Yes, MapleStory 2 Will Be Released Worldwide


MapleStory 2 is planned for a worldwide release, Nexon America confirmed this morning.


Nexon said that the game, which has been in development since 2010, will enter closed beta in Korea later this year, and that a worldwide release schedule will be confirmed at a later date.


Last night, Nexon debuted a gameplay trailer for MapleStory 2, which they say contains footage from the game engine in its Alpha state. You can watch that here.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.