Revenge, Sorrow and Power - The Demon Slayer is Here!

Luxembourg, 02. August. 2012 – Nexon Europe today introduces the new Demon Slayer hero class for MapleStory in the third and final Legends update.

The three-part Legends Update series draws to a close with the introduction of the fiercely powerful Demon Slayer. The three new Heroes – Cannoneers, Mercedes and now the Demon Slayer each bring individual skills to the battle and fight together for the Resistance.

Many years ago, the Demon Slayer was a powerful Commander of the Black Magicians, but now fights for the Resistance. Hidden inside a mighty exterior is a mysterious soul full of sorrow and revenge. Discover the dark secrets of the Demon Slayer – what caused him to leave the Black Magicians and seek revenge.

Use Demon Force energy (instead of MP) to fight monsters using exclusive Demon weapons and the Demon Aegis shield. Utilize many of the mighty demonic skills like ‘Demon Lash’ – a dark power whip attack, ‘Soul Eater’ – to drag enemies closer and ‘Raven Storm’ – Summons a flock of ravenous Ravens to mutilate the enemy.  The Demon Slayer is truly a powerful force to be reckoned with, as long as he remains on the side of the Resistance, the fight is ours Maplers! Time to step up and fight!

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About MapleStory

MapleStory is a free2play 2D Fantasy MMORPG first launched in South Korea in April 2003, allowing players to delve deep into an exciting online adventure to fight monsters, solve quests and join fellow gamers. Since then, MapleStory was able to delight nearly 100 million players worldwide by now; establishing NEXON’s fantastic journey through Maple World as one of the most successful online games. More than 2 million European players are contributing to this huge community since May 2007, when the European service started in English, German, Spanish, French and Dutch.

About NEXON Europe

Established in March 2007, NEXON Europe is the European publishing arm of NEXON and is one of the leading publishers of Free2Play MMOs. The listed company has brought the worldwide hit casual MMORPG MapleStory to Europe in May 2007, and the successful First-Person-Shooter Combat Arms in January 2009. With the launch of 3D Action MMORPG Vindictus in 2011, NEXON Europe has strengthened its position as a promising publisher in Europe. Next to these inhouse franchises, NEXON Europe was also able to acquire and fully operate Atlantica Online, an innovative, tactical MMORPG, Dekaron, an authentic action MMORPG set in a grim fantasy universe and the action-packed FPS War Rock. For more information on NEXON Europe and its games, please visit the official website at  

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