Pearl Abyss revealed today that Shadow Arena, the Black Desert Online Battle Royale mode, would be shuttered on April 10th. The short notice caught many off-guard, but
Shadow Arena was first revealed on January 8,
As some news spread that Pearl Abyss busy at work preparing for Black Desert Online's console release and development on a new game, it is perhaps not
The battle royal mode seems more
Some MMORPGs have also experimented with battle royale modes over the years, including the Chinese developed title Revelation Online. Despite the skyrocketing popularity of the Battle Royale genre, no MMORPG has managed to reap much success from such modes just yet.