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7-Eleven and other retailers set up shop inside MapleStory

By Spencer . December 4, 2007 . 10:55am

Nexon is taking a step towards bringing corporate America into MapleStory. In the future 7-Eleven and other “mega store partners” will be integrated inside the MMO with “themed quests”. Players who try the adverquests may be rewarded with a virtual Nexon Game Card. The card can be redeemed for Maple Points, which can be spent […]

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Maple Story DS tweaked for single players

By Spencer . November 8, 2007 . 1:15pm

Down from the depths of G*Star, Gamasutra (thanks Brandon!) caught some big announcements from Nexon. They have been working on a version of Maple Story for the DS and it’s slated to come out in the middle of next year for Korea. Unlike the cash-op MMO, Maple Story DS is designed as a single player […]

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NiGHTS flies into stores this December

By Spencer . October 15, 2007 . 12:28pm

All you NiGHTS fans mark December 18 on your calendar. The long awaited sequel to NiGHTS arrives in North America then, only a mere five days after Japan gets it. Unfortunately, Europe won’t see NiGHTS: Journey into Dreams until 2008, but they get to explore Endless Ocean before us.

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Maple Story anime coming in October

By Spencer . August 23, 2007 . 8:22am

Considering the worldwide popularity of Maple Story, I’m not surprised to see that an anime is set to air in Japan this October. However, the project seems odd for Madhouse who has made a name for themselves by releasing anime geared towards an older audience. This is the same studio responsible for Paranoia Agent, Trigun […]

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Audition Online comes to the PSP next month

By Spencer . May 16, 2007 . 9:38am

  Last month Nexon published Audition in North America for PCs with a revised soundtrack to fit the Total Request Live demographic. Audition is a music/rhythm game where players follow a series of commands to make their customizable avatars dance. While Audition is new to North America, it was designed and released in Korea in […]

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Nexon’s online Kart Racer is live

By Spencer . May 3, 2007 . 2:47pm

Nexon is probably best known for Maple Story, but they have other games too like Crazyracing Kartrider, trimmed down to just KartRider for North America. It’s an online multiplayer racing game, similar to Mario Kart, but with a cash shop. The game has been out in South Korea for awhile, but Nexon just opened up […]

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Maple Story coming to the DS in September

By Spencer . January 9, 2007 . 4:53am

Nexon who is partnering with Nintendo to distribute the DS in Korea announced that they are indeed working on Maple Story for the DS. Nexon plans to release Maple Story DS sometime in September 2007 for Korea. There are no announced plans for releases in other countries like America, Japan or Europe yet. However, Maple […]