We understand there are now a number of players live streaming BlackoutRO. We would like to offer our support via promotion and providing an environment to assist them.
If you are currently streaming once a week or more, or intend to start streaming, please contact me either here (via...
If you have played other RO private servers, your account may be compromised. CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS!
If you have not played that server, your account is safe and you have nothing to worry about. Otherwise, read on.
Some of our players' accounts have already been compromised. The...
Entries to this event have now closed. Winners will be announced in due course. Many thanks for all the submissions.
Event - Post a Screenshot for our Facebook Cover Photo
This event is simple. All you need to do is post a screenshot, in this forum thread, that we can use as a cover photo...
What: Christmas Event 2019
When: Starts December 21, 2019 00:00 UTC, Ends December 27, 2019 23:59 UTC
Where: amatsu 217 215
On December 21, a NPC will appear in Amatsu. This NPC will provide tasks which players can complete.
One new task will become available each day at midnight...
Thought I'd make a public note of this, as I will likely receive PMs over this time asking why I'm inactive.
Going on holiday from December 22nd. Will be back on January 5th.
Taking my laptop with me, but won't be doing any work while I am away. Available for emergencies. My response time will...
What's Happening in December 2019?
Welcome to the first edition of what is intended to be a monthly occurrence. Here, get a preview of what you can expect from BlackoutRO this month.
The most important thing on this list is that we will be restarting marketing efforts. It is important we are...
War of Emperium Schedule Change
This is a notice to inform players of a change to War of Emperium scheduling starting December 2, 2019. This means as of next week, the new schedule will be in place.
As outlined in the development discussion thread, the region contested on a particular day will...
The idea is simple:
Any (maybe not any, but some) dungeons that have a start point and an end point (i.e. not open-ended) will have an instanced version of the dungeon.
In these instanced versions, the mobs will all be aggressive and a lot stronger, have different drops and no respawns.
What: Halloween Hunting
When: Starts October 28, 2019 @ 00:00 UTC (once maintenance is over), Ends November 5, 2019 @ 23:59 UTC
Where: amatsu 216 216
Farm and collect the following materials and trade them to the 'Halloween 2019' NPC in Amatsu. There are two sets of materials and...
Endless Tower Redesign
Suggested redesign for Endless Tower instance. This has been on the to-do list since 2016. Sorry.
A beta version containing floors 1-25 will soon be ready to test (hopefully within 2 weeks), assuming no major overhauls are required.
Feedback welcomed and appreciated.
We are looking for feedback on possible changes to War of Emperium and Credit Stores.
Note: All prices are TBA. Everything is hypothetical and up for discussion.
War of Emperium Schedule
1. Reduce to 4 WoE per week.
(FE) Wednesday 13:00 UTC
(FE) Saturday 03:00 UTC
Developers and Staff members will post development related content in this forum. Players are welcomed to provide feedback on the ideas put here. The ideas generated here may be based on player feedback or original ideas from Dev/Staff team.
Development - Best Way to Receive and Moderate Feedback?
We, the Staff and Development team, want to find out the best way to receive and moderate feedback with regards to development. That is - how can we show you what we are working on, and how can you [the public] provide feedback in...
Pixellius Resigns As Administrator
Pixellius has resigned from the position of Administrator as of September 26, 2019.
There was a mutual decision to part ways. We thank him for his services to BlackoutRO and wish him well in the future.
The Staff Team is currently discussing options to move...
Update: Maintenance is complete as of 00:10 UTC.
Maintenance - Short Notice - Dec/19/2018
There will be a maintenance happening on short notice. It will start at 00:00 on Wednesday December 19, 2018. The downtime will be approximately 10 minutes. The time is being used to...
I love this server. I only want it to succeed. But I have to say goodbye.
I have struggled with my mental health for a long time. One month ago it reached breaking point. Now, it is at a point where I can no longer contribute to BlackoutRO. I hope you will love this server as I have. I tried...
Agit Lord: I
In the lifespan of BlackoutRO, there was one event which captured the imagination of many players. From 2013 to 2015, Guild of the Month was a staple on the calendar. To be crowned the winner was an enormous achievement and a great honour.
Hyper Warfare was an event hosted at the...