Jan 22, 2019

[Complete] Scheduled Game Update - January 23, 2019

[Updated 2:14 PM PST] The maintenance is complete and the game has been reopened. Cash Shop items have been extended for 10 hours to cover the time that we were down.

Please make sure to restart Nexon Launcher to make sure the game update gets downloaded properly.

[Updated 1:51 PM PST] We're finishing up our content checks and should be ready to open back up to the public soon.

[Updated 1:16 PM PST] We have resumed testing our content checks on the live server. We hope to have the game up and running as soon as possible.

[Updated 12:33 PM PST] We have completed testing on the test server and are currently moving to apply the fixes to the live server.

[Updated 12:00 PM PST] We have resolved the issue with our patching system.

[Updated 11:40 AM PST] We ran into an issue with our patching system and are working with the Nexon Launcher team to resolve it.

[Updated 11:20 AM PST] We are currently in the process of testing out the new patches with the client.

[Updated 10:36 AM PST] We are delaying the maintenance due to an issue with the new login system on Steam. We are rolling back the login system and currently running internal tests.

We will be performing a scheduled game update on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 5:00 AM PST (8:00 AM EST / 2:00 PM CET / 12:00 AM AEDT January 23). We anticipate the maintenance to last approximately 7 hours, concluding around 12:00 PM PST on Wednesday, January 23 (3:00 PM EST / 9:00 PM CET / 7:00 AM AEDT January 24).

Please note that the estimated length of time for each maintenance is subject to change without notification.

Thanks for your patience!


Wednesday, January 23, 2019
PST (UTC -8): 5:00 AM - 12:00 PM
EST (UTC -5): 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
CET (UTC +1): 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
AEDT (UTC +11): 12:00 AM (January 24) - 7:00 AM (January 24)

  • What will be unavailable:
    • All MapleStory game servers.
    • Website login and the billing system will be unavailable from:
      • PST: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
      • EST: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      • CET: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
      • AEDT: 2:00 AM (January 24) - 4:00 AM (January 24)
  • Changes and Updates:
    • MapleStory will be updated to v.202. Check out the Patch Notes here!
    • Updating rewards list for Gachapon/Andersen's Boxes.
    • Fixing an issue where the mount skill wasn't being activated when Zero Beta equipped a cape that had a mount skill set effect.
    • Fixing an issue where Scorpion dropped the Cat's Eye quest item.
    • Fixing an issue where the Surveillance Tower would appear in other maps while progressing through Black Heaven Inside: Repair.
    • Fixing an issue where swords would drop regardless of monster level when hunting monsters with Zero.
    • Fixing an issue where the Journey of Destiny UI would display when exiting the Cash Shop.
    • Fixing an issue in Dream Defender where the "Shadow Flash" and "Greater Dark Servant" skills weren't being properly cast from the lowest point in non-central rooms, and an issue where the character couldn't charge while on the Sylvidia mount.
    • Fixing an issue in Dream Defender where the Battle Mage's "Grim Harvest" wouldn't follow when moving to a different room.
    • Fixing an issue where HP would decrease when moving maps with Roll of the Dice's 3rd buff effect.
    • Fixing an issue where "Finisher - Hunter's Prey" didn't activate properly if used right after "Combat Step."
    • Fixing an issue where explosion damage didn't apply properly when an Ark character used "Abyssal Recall" in midair.
    • Fixing an issue where objects left by "Shadow Flash," "Distortion Bomb," "Hunting Assistant Unit," and "Drill Salvo" remained if the caster left the map when there were no other characters present.
    • Fixing an issue where cooldowns weren't being reduced on characters with Monsters that reduce Cooldowns in Monster Life.
    • Fixing an issue where the Expedition Captain of an 18-player Ursus Expedition could enter alone if not in a party.
    • Fixing an issue where unavailable skills appeared as if they could be used when the "Righteously Indignant" skill was activated in Ursus.
    • Fixing a problem where the Maple Guide stamp could not be obtained once the Vanishing Journey story quest was complete.
    • Fixing an issue where some of the motions of [Red Florence Hair] had different colors while wearing a hat.
    • Fixing an issue where the black hole would be removed when Kinesis's Psychic Shockwave was used consecutively with key down.
    • Fixing an issue where Zero could remove the Sanctuary that's already created when in a state where Shadow Flash cannot be used due to Rune of Might, Transformation Potion, or other effects.
    • Fixing an issue where the new Marksman's Perfect Shot damage wasn't applied.
    • Fixing an issue where the client intermittently closed when Kinesis knocked up monsters and cast "Ultimate - Psychic Shockwave."
    • Fixing an issue where some characters' Mu Lung ranks were displayed incorrectly.
    • Fixing an issue where when battling with Ursus, the battle would not end when all the participating characters were Near Dead.
    • Fixing an issue where a part of the notification after eliminating Elite Monsters would not show up properly on the screen.
    • Fixing an issue where the Vampire effect would kick in even when the player wasn't hit by the skill effect during the Hilla fight.
    • Fixing an issue so that the spirit recovery at Verus Hilla's alter can be activated with the key for harvesting.
    • Fixing an issue where MP could not be recovered at Mu Lung Dojo.
    • Fixing an issue where players intermittently could not move to the next region through the Lake of Oblivion in Vanishing Journey.
    • Fixing an issue where the last stone of the five Seal Stone would not activate when moved with the "Blink" skill during the Luminous tutorial.
    • Fixing an issue where the notice about the amount of EXP being distributed did not match the actual amount of EXP that was distributed for some of Zero's quests.
    • Fixing an issue where Esfera's Greetings quest could be abandoned.
    • Fixing an issue where the party member's Avoidability wouldn't increase when Ark's Charge Spell Amplifier and Gust Buff were stacked.
    • Fixing an issue where Blaze Wizard's 3rd job skill "Liberated Magic" displayed a different damage increase from the actual damage increase amount.
    • Fixing an issue where Evan's "Dragon Fury" skill effect would still apply even though the MP ratio activation standard was not met.
    • Fixing an issue where the client would close intermittently when the Cannoneer would use the "ICBM" skill.
    • Fixing an issue where the Arch Mage (Fire, Poison)'s "Fervent Drain" skill effect would not get applied to monsters in flight.
    • Fixing an issue where the sound for Wild Hunter's "Hunting Assistant Unit" skill would continue to play even once the skill had ended.
    • Fixing an issue where the 5th job skill "True Spirit Claw" would activate when Shade's Spirit Flow was used. 
    • Fixing an issue where after using Shade's Spirit Frenzy, players were unable to use Spirit Incarnation.
    • Fixing an issue where the client would close intermittently when Cadena would use the "Summon Brick" skill.
    • Fixing an issue where the monsters summoned by Wild Hunter's Call of the Hunter would receive the debuff skill and Rune of Destruction effects from other characters.
    • Fixing an issue where the monsters summoned by Wild Hunter's Call of the Hunter could attack NPC Pollo.
    • Fixing an issue where a notification saying that there's not enough MP would appear when Zero tried to use Shadow Flash while low on Time Force.
    • Fixing an issue where if you moved maps while the Mechanic's "Full Metal Barrage" was in use, the Invincible effect would be maintained until the next time the skill was used.
    • Fixing an issue where the client would close intermittently when Ark would break through the wall after using "Unstoppable Impulse" or "Tenacious Instinct."
    • Fixing an issue where the "Venom Burst" skill's additional attack wouldn't inflict damage when used in the air.
    • Fixing an issue where Aran's "Fenrir Crash" skill would activate abnormally when used while entering Ursus.
    • Fixing an issue in some maps where when a second skill was used, a message wouldn't pop up letting players know that it was a map where the skill couldn't be used.
      • Thunder Breaker: Ascension
      • Dual Blade: Blade Ascension
      • Xenon: Diagonal Chase
      • Wild Hunter: White Heat Rush
      • Mercedes: While riding Sylvidia, dash attack upwards
    • Fixing an issue where the Arcane Symbol's icon overlapped when the Item Guard was used on an Arcane Symbol that had Arcane Catalyst used on it.
    • Fixing an issue where a confirmation window would not pop-up when attempting to equip an untradeable item by dragging it to a slot that already has an item equipped.
    • Fixing an issue where the page number of the Wishlist page would display oddly at the Auction House if there weren't any items listed.
    • Fixing an issue where the pet rank would not display in the Auction House purchase tab.
    • Fixing an issue where during Kaiser's basic attacks, specific UI such as the inventory, stats, and equip would not open.
    • Fixing an issue where the applicable UI button would be deactivated when Zero would use an SP Reset Scroll.
    • Fixing an issue where if the attempt to trade Noble Ifia's Ring failed, the material item could disappear.
    • Fixing an issue where Mercedes' shadow wouldn't display certain actions even when she had the shadow style applied.
    • Fixing an issue where the whispers would not go through intermittently.
    • Fixing an issue where the Cubimal Friends (Cube Puppy, Cube Kitty, Cube Hamster) would use circular characters.
    • Fixing an issue where even if pet equipment still had available upgrade counts, scrolls could not be used on it if it had a Pet Equip Stat Transfer Scroll used on it.
    • Fixing an issue where even if a non-equipment item description mentioned that Scissors of Karma could be used on it, they would not work.
    • Fixing an issue where the Black-hearted Earrings pet equipment would not disappear even after getting destroyed during an enhancement attempt.
    • Fixing an issue where the game would lag intermittently after selling many items and then clicking Claim All.
    • Fixing an issue where a notification message would not pop-up to let players know that when attempting to change the appearance of an android with an Item Guard applied, they need to remove the Item Guard before being able to make changes.
    • Fixing an issue where when harvesting/mining, the game would still harvest even when the player failed to hit the directional key.
    • Fixing an issue where the Glitteroid coupon didn’t match the android's name.
    • Fixing an issue where multiple permanent mount item names were inconsistent.
    • Fixing an issue where chair descriptions had no highlighted text for recovery information.
    • Fixing an issue where the Scoreboard and Disco effects were missing descriptions.
    • Fixing an issue where Damien’s normal and powered up form familiars had the same name.
    • Fixing an issue where the female Non-plussed Face had an incorrect color for the Hazel eye color.
    • Fixing an issue where Verus Hilla’s familiar did not play its attack animation properly.
    • Fixing an issue where Aran received Sweetwater Spear from Commerci Voyages.
    • Fixing an issue where friendly mobs were taking damage too quickly.
    • Fixing an issue where using ‘Summon Mr. Flopsy’ would end Dream Defender prematurely.
    • Fixing an issue where Glitteroid had a Korean voice-over.
    • Fixing an issue where the Tenebris Expedition Ring Exclusive Bonus Occult Cube had an incorrect description.
    • Fixing an issue where the Santa Boots had an incorrect name.
    • Fixing an issue where Necro Damien would stop following after attacking monsters.
    • Fixing an issue where the Determination Ring wasn’t granting a 50% EXP bonus to party members.
    • Fixing an issue where Necro Lotus and Necro Damien Familiar didn’t have background images.
    • Fixing an issue where the Scoreboard effect would flip when facing the right.
    • Fixing an issue where the Dusk Viper Venom item had an incorrect description.
    • Fixing an issue where the Elite Boss voice-over was in Korean.
    • Fixing an issue where climbing the Burning Guard Post ladder in Monad would crash the game.





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