Popular MMROPG game MapleStory is collaborating with the South Korean group BTS! This was announced on the game’s official Twitter page, with a video of members excitedly discussing the game while at the MapleStory game studios.
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Aside from the official announcement, MapleStory has also listed three dates — November 25, December 2, and December 9 — and fans can only guess that these can be the release of more behind-the-scenes clips of members as they brainstorm for the upcoming collaboration. The clips will also feature the boys as they share their anecdotes as they grew up playing the game.
Jin, BTS’ eldest member, is most known for loving the game. Aside from asking the fans to help him get the username “BTSJin,” the singer has also done V Live broadcasts of him playing the game.
MapleStory is a 2D side-scrolling game which has been running for over 15 years now. In the game, players travel the “Maple World” while developing their character’s skills an defeating monsters.
Aside from the PC game, Nixon, MapleStory has also launched a mobile follow-up called MapleStory M which is available for download for Android and iOS devices.