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Black Desert Online Awarded Best MMORPG of the Year

MikehaMikeha Member EpicPosts: 9,164
edited November 2018 in Black Desert Online

Pearl Abyss announced today that the PC MMORPG 'Black Desert' won 'MMORPG Game of the Year' at the 'Thailand Game Show' (TGS). TGS, held in Bangkok, Thailand from 26th to 28th, is the most prestigious game show in Southeast Asia.

The Thailand Game Awards is held every year as part of TGS 2018 to recognize outstanding game companies for quality game content and service, and Black Desert Online took home the prestigious title of Best MMORPG of the Year.

Past Achievements

In 2014 and 2015, Black Desert Online (BDO) was named MMORPG of the Year by Russia's GOHARU. In Japan, BDO took home Web Money's Best Game Award for three consecutive years starting in 2015. MMORPG also named BDO the Best new MMORPG in 2016, one of the 10 Best MMOs of 2017 and 2018, and both MMOS and Massively OP named the game MMORPG of the Year in 2016. After launching in Taiwan in 2017, BDO received the Taipei Game Start Award and ranks number one on Bahamut's game rankings. Also in 2017, BDO was awarded the Best of Show Winner at the 2017 Brazil Game Show.

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  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 37,640
    So many awards, yet still so very average....


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  • Viper482Viper482 Member EpicPosts: 3,347
    Best at what? AFK progression features? 
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  • TheocritusTheocritus Member EpicPosts: 8,264
    How many other MMOs do they even play in Thailand?
  • TheScavengerTheScavenger Member EpicPosts: 3,321
    Still better than battle royale fallout 76

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  • AlbatroesAlbatroes Member LegendaryPosts: 7,550
    I finally understand how a person from Thailand feels when they see a game get game of the year in the NA/EU market awards.
  • IselinIselin Member LegendaryPosts: 15,512
    I wonder which one got game of the year in Liechtenstein?
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  • MikehaMikeha Member EpicPosts: 9,164
  • GutlardGutlard Member RarePosts: 1,019
    Maybe I'll check it out, if it ever gets released in the states...  o:)

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  • sausagemixsausagemix Member UncommonPosts: 96
    I guess they needed to give the title to ....someone.
  • MikehaMikeha Member EpicPosts: 9,164
    The domination continues
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