according to the latest news that blade and soul eu would be released on january 19, 2016. blade & soul has officially been released in korea, china, japan, and taiwan as so far. if you can"t wait to play bns online, we are glad to introduce the tutorial how to download and install blade&soul(tw) in english. each of these regions has their own characteristics, we recommend you choose to play bns(tw) in advance. “north american players can get a ping of anywhere from 150ms to 270ms to thebns taiwan without a vpn. with a vpn it can be reduced by 50ms ~ 80ms. ping to the chinese servers can be anywhere from 170ms to 400ms, depending on location.”
low system requirementsblade & soul can be played on window xp, vista or window 7 operating system. as for graphics card, geforce 8800gtx and radeon hd 4850 which were released at the end of last year are officially recommended. generally, computers that are able to run recent common mmos are good enough to run blade & soul smoothly.
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1. creating an account
access the official bns taiwan site
you can create an account with your email address or link an account to your facebook. however, you cannot merge an email account with a facebook account, so choose wisely.
if you choose to create a new account linked to your email address, complete the form below and you will be sent a verification email to activate your account. after you do this, you will be done with the account creation.
blade and soul installation
go to “sign in” and log in with your credentials.
your main account will grant you access to the download page, or you can access this
this will take you to a webpage to download the game launcher. make also sure that you download and install the directx and visual c files the game requires. without those files, you will receive an error.
once you launch the installer, you’ll see the following windows. to install the launcher, click on the highlighted areas. here’s what it looks like:
the installer will start downloading the game. the files are heavy, almost 18gb in total, so the installation time will depend on your connection. it might get stuck at 100%, but that only means the download is ready.
once you are done, click on the big orange button to launch the game. this will launch the non translated version of the game, but it will allow you to test if the installation was done correctly.
congratulations! you’ve installed the game. the only step left if to apply the patch in en to understand it.
install the patch. tip: it is recommended to download the latest patch every week.
you can directly install it in the nc game folder. if you haven"t changed the default location, it should be located in:
c:\program files (x86)\nctaiwan\blade & soul
and you’re done! your game will change from this:
you are now another bns player! if your are unsure of the server you wish to join, here are examples of servers with english speaking players.