TBH the aboriginal was a blend of microtransactions and it got afflicted decidedly over the years and became worse than the aboriginal product...
I anticipate the alone acumen MapleStory was anytime accepted is that it was an simple bold to play aback in a time if MMOs were in actuality accepted and chargeless to play amateur were appealing rare.
Maplestory Mesos bent a demographic of Jr.
Highschoolers who capital a chargeless MMO to play afterwards academy that was somewhat accessible.
I haven't played an MMO aback that had the spirit of association as able as pre-ludibrium Maplestory.
I was arena up until 3 years ago, mainly due to accepting a brotherhood abounding of friends. Every year the bold would get worse and worse.
I was activity cornball and was about to cossack it up again, but had the faculty to let adequate memories be just that.
It isn't just you. Quite a few years ago, Nexon appear DFO, and afresh two years afterwards shut it down because they broke the bold and destroyed the association through abhorrent support, crazily apathetic updates, and bloodthirsty P2W practices.
Luckily, Neople, the absolute creators of DFO re-released it 2-3 years ago and it's been growing aback because they in actuality affliction about the bold and aeon out updates at a adequate pace, are consistently active events, etc.