- For the class, see Nova.
Nova is an update following Beyond, which will introduce a new Nova thief class, Cadena, a new Magician Lef race class, Illium, 4th episode for Dimensional Library and a new 5th area for Arcane River, Morass.
- Cadena's Pre-Creation Event
- New Content: Spirit Saviour added in Arcana
- Nova Early Bird / Pre-Related Events
2nd: Chain of Liberation, Cadena
3rd: History of Another Story
- Dimensional Library New Episode 4, Bard of the Snow
- Cadena 5th Job Skills added
- 6 new 5th Job Skills added (1 Common, 5 Class Specific)
- V Matrix Changes
- QoL Improvements
4th: Wing of Light, Illium
- New Class, Illium
- New Grandis Region: Asylum
- New System: Maple Achievement
5th: The Swamp of Memory, Morass
- Arcane River’s 5th Area: The Swamp of Memory, Morass
- Boss Papulatus Revamp
- Boss Reward Reorganization
- Character Balancing
- Taiwan MapleStory received Kritias as part of the NOVA Update.
- GMS Splitted the update into 3 parts: "Liberation of Cadena", "Brilliance of Illium" and "Morass".
Mark of Honor (July)
Nova (June) ARK (December)
Mainly based on Korean MapleStory timeline and title