Leveling up a property can only be done after you have purchased it and will cost additional silver. Starting Your BDO Alchemy Career. Contribution points are shown in the left upper corner of the screen.The right number is your total contribution points and the left number are your available contribution points When you hover over your contribution points in the upper left corner of the screen you can see where your invested points are, for example in housing or nodes. The larger and more functional the house is, the more Contribution Points will be needed. Ability points - You need ability points to buy your character's combat skills. The other dishes are also useful. In Black Desert, you deal with various types of points that help you explore the game world and foster communication. View the full list of merchants here. VIEW See where you can use your Giftaway eGC! Therefore, you may want to check the strategic value of a house before you decide to buy it. Contribution points, in the same vein as energy points, should be spent frequently, and unlike energy points, contribution points are never actually consumed, which means that they can in fact be spent with reckless abandon. You are given the option to invest in a Node after talking to the manager. Step 3: Invest Contribution Points in the Node. Contribution points are never lost, you can invest and withdraw them freely without any penalty. Nodes in BDO are represented by icons on your game map (M) after you have visited a location. Menu Home Black Desert Online Conan Exiles Fallout 76 Path of Exile Other Games. You receive those points… From this, you can see that the Dish With Poorly Prepared Ingredients is the one that gives you contribution points when you turn it in too the appropriate NPC. It will not cost additional contribution points. Alchemy The investment menu can be seen at the top left of the screen. In the image below you see the location of a residence in Velia you can get for a single contribution point. Nodes are useful because they allow you to invest your Contribution Points (CP) and energy to earn special benefits like money, game items, buffs, trade routes, and amity help. Contribution Chart for CP soft cap and hard cap Black Desert Online BDO Contribution Points table. In Velia you should see your first node location just south of the city. For the full Terms and Conditions of all Giftaway eGCs, please click here. Under “Detailed Use” we can see what each level will give us. Such points are called ability points, contribution points and energy points. For BDO Rewards card, since My SMAC is exclusive for SM Advantage card and Prestige Card, you need to use the BDO Online Banking to view your points. For viewing you points using SM Advantage website, click this link and if you want to enable viewing of BDO Rewards in your BDO Online Banking, you can use this guide. Investment requires Contribution Points, which you should have at least a few of even if you're a new player. Donate your points and support BDO Foundation’s disaster response and financial inclusion advocacies. It is the Bartali Farm. The contribution point cost ranges from a single contribution point to a few points depending on the size of the residence. We can see that getting the storage to level 1 will give us 3 more storage space, whilst level 4 will give us 12 more storage space. For me I have 14 available contribution points out of a total of 48 earned.