Let me tell you the truth. Very few other people will.
Black Desert is Pay2Win.
buy expensive items from the market, you buy cash shop items, sell
those cash shop items on the market, and then buy items from each other.
This is how most of the economy works in Black Desert.
Basically, let's say you want to buy this ring from the market.
Ogre's ring, 63 million.
Either you grind for weeks, or.....
We buy "pearls" from the cash shop with real money.
We buy, let's say costumes, with pearls from cash shop.
Now we go back to the market and sell our costumes:
Now we can buy our RING.