MapleStory 2 Closed Beta Includes Battle Royale

Those interested in MapleStory 2 may want to head over to the Official MapleStory 2 Website, where Nexon America is now accepting signups to beta test the upcoming MMORPG sequel. The plan for closed beta testing to run for two weeks starting on July 18th, and they are offering a couple of additional ways to secure an invitation between now and then. Testing will also include a crack at the game's new battle royale mode, since no game these days is complete without one. Here are the details:
Nexon America today announced Closed Beta 2 for MapleStory 2 running from July 18 through August 1, 2018. New players and fans of the franchise can register now at

As fine-tuning of MapleStory 2 continues, Closed Beta 2 will feature new content updates, control improvements and new World Quests for Maplers who need more RPG in their life!

Nexon will be offering multiple ways to enter Closed Beta 2, including:

  • Monster Invasion Retweet Events: Social media events hosted on the official @PlayMaple2 Twitter channel where players will be able to win beta keys;
  • Tria’s Tournament: A website event is running from July 2 to July 12 with special in-game rewards for participants who vote for their favorite class and share their results. Select participants from this tournament will receive access to Closed Beta 2;
  • Razer Partnership: Razer, a world leader in connected devices and software for gamers, will provide fans with beta code giveaways.

Maplestory 2 will also showcase a new battle royale mode called Mushking Royale! Mushking Royale will be available during Closed Beta 2 one weekend only, running from July 20 through July 22, 2018. This new mode will let up to 50 players battle against each other until only one winner survives. Unique features of this mode will include the ability to climb on walls, jump through obstacles, hide in bushes and raise a characters strength by defeating monsters. Benefits of playing Mushking Royale during Closed Beta 2 will include cosmetic rewards for the official launch.