Black Desert Online – Launch date for new Guardian class announced for western server

Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games today announced that they are releasing the 19th class for Black Desert Online soon. The Guardian is a new combatant stepping into the limelight and will be available on January 22nd with pre-registration being available on December 24. The Guardian is a female combatant from the mountains who follows the will of the ancient dragon Omua. She must wade through the turmoil of her fragmented memories and make a pact with the Black Spirit in search of Ynix, the holy flame that could kill even the gods…

The Guardian wields a battleaxe and shield and uses melee attacks to suppress enemies. She charges and grabs them by the neck to smash them with her shield as her axe mercilessly hacks all foes. She is the bastion of the battlefield and strikes with perfectly calculated blows to fend off all who dare oppose her. The Guardian uses a variety of skills to control the flow of the battlefield with wide and powerful strikes of her axe and shield.