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Xenon Joins the Heroes of MapleStory

Luxembourg, 27 th July 2013– NEXON Europe is excited to announce that the all-time 2D-Sidescrolling MMORPG hit MapleStory will be introducing the first hybrid-style character, Xenon!

Unravel Xenon’s Past

Once a normal boy living in Edelstein, Xenon was captured by the genius scientist Gelimer of the Black Wings. Xenon’s memory was erased and the innocent boy was turned into a loyal member of the Black Wings. It wasn’t only his mind that was corrupted by Gelimer: his body redesigned for the Black Wings’ evil plans.

But Xenon has regained part of his past memories when the lab was attacked by Sigmund of the Resistance, who he now fights alongside.

Although the fight of the Resistance call’s Xenon, his true quest is to fully regain his memory and rediscover his past.?MapleStory players can take part in special stories that will help Xenon regain his memory. What mysterious will be unveiled in Xenon’s adventure?

Xenon in Battle

Xenon’s power is unmatched in battle as he wields the light saber‘Energy Sword’ and can master the‘Energy Control System’. Xenon’s hybrid fighting style is a first for MapleStory, making him the ultimate weapon against his old masters, the Black Wings.

Xenon also has the ability to use a host of new skills, including‘Multilateral’ which grants specific bonuses in Strength, Dexterity and Luck.

NEXON Europe continues to provide exciting, premium quality updates to MapleStory that enrich the player experience and support the active community.?

Players can join the adventure in MapleStory here: http://maplestory.nexoneu.com

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About MapleStory

MapleStory is a free2play 2D Fantasy MMORPG first launched in South Korea in April 2003, allowing players to delve deep into an exciting online adventure to fight monsters, solve quests and join fellow gamers. Since then, MapleStory was able to delight nearly 100 million players worldwide by now; establishing NEXON’s fantastic journey through Maple World as one of the most successful online games. More than 2 million European players are contributing to this huge community since May 2007, when the European service started in English, German, Spanish, French and Dutch.

About NEXON Europe

Established in March 2007, NEXON Europe is one of the leading publishers of Free2Play MMOs in Europe. The company has brought the worldwide hit casual MMORPG? MapleStory?to Europe in May 2007, and the successful First-Person-Shooter? Combat Arms in January 2009. With the launch of 3D Action MMORPG? Vindictus?in 2011, NEXON Europe has strengthened its position as a promising publisher in Europe. Next to the in-house franchises, NEXON Europe was also able to acquire and fully operate? Atlantica Online, an innovative, tactical MMORPG,? Dekaron, an authentic action MMORPG set in a grim fantasy universe and the action-packed FPS? War Rock. The newest additions to its growing portfolio will be Navy Field 2 alongside the highly anticipated Shadow Company in 2013. What's more, the company is seeking to expand the service to Turkey by launching of the legendary FPS game Counter-Strike Online in 2013. For more information on NEXON Europe and its games, please visit the official website at? www.nexoneu.com

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