Isn't It A Little Late For A PSY Video Game Tie-In?

Meanwhile, over in Europe, this is happening. Korea's most popular musical export lends his gentlemanly style to two of Korea's most popular online gaming exports. I can see PSY in MapleStory, but Combat Arms? » 8/28/13 9:00am 8/28/13 9:00am

Obama Crushes Romney in Ohio (Among Players of Maple Story)

President Barack Obama basically annihilated Mitt Romney in a new poll in the key swing state of Ohio. Too bad for Obama that the vote only involved players of the online game Maple Story. » 11/06/12 4:15pm 11/06/12 4:15pm

Barack Obama Locks Up The Maple Story Vote, Cluelessness Takes Second

Barack Obama has triumphed over both ignorance and the Republican primary field, in an unofficial and moderately alarming poll of players of the cartoony multiplayer online video game MapleStory. » 3/27/12 4:30pm 3/27/12 4:30pm

Video Game Divorce Rates Lower Than Real Divorce Rates

Maplestory, an online game that's been running since 2003 (2005 in North America), lets players get married. It also lets them get divorced. And that's where it gets interesting. » 2/10/12 12:00am 2/10/12 12:00am

Nexon’s Maple Story Security Breach Was Just One of Many Korean Hack…

So, that enormous data trespass that Korean online powerhouse Nexon revealed last week was bad. Bad enough to be the second-largest such incursion in Korean history. If you think that sounds like there've been some other big security breaches, then you're right. » 12/01/11 11:40am 12/01/11 11:40am

Nexon Says Huge MapleStory Breach Did Not Compromise U.S. Players'…

The second-largest data breach in South Korea's history compromised the personal information of more than 13 million subscribers to the Nexon MMO MapleStory, but none of those accounts are held outside of Korea, the publisher said Saturday. » 11/26/11 11:00am 11/26/11 11:00am

Divorce-Happy MMO Providing Help to Troubled Couples

About 10 days ago, Nexon, the publisher of MapleStory found three out of four marriages initiated in-game end in divorce. So MapleStory's next content update will include features that emphasize couples sticking together. » 9/24/11 2:00pm 9/24/11 2:00pm

Three Out of Four Online Marriages End in Divorce, Says Korean MMO

MapleStory, the South Korean sidescrolling MMO (above), allows players to get hitched if they so choose. Sadly, many of the unions are not parted by death but divorce—20,344 out of 26,982, to be precise. » 9/15/11 4:30am 9/15/11 4:30am

MapleStory Oozes Its Sweet, Sticky Goodness All Over Facebook

Admit it, you've been playing Nexon's adorable side-scrolling MMO MapleStory for years, hiding your age behind your joyously big-headed avatar. It's time to finally share your secret passion with the world via Facebook's MapleStory Adventures. » 7/27/11 2:00pm 7/27/11 2:00pm

MapleStory: Thief Edition is a Two-Dimensional Adventure

MapleStory, the blockbuster Korean MMO game, has turned up on more platforms than just the PC. It's on the Nintendo DS, for example! It's also available on Apple's iOS platforms. » 7/19/11 9:30am 7/19/11 9:30am

Nexon America Throws A BlockParty

Over the next several months, Nexon America is transforming into BlockParty.com, a social networking website where fans can keep track of their games and stalk their friends to their heart's content. » 10/06/09 11:40am 10/06/09 11:40am

Nexon Shutters Vancouver Development Studio

Thanks to numerous tips, Kotaku has now confirmed with staff at Nexon America that the company's Vancouver-based development studio has shuttered its doors today, leaving upwards of 90 employees looking for jobs. » 1/27/09 5:40pm 1/27/09 5:40pm

AsiaSoft Cracking Down On Home-Run MapleStory Servers

MapleStory's Singapore distributor looks to cut down on a rash of home-run pirate servers, as a plucky teen take the world of big-headed platform battles into his own bedroom. » 1/02/09 11:40am 1/02/09 11:40am

Chinese MMO rips off WoW, Ragnarok, Maple Story, Etc. Etc

Some payers of Ragnarok Online decided to check out the browser-based rival game Aurora Blade and were surprised find certain aspects were a little bit familiar. And not just to Ragnarok Players... » 12/01/08 5:20pm 12/01/08 5:20pm