and Dark Souls III, is famed as being the best post-processing software for optical effects.