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MapleStory Releases Updates And Welcomes Players To Mu Lung And Herb Town

Nexon America adds White Scroll and Free Market to New Leaf City

Los Angeles, CA– August 21, 2007– Nexon America Inc. ( http://www.nexon.net), the U.S. division of Asia’s leading online games company Nexon Group, injects its blockbuster game MapleStory with two new towns to explore, the mountain village of Mu Lung and the seaside Herb Town. New Leaf City, one of the Maple World’s most popular areas, will also receive a Free Market so players may buy and sell goods. This latest update to the diverse Maple World encourages more players to login and learn why MapleStory is a global phenomenon.

Maplers won’t want to miss a trip to Mu Lung, which features a salon with new hairstyles for players. Herb Town also features a legion of new monsters to engage in combat.

Nexon America continues the expansion of New Leaf City with the addition of a Free Market—as well as the all-new White Scroll, which offers single slot protection for players who opt to scroll a weapon or item.

Users can delve into MapleStory to get a new haircut in the mountains near Mu Lung, battle monsters by the sea in Herb Town, or see what’s happening in the latest update to New Leaf City, by downloading the game for free at http://maplestory.nexon.net.

About Nexon America

Nexon America Inc. is the North American publishing arm of Nexon Group, a pioneer of interactive entertainment software and the world’s leader in massively multiplayer online games. Based in Los Angeles, Nexon America was founded in 2005 to bring the best of online entertainment to the North American audience. The company’s growing library of titles includes the world famous franchise MapleStory, the new online multiplayer dance game, Audition and the upcoming online racing sensation KartRider. The foundation of all Nexon America titles is the Item Selling business model, in which users access the full game for free and can later opt to pay for game enhancements.



Hillary L. Lyons Bob Holtzman

Nexon America Inc. Nexon America Inc.

213-820-5829 213-858-5988

hlyons@nexon.net rholtzman@nexon.net

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