Cutesy Side-Scrolling MMOs Are Not Supposed To Look This Good

  • It fits, with the new cutesy MapleStory will not its typical side-scrolling self.
    Indeed, for MapleStory 2 Mesos they're abandoning the now familiar side-scrolling look to the Korean-made online RPG in support of a more traditional isometric business. Like Ragnarok Online, basically, but also in full 3D. Not the new cinematic trailer reveals any of that:
    It's much more of a Hollywood-esque hype maker type of thing. Terribly uninformative, but nice to see. As with the game, well, it's likely to launch in Korea pick up, showcasing an all-new world and all-new monsters, so expect details soon.