MapleStory is a free-to-play side-scrolling MMORPG from Wizet and Nexon. offers a world in which fantastical adventures and realistic interaction collide. It is a place where hunting monsters and casting spells is as ordinary as befriending a stranger down the street. All it takes is simply creating your own character to venture out into the world of MapleStory—where it really becomes your story. Players adventure in the vast and vibrant Maple World, interacting with unique NPCs, fighting ferocious monsters, and adventuring with other players.
Epic Adventure – Welcome to MapleStory, the original side-scrolling MMORPG where epic adventure, action and good friends await you. With hundreds of hours of gameplay, this immersive role-playing experience will allow you to unleash your wild side as you create and train a mighty hero, conquer perilous dungeons, overcome terrifying bosses, socialize with your friends and much more. Your MapleStory begins today!
Legendary Quest – The sinister Black Mage and his minions have returned to terrorize Maple World after a defeat by six legendary heroes centuries ago. Now you are MapleStory’s only hope of eliminating the evil for good. Embark on a hero’s journey and become a champion capable of ridding the world of eternal darkness!
Forge Your Hero – Create a gaming experience as unique as your personality by designing your own MapleStory hero. With over 20 unique classes to choose from, as well as an almost limitless number of cosmetic options, your hero will truly become one-of-a-kind.
Wide, Wide World – Traverse lush forests, arid deserts, frozen tundras, underwater kingdoms, lost civilizations and even a city in the sky! With hundreds of locations to visit and dozens of dungeons to master, MapleStory offers a wealth of gameplay for players to experience.
Parties and Guilds – Adventure with other players and take on quests or form a guild and create your own guild emblem. Make and adventure with new friends from all over the world!
MapleStory Begins the Battle Against the Black Mage
The Gathering of Heroes event in MapleStory opens up a number of ways for players to level up and grant strength to the fight against the Black Mage.
MMO Halloween Events in 2017
It's that time of year again and that means MMO Halloween events are right around the corner. We'll keep you updated with all the relevant information.
MapleStory Brings New and Returning Halloween Events
This year's MapleStory Halloween will feature a host of returning events as well as a brand new Midnight Monster Bash event.
MapleStory V Update Goes Live Today
With new fifth job skills, a new advancement system, new quests, and new enhancements, the MapleStory V update brings a lot to the MMO.
New MapleStory Based Mobile Game Revealed
New MapleStory based mobile game revealed by Nexon.
Play Like a Boss in MapleStory
Until January 19, players can assume the role of MapleStory boss Pink Bean, and live out their fantasies of playing like a boss.
READ ALL ABOUT IT: NOVEMBER 15, 2015
This week in Read All About It, we look at MMO industry news surrounding Virtual Reality, Paladins, MapleStory and Borderlands Online.
Nexon Profits Continue to Explode
The third-quarter financial reports are in for Nexon and the company has increased net revenue by 41% year-over-year.
Pocket MapleStory Expands Soft Launch
Nexon Korea has decided to expand the soft launch for Pocket MapleStory to Australia, Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden.
MapleStory 2 Slated for July Launch
At a media event earlier today, Nexon announced MapleStory 2 will officially launch in South Korea on July 7th at 7PM.
MapleStory Celebrates 8th Anniversary in Europe With New Content
MapleStory celebrates its 8th anniversary in Europe with events and all new content including a brand new boss encounter and plenty of quests.
Attack on Titan Event Comes to MapleStory
Nexon has announced their newest anime event for MapleStory. Starting today, players will be able to join their favorite characters from Attack on Titan.
New Research Shows Top MMOs in the World
New research has been released showing the top MMOs of 2014, who is playing them, and much more.
Maple Story Receives Sword Art Online Cross Over
Sword art online comes to Maple Story!
MapleStory Celebrates 7th Year Anniversary
MapleStory turns 7 and celebrates with LOTS of new content and goodies!
Maplestory 2 First Gameplay Trailer Revealed
Nexon released their latest gameplay trailer for MapleStory 2, a sequel for the famous browser MMORPG MapleStory.
MapleStory Anime Makes European Debut
The popular Maplestory anime is now available for Europeans with subtitles!
League of Legends Second in Online Gaming Revenue for 2013
SuperData lists League of Legends as the second highest in revenue earned by micro-transactions in 2013.
Interview With Nexon Korea Mobile Division
We recently had the opportunity to interview mobile manager for Nexon Korea, Jung Hwan Noh, about future developments from the company.
Top 15 MMO Soundtracks
We love to share our love for MMO soundtracks here at MMOGames, so here are 15 of the very best! Is your favorite on our list?
20 Old MMORPGs That You Can Still Play
As the MMORPG genre celebrates 20 years of life we take a look at 20 Old MMORPGs that You Can Still Play today.
MMO Halloween Events 2015
It's October, which means pumpkins, black cats, skeletons and other things that go bump in the night are invading our MMOs. Check back every Wednesday throughout the month of October to keep up to date on all Halloween-themed events going on in our favorite MMOs in 2015.
Listed: 7 Television Characters and the Online Games They’d Play
This week we're counting down seven television characters and the online games they'd undoubtedly play. Y'know, if they were actually real.
MMO Halloween Events 2014
Find all the Halloween events going on in MMOs, MOBAs, and Shooters. We're updating it every Wednesday until Halloween with more so keep checking back.
Finding LGBT Friendly MMOs
June is Pride Month so we're taking a look at some the most LGBT friendly MMOs and making a case that almost any MMO can be LGBT friendly.
Versus: Free-to-play versus Subscription based MMOs
We take on the Free to Play vs subscription model debate head on in the first of our new series of Versus articles.