Blog Archives

This Month in our Past: September

Welcome to September’s edition of This Month in Our Past.

Two new worlds, two new PQs, Cody’s promise that he has yet to fulfill, an aggressive clock (of all things…), a poorly implemented but great idea, one of the most disappointing updates ever and Shammos’ moment of glory. September has been an average month.

September 2005

Client Version Update: 0.07
Game Update Name: –
Game Update Date: Thursday, September 8, 2005

– New World – Broa
– Cody and the Theme Park quest
-End of the Mark of the Beta giveaway

It was GlobalMS’s third world, Broa, added in September 2005. This came along with Cody’s promise of a great theme park that the players are still waiting for six years later and the end of the Mark of the Beta giveaway.

Read the rest of this entry

[DN] Dragon Nest SEA (Global) Open Beta Begins On August 16!

The Dragon Nest SEA (Global) open beta is finally here. The servers will be opened on August 16, 2011 at the following times:
2:00PM GMT +8 – Singapore, Malaysia
6:00AM GMT
7:00AM BST (GMT +1) – United Kingdom, Western Europe
2:00AM EDT (GMT -4) – Eastern North America

Dragon SEA will serve as the Global service of Dragon Nest and will be available to everyone who is playing from outside of the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Thailand.

The closed beta client may be patched to the open beta client by simply launching the client. It will patch automatically. If for any reason the patch fails, you have already uninstalled your closed beta client or you never had the closed beta client installed, you may download the open beta client at The open beta game system requirements can be viewed at

Open Beta Updates
Guild System:
Forge your own community with the Guild System and take down formidable enemies in the dungeons. Start off with a basic guild of 20 members and recruit more as your guild level increases!

Trading House:
Calling all budding entrepreneur! Trade and sell your gears and precious items in the Trading House and soon you will be on the road to riches! You never know what bargains you can get in the Trading House.

Affinity System:
Build up your friendship with NPCs in town to receive exclusive rewards and discounts when you patronize their services! Psst, it’s not a bad idea to start befriending your friendly neighborhood Blacksmith and Merchant!

Cash Shop:
Accessorize and customize yourself in Lagendia’s latest fashion gears!
* More inventory bags and storage space; a must have for aspiring adventurers.
* Trade rare and epic gears with the Stamp Seals!
* Discounted beginner packages for a limited time period only!

Official website ( ) Visit regularly!
Official Youtube channel ( Subscribe!
Official Facebook page ( Like!

[GMS] Dev. Blog: Capture the Flag

Read the rest of this entry

[GMS 1.00] Chaos: Age of Triumph [Chaos 5]

Age of Triumph begins on August 10th!

Read the rest of this entry

[GMST 1.00] Capture the Flag

Details coming soon…

[GMS] >>>>Biggest Hot Time Ever!<<<<

Hot Time

Friday, July 29
4:30 PM Pacific
5:30PM Mountain
6:30PM Central
7:30PM Eastern
11:30PM GMT
Saturday, July 30 – 12:30AM British Summer Time
Saturday, July 30 – 7:30AM in Beijing
Saturday, July 30 – 8:30AM in Tokyo and Seoul
Saturday, July 30 – 7:30AM in Western Australia
Saturday, July 30 – 9:00AM Northern Territory and Southern Australia
Saturday, July 30 – 9:30AM in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria
Saturday, July 30 – 11:30AM in New Zealand

Global MapleStory will be hosting its biggest ever hot time on FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2011. Be logged in from 4:30 PM – 4:31 PM Pacific and receive the following items, guaranteed:

1 SP Reset Scroll
1 Battle Mode type item (randomly chosen from a selection of 6)
1-3 Gallant Emblems (randomly selected)
1 Storm Growth Potion (characters below level 200)
1 100% Potential Scroll (characters at level 200)

The Storm Growth Potion allows you to instantly gain one level, no matter what level you currently are as long as you’re below max level!

You also have a (low) chance of getting one of the following items:

3 Miracle Cubes
3 Wheels of Destiny
3 Megaphones
3 Owls of Minerva
Face Coupon (VIP)
Hair Style Coupon (VIP)
5 Safety Charms
I’m a Lucky Guy medal
Secret Mastery Book
Balrog Mount Coupon (10 Day)
Yeti Mount (10 Day)
12 Slot Mineral Bag
12 Slot Herb Bag
Golden Shovel
Golden Pickaxe
Revitalizer 50%
Battle Mode Special Accessory (1 random Rising Sun item from a total of 5)
1 random Crescent Moon item from a total of 3.
Android Item Set
A random scroll
A random accessory

There will also be DOUBLE EXP AND DROP around the Hot Time time. This will be from 4:00PM to 6:00PM Pacific/7:00PM to 9:00PM Eastern.

*Some restrictions apply to Hot Time. In order to participate, you must:
– Have a character that is level 13 or above.
– Have space in your inventory to receive the item.
– Be logged in for the whole minute from 4:30 PM – 4:31 PM Pacific.
– Be in the main map of a town or hunting map that is regularly accessible.
– Make sure your character is alive.

Moments before Hot Time and until Hot Time is past, please do not engage in any activity – simply relax!
– Do not change channels.
– Do not engage in any quests.
– Do not enter the Cash Shop or MTS.
– Do not talk to any NPCs or use Gachapon.
– Do not use your inventory or storage.
– Do not manage your wedding wish list.
– Do not enter a mini-dungeon.
– Do not use a ship or other timed method of transit between locations.