With the Alpha phase for MapleStory 2 beginning in South Korea tomorrow, developer Nexon has started allowing players to try out the character creation feature. Now in full 3D, there are more customization options now, though several are still locked and not released at this testing stage.
A sequel taking place long before the story of MapleStory, players will be able to further customize their characters with the hundreds of special costumes being prepared. The block-like structure of the game will also allow functions such as housing and player-created dungeons. More info here!