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September 4, 2013
Deep within the underworld of Sleepywood, a secret of ancient times
lay hidden. Many have known about the battle that sealed up the
Black Mage, but not many are aware of the story about the World
Tree, the source of life in the Maple World.
Black Mage had plotted to seize the power of the World Tree and
almost succeeded. The World Tree retreated to the Root Abyss, a
sanctuary hidden beneath Sleepywood, to recover after being
weakened by Black Mage. Now, rumours of a trapped girl called Alice
are swirling furiously, prompting the Knights of Cygnus to
Players venturing into Root Abyss dungeon will have to be Level
100 and be in a party consisting of at least two members. They will
have to be prepared to face four different bosses as they wander
deeper in on their mission to save Alice.
Other than the launch of a new dungeon, players will also be
able to own powerful weapons known as Soul Weapons. This is an
enhancement feature where they can attach a "Boss Soul" to their
weapons, and will be able to summon bosses to help them after
charging up a summon bar. Most of the summoned bosses will attack
once, with some exceptions. The type of boss summons will also
depend on the soul that has been imbued into the weapon.
More information on the bosses that resides within Root Abyss
and Soul Weapons can be found here:
To celebrate the launch of Root Abyss, there are also many
in-game events that will reward players handsomely for their
participation and perhaps lay their hands on some limited in-game
items as well. Check out
for the line up of exciting events.
Also, new gamers can still join the Knights of Cygnus ("KOC")
crusade that started its search for new blood in the fight against
Black Mage since August 2013. All that is needed is to sign up for
an account; create their KOC character and level it up to 100!
Prizes worth up to S$5,000 await the deserving, including an
Therefore, hesitate no more! Log in to MapleSEA to rescue Alice
and save the World Tree now! Visit MapleSEA's official site at
www.MapleSEA.com to find out
more about Root Abyss or form your rescue parties on
MapleSEA’s Facebook Fan Page at
4 September 2013
more information of the event, please contact
Ian Purnomo at
+65 9008 4538, or
Alvinia Lee at
+65 9792 9656
+65 6825 8532
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