Probably everyone who has had anything to do with MMO Games has heard about Maplestory at one point. For a long time now, there have been rumors about Maplestory 2. Earlier this week the official announcement was finally made. The upcoming game will be developed by N Square, a development studio that cooperated by NCsoft and Nexon.
Maplestory 2 background story will be taking place in prior to the Maplestory story. Maplestory 2 will be 3D and will feature many familiar monsters from Maplestory. Maplestory 2 is planned to enter closed beta (in koera) some time next year.
You can view Maplestory 2 teaser site here.