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V is an update following Heroes of Maple which will introduce the 5th Job Advancement.

Pre-Update

  • V Pre-Update Events

1st: 5th Job Advancement

MapleStory- V –5th Job–
  • 5th Job released
    • V Matrix system introduced
  • New Equipment System <Arcane Symbol>
  • Arcane River–Road of Vanishing
  • Growth/Battle System Reorganization
    • EXP required to level up lowered for all characters at certain levels, up to Level 200
    • Stats reorganized.
      • Weapon DEF renamed as DEF. Magic DEF has been removed. All stats related to Magic DEF has been changed to DEF.
      • Min Crit % and Max Crit % merged as Crit Dmg %
      • Status Resist revamped. Changed from % chance of preventing status to duration of status reduced by a certain percentage.
      • Hit Rate, Accuracy and Avoidability has been removed. Hit Rate is now affected by difference between the Character's level and the mob's level.
    • Maximum damage cap removed
    • Bind skills revamp. All monsters, including bosses such as Crimson Queen, can now be affected by Bind. Base Bind duration is reduced for bind skills, but bind duration can increase up to 100% based on damaged dealt to target. For example, Luminous' Armageddon was reduced from 20s to 10s, but bind duration could scale up to 20s with increased damage dealt to target.
  • UI reorganization

2nd: Chew Chew Island

Chew Chew Island logo
  • Arcane River's second area 'Chew Chew Island' open
    • Chew Chew Island's special 'Field Hunting'
  • V Matrix Maker Mode open
  • Chew Chew Island Arcane Symbol released
    • Arcane Symbol maximum growth level raised

3rd: Lucid

Lucid
  • Arcane River's tertiary area 'Lachelein' open
  • New BOSS 'Lucid' open
  • Level 200 Arcane Umbra equipment are added
  • New party quest 'Hungry Muto' are added

Trivia

  • MapleSEA splitted the update into 5 Parts, including Part 3, as the Class Release of Blaster.
  • GMS splitted into 4 parts: Part 1 was called "V: Limitless" and featured UI overhaul, damage cap removal, Auction House and skill rebalancing; Part 2, "V: 5th Job" introduced the 5th job advancement, Vanishing Journey and Chu Chu Island; Part 3, "V: Lucid" featured Lachelein, Lucid and Arcane Umbra lv200 equips; and part 4, "V: Champions", celebrated the Lunar New Year, Mardi Gras and Valentines day.

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Availability of MapleStory: V
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Major Updates
Year
Title
2010

MapleStory Big Bang Big Bang (July) MapleStory Chaos Chaos (December)

2011

MapleStory Jump! Jump! (March) MapleStory Legends Legends (July) MapleStory Advance of the Union Advance of the Union (October) MapleStory Justice Justice (December)

2012

MapleStory Tempest Tempest (July) MapleStory Unlimited Unlimited (December)

Exclusive

MapleStory Mark of Honor Mark of Honor (July)

2013

MapleStory Cygnus Returns Cygnus Returns (January) MapleStory RED RED (July) MapleStory FLY FLY (September) MapleStory You &amp; I You & I (December)

Exclusive

MapleStory Season2 Season 2 (April) MapleStory Spark Spark (July)

2014

MapleStory Star Force Coordinator's Touch: Star Force (July) Maple Ice &amp; Burn Maple Ice & Burn (December)

2015

MapleStory GiSeungJeon12 Giseungjeon12 (February) MapleStory Reboot Reboot (June) MapleStory Heroes of Maple Heroes of Maple (November)

2016

MapleStory V V (June) MapleStory Beyond Beyond (December)

2017

Nova Logo Nova (June) ARK Logo ARK (December)

2018

Black Mage Logo Black Mage (June)

Mainly based on Korean MapleStory timeline and title