MapleStory Teases A Video Of BTS Jin’s First Day Of Work

He’s too relatable!

BTS‘s Jin clearly couldn’t be more excited about his new job working for NEXON.

I started working at a major company

— Jin

The job is a dream come true for the idol, a longtime fan of NEXON’s MMORPG game MapleStory.

Welcome to MapleStory, the original side-scrolling MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) where epic adventure, action and good friends await you. With hundreds of hours of gameplay, this immersive role-playing experience will allow you to unleash your wild side as you create and train a mighty hero, conquer perilous dungeons, overcome terrifying bosses, socialize with you friends and much more.


In the past, Jin has admitted that the game affects his eating habits, he helped the hype around “Maple Bread,” and collects the game’s merchandise as decor.

Jin with MapleStory character Pink Bean toys in BTS’s trophy room. | @bts_twt/Twitter

Jin has also worked for MapleStory before, having helped judge the Golden Hand Awards, MapleStory‘s first character design awards.

MapleStory warrior Kim Seokjin | MapleStory

MapleStory announced that Jin would begin his new job on August 16th and teased his upcoming work by releasing the idol’s resume.

Here’s a resume that popped up, intimidating the MapleStory team. His first day is on August 16. Please support! 💜
#MapleStory #Jin ➡️#NewEmployee #KimSeokJin

— @MapleStory_KR/Twitter

| @MapleStory_KR/Twitter


Name: Kim Seokjin
Age: 31
Job/Area you’re applying for: Maplestory game designer/planner
Experience: idol for 10 years
Hobbies: Maplestory, singing
Nickname: Worldwide handsome

Professional experience
– Length: 2013.06.13.
– Company: BigHit ent
– Job duties: Bangtan Sonyeondan, BTS

– Time: 2016
– Ministry of Culture, Sports, Tourism certificate (got the 2016 Pop Culture Award)
– Country: Republic of South Korea

— Jin’s MapleStory resume

And now it looks like fans will get a behind-the-scenes look at Jin’s new job as MapleStory uploaded a short clip of “Mapler, Kim Seokjin, [going] to work.” In the short video clip, Jin is effortlessly handsome as he heads to his first day of work.

Jin headed to NEXON | MapleStory_KR/YouTube 

Relatably taking a breath and even adjusting his clothes before he steps into NEXON’s building, just like anyone who might be both excited and nervous to start a new job.

| MapleStory_KR/YouTube 
| MapleStory_KR/YouTube 

Fans are excited that Jin has this opportunity since he loves MapleStory so much. Stay tuned as there will surely be more relatable and adorable content between Jin and MapleStory!

You can watch the full video here.