MapleStory DS, Making The Mobile MMO

Well, not exactly. The announcement last September that the massively popular casual MMO MapleStory by Korean games-maker Nexon Corp. was bound for Nintendo’s (NTDOY) DS handheld system stirred a lot of excitement. And with good reason, a true blue mobile MMO would present a lot of interesting possibilities. But not too soon after, word came that the ubiquitous, traveling MMO’s time has yet to come and that the title would largely be focused on single player play. Now, in a detail-rich interview with Gamasutra, Nexon’s manager of international business development Stephen Lee sheds some more light on the specifics:

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