A new trailer has been released for the sequel to the popular MMO, Maplestory 2 is heading to the west after it’s original launch in South Korea in 2015.
A closed Beta begins for the new MMO on May 9th, for Players from the Americas, Europe, and Oceania. Check for details on the official site. Sign-ups for the Beta run until May 6th.
The new version will bring to international audiences a full 3d engine instead of the 2d visuals of the original Maplestory. Much of the setting is the same though as the game still resides in Maple World. There will also be a lot of customization options for characters and dwellings as well. Nexon plans to bring lots more content, classes and other additions to the international version over time.
Get ready for MapleStory 2! MapleStory 2 brings the magic of depth to the classic Maple World, with new mysteries to uncover, new foes to face and new outfits to design!
- Claim your Destiny as an Epic Hero
Whether with a sword or bow, a staff or wand, a greatsword nearly as large as you are or the finest stiletto, MapleStory 2 has a class for however you like to fight. Each class has their own story, detailing their rise from a commoner with little experience but great potential, and into one of the great heroes of Maple World. Choose your favorite class and start your journey in MapleStory 2!
- Build your Dream World
But there’s far more to do in MapleStory 2 than simply beat down slimes all day. Hang up your sword, pull off that armor and dive right into one of the greatest canvases in MMORPG history! MapleStory 2 features powerful tools to let all of our players truly customize their own corner of Maple World, from character customization, designing special outfits, building your own dream house and so much more. Share your designs and express your creativity throughout Maple World!
- Explore a New Dimension of MapleStory
Maple World is just that: a world. Cities, volcanoes, fields, jungles and more, the full array of MapleStory 2’s environments, dungeons and battlefields will allow you to see the colorful expanse of MapleStory in a whole new way!