[GMS 1.11] Game Update – Maple Class Reunion

MapleStory will be going through a game update starting on Thursday, May 31, 2012. This update will last for approximately 6 hours during which time the game will be unavailable for play.

Pacific: May 31 @ 11PM to June 1 @ 5AM
Eastern: June 1 @ 2AM to June 1 @ 8AM

{ Updates }

  • Name changes and world transfers will be processed.
  • World Transfer and Name Changes have been removed from the Cash Shop.
  • Items may no longer be listed on the Maple Trading System, but you can still retrieve your items from the MTS inventory.
  • Please see the Bug Extermination Report for the list of resolved and known issues this maintenance.
  • v.111 Update will be applied. Please see the update notes for more information.

Updates notes and Bug Extermination Report after the jump!

v.111 – Maple Class Reunion Update Notes

Table of Contents

New Content

  • 1. Back to the Old Maple (6/1 – 6/26)
  • 2. Legends Character Creation (6/1 – 6/13)
  • 3. Bounty Hunter Event (6/6 – 6/26)
  • 4. Tracking the Outlaw (6/20 – 6/26)

Revised Content

  • 5. Maple Trading System Shutdown

Resolved and Known Issues

  • 6. Fixes
  • 7. Known Issues

New Content

1. Back to the Old Maple // June 1 – June 26

    • Talk to Cassandra about a crack in the Dimensional Mirror, then use the Dimensional Mirror (found in most towns) to travel back to a past version of Maple World from before Big Bang.
    • You’ll be able to visit old versions of Maple Island, Lith Harbor, Henesys, Ellinia, Perion, Kerning City, and Sleepywood.
    • Numerous old quests will be available.
    • Completing each quest in the past areas will earn you one Old Maple Coin.
    • Talk to NPC Inkwell in the Old Maple areas to trade in Old Maple Coins for a variety of old Maple items.
    • Inkwell is in Henesys, Ellinia, Perion, Kerning City, and Sleepywood.
    • Items you can purchase from Inkwell include:
5th Anniversary Hat
Maple 6th Anniversary Gloves
Maple 3000-Day Cape
Maple Leaf
Maple Hat
Blue Maple Bandana
White Maple Bandana
Maple Earring
Maple Shield
Maple Cape
Maple Scarf
Maple Pendant
Maple 3000-Day Medal
American Flag
Maple Umbrella
Underneath the Maple Tree…
Maple Flag: 1000 Days
1500 Anniv. Flag
Frozen Tuna
Frying Pan
Pan Lid
Fishing Pole
Red Whip
Heart Wand
Maple Sword
Maple Katara
Maple Crow
Maple Staff
Maple Claw
Maple Bow
Maple Knuckle
Maple Gun
Maple Soul Singer
Maple Duke Katara
Maple Soul Searcher
Maple Scorpio
Maple Dragon Axe
Maple Crossbow
Maple Kandayo
Maple Impaler
Maple Storm Finger
Maple Storm Pistol
Maple Doom Singer
Maple Wagner
Maple Lama Staff
Maple Cleat Katara
Maple Steel Axe
Maple Havoc Hammer
Maple Cannon Shooter
Maple Karstan
Maple Wisdom Staff
Maple Asura Dagger
Maple Skanda
Maple Soul Rohen
Maple Shine Wand
Maple Belzet
Maple Soul Spear
Maple Demon Axe
Maple Dark Mate
Maple Nishada
Maple Glory Sword
Maple Golden Claw
Maple Kandiva Bow
Maple Throwing-Stars

2. Legends Character Creation // June 1 – June 14

  • For a limited time, you can make as many Legends characters (Cannoneer, Mercedes, Demon Slayer) as you want, as long as you have open character slots.

3. Bounty Hunter Event // June 6 – June 26

  • Wanted Posters will be added to most towns.
  • Accept the Bounty Hunter quests from a Wanted Poster.
  • Depending on the week, you will be required to hunt a Red Mask, a Zombuddy, or a Bully.
  • Round 1: Red Mask, June 6 – June 12
  • Round 2: Zombuddy, June 13 – June 19
  • Round 3: Bully, June 20 – June 26
  • Collect a Bounty Mark from the drops of the appropriate target and bring it back to Cassandra.
  • These quests are repeatable.
  • Quest rewards include experience, mesos, and one of the following five items:
    • Scroll for Gloves for Magic Attack 60%: Magic ATT +1, INT +1, Success Rate: 60%.
    • Clean Slate Scroll 10%: Restore 1 available upgrade lost to failed scrolls. Untradeable. Cannot be used on Cash items. Success Rate: 10%.
    • Swiss Cheese: +220 Magic ATT for 2 minutes.
    • Chocolate Cream Cupcake: Restores 300 HP/MP, +30 ACC/Speed/Jump for 3 minutes. Untradeable.
    • Melting Cheese: Restores 4000 HP.
  • At the end of the each week, the top 20 players who have slain the most wanted criminals out of all the worlds will receive the exclusive Maple Bounty Hunter medal and Maple Point prizes.
  • Maple Bounty Hunter: Req Lv: 13, STR/DEX/INT/LUK +7, Max HP/MP +100, Weapon/Magic ATT +7, Weapon/Magic DEF +100, ACC/AVOID +100, Speed/Jump +7. One-of-a-kind item, untradeable.

4. Tracking the Outlaw // June 1 – June 26

  • Accept this quest from the Wanted Poster located in most towns.
  • Collect 50 Wanted Criminal Clues from monster drops and turn them in to Cassandra to receive experience, mesos and special equipment:
    • Bounty Hunter Belt: Req Lv: 30, STR/DEX/INT/LUK +3, Weapon/Magic DEF +20, grants additional +2 to STR/DEX/INT/LUK and +5 to Jump to the upcoming GMS exclusive character. A Sharing Tag is required to move it within the account.
    • Bounty Hunter Badge: Req Lv: 50, STR/DEX/INT/LUK +5, Max HP/MP +200, ACC/AVOID +10, Speed +5, grants additional +5 to STR/DEX/INT/LUK and +3 to Weapon/Magic ATT to the upcoming GMS exclusive character. A Sharing Tag is required to move it within the account.

Revised Content

5. Maple Trading System Shutdown

  • The MTS will be shutting down for the foreseeable future.
  • You will be unable to post on the MTS following the update, and all items you have posted will be returned to you.
  • Please retrieve the items in your Transfer Inventory before the MTS is completely closed.

Resolved and Known Issues – Bug Extermination

The following bugs will be exterminated as of 6/1.
Click here to see the bugs that we are still hunting down.

  • The Explorer quest that caused the game client to crash when the quest log wass opened is now fixed.
  • Evan characters created before April, 2010 with the multipet skill issue (Follow the Leader) are now fixed.
  • Ghost Stumps and Smirking Ghost Stumps will now continue spawning in Gusty Peak.
  • Yeti & Pepes will now continue spawning in Sharp Cliff 3.
  • Extra instances of Orchid no longer spawn when Mercedes re-enters Orchid’s Room in the “Wing Master” quest.
  • The description of the Pearly Clam Chair now correctly lists the item as untradeable.
  • Menus can now be correctly dragged across the game window when using left-handed mouse settings.
  • Beryl and Crimson Maple hand cannons and dual bowguns now register as parts of their respective sets.
  • The Rising Fanatic quest can now be completed by players who were unable to complete it.
  • The hairstyle incorrectly named “Phantom Bangs” is now correctly named “Full Bangs.”
  • The Purple Full Bangs female hairstyle now correctly sits on characters’ heads.
  • The Mercedes skill “Ishtar’s Ring” now appears correctly on other players’ screens.
  • Instances of “8th Anniversary” have been changed to “7th Anniversary” in the descriptions of the Beryl Maple weapons that listed the former.
  • The description for the Joyous 7th Dark Scroll for Accessory for Magic Att 20% now correctly states that the scroll raises Magic Attack.
  • Cassandra’s confusing text when turning in old Maple Leaves has been clarified.
  • NPC Bo the Socket Creator’s outdated dialogue has been updated.
  • A tab name has been fixed in NPC Larson’s store options.
  • The “Empowering Pendant” quest is now correctly named “Pendant of the Spirit.”
  • The in-progress quest log description for the quest “The Rising Fanatic!” has been corrected.
  • Gaga’s misleading dialogue for the quest “Shall We Dance?” has been corrected.
  • Typos in the names of the Moonlight Packages have been corrected.
  • A typo has been fixed in the error message that appears when attempting to use a Joy Bird Feather on non-Beryl Maple gear.
  • The chair “Swing on the Persimmon Tree” now states its HP recovery rate in its description.
  • Description text has been added when hovering over the Alien Socket Creator.
  • The Alien Socket Creator’s graphic has been modified to differentiate it from the Nebulite Diffuser.

  • Many players experience lag when certain Magician skills are used.
  • Many players experience lag in Rising Star Hall, especially when selecting channels with high population or when there are several characters in the map. It is recommended that players go to this map in a channel with lower population.
  • A limited number of players can access Horntail following a maintenance.
  • (Old Maple Events)(Maya’s Last Collection) The player is told to collect two different sets of items to complete the quest.
  • (Luvar’s Request) The Lupins do not drop the item “Luvar’s Cane” when defeated.
  • (Cash Shop) The pet food “Sugar Lump” is missing.

Posted on May 30, 2012, in Global MapleStory, Update. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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