MapleStory : Marriage & Divorce in 3-Seconds FlatMapleStory : Marriage & Divorce in 3-Seconds Flat
The Marriage System in MapleStory is one of the more popular features of Nexon’s side scrolling MMO. It’s no easy process either. Requiring a special quest for an engagement ring, the acceptance of a partner, the sending of invitations, payment of fees, setting a date and more, the process is nearly a mirror of real world marriages…except for the 3-second divorce that set a record!
As with any marriage feature, a divorce system also needs to be included for those couples who simply cannot see eye-to-eye any more. It’s not a cheap feature either as players have to fork over major amounts of in-game currency and lose their wedding rings which pack a great bonus that will surely be missed.
To date over 28,000 couples have married in MapleStory, 15,000 have divorced. Nexon also datamined other interesting statistics:
The longest marriage in MapleStory is 1,100 days
The shortest marriage in MapleStory is 3 seconds.
The most number of marriages for a single user was 13 (which means 12 divorces!)
The average # of days for couples that married and divorced in 2012 was 107 days.
The average duration of a married couple in MapleStory is 518 days.
The total duration of all marriages in MapleStory is 40,015,128 days.
The day with the most marriages was January 7, 2012 with 115 total (January also had the most # of marriages total, October had the least).
The month with the most divorces/broken engagements in MapleStory was July, 2012.
The day with the most divorces/broken engagements in MapleStory was September 8, 2012 with 99 total.