Press release

Major MapleStory M Update Brings Two New Explorer Classes; Buccaneer and Marksman

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Leading mobile MMORPG MapleStory
has a major fun-filled update with the introduction of two
new Explorers – Buccaneer and Marksman, the arrival of the new
Expedition Boss: Corrupted Empress Cygnus, and a variety of additional
updates such as Link Skill and Secondary Weapons.

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MapleStory M Major Update Banner (Graphic: Business Wire)

MapleStory M Major Update Banner (Graphic: Business Wire)

The all-new Buccaneer Explorer allows players to engage in
thrilling close combat with overpowering charged up attacks. Meanwhile,
the Marksman Explorer is lethal with its crossbow giving higher
critical damage from close range, whereas it gives higher final damage
with farther range. These Explorers join a fray of characters ready to
challenge the latest Expedition Boss: Corrupted Empress Cygnus.
Upon defeat of Corrupted Empress Cygnus, players can obtain the Dream
Stone, which can be used to craft the “Empress Equipment Set.”

The update also brings link skills and secondary weapons! Link skills
grant the ability to teach characters in the same server a special
skill. With secondary weapons, players can equip two
weapons for ferocious and diverse attack combinations, a power unlike
ever before!

Starting today, exciting in-game events will be available, including:

  • New Explorers Burning Event: Until June 19, new Explorers
    between level 3 to 75 will be given a total of 3 bonus levels each
    time they level up
  • New Explorers Growth Support Event: Until June 19, newly
    created Explorers who reach a certain level will obtain a special
    Growth Support Box
  • New Explorers Celebration On-Time Event: Until May 30, players
    who login to the game will receive a special rewards that include Pet
    Package, Character Slot Coupon, uto-Battle Charge Tickets, Epic
    Mysterious Weapon/Armor Whetstones.
  • Turnabout Event: Until June 6, players will be able to earn
    one-of-a-kind rewards by opening Turnabout Event Boxes.
  • BBQ Event: From June 6 to June 19, players can acquire
    delicious BBQ recipes from hunting to create smoky sensational
    goodness after completing cooking mini games

To learn more about MapleStory M, visit the Google
or App
page and follow @PlayMapleM
on Twitter for the latest updates.

New Explorers Assets

New Explorers Trailer

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About MapleStory M

MapleStory M, launched globally on July 24, 2018, brings the nostalgic
world of side-scrolling MMORPG MapleStory to mobile, offering the same
endless amount of customization, immersive storylines and epic boss
raids that fans have come to expect from the epic franchise. Available
in 140 countries and 9 languages, MapleStory M quickly reached 10
million downloads within 100 days after global launch.

About Nexon America Inc.

Nexon America, a subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO) with
more than 80 live games operated across more than 190 countries, is a
global leader in online games. Nexon America introduced
micro-transactions and the free-to-play business model in the Western
market and is widely credited with unmatched global expertise in
sophisticated live game operations, nurturing player communities, and
for sustaining titles for years, even decades. Nexon is listed on the
Tokyo Stock Exchange, and the company was placed on the Nikkei Stock
Index 300 in 2017.