The Washington Post has an article up titled, Inside the ‘League of Legends’ studio’s plans to dominate your smartphone .
It’s probably not a surprise to anyone in the gaming industry that mobile is where money is made. The Washington Post had this to say,
Riot had always kept mobile in mind, Merrill said, though initially, the technology didn’t feel developed enough to justify massive investment. And so, Riot waited for latency and feel to improve, and for gameplay on mobile to parallel PC quality. Eventually, it became too big of an opportunity to ignore.
That it’s been a long time coming doesn’t seem to faze Merrill, though.
“One of the advantages that Riot has had historically is that we have the luxury of being able to be long term,” he said.
Check out the full article at The Washington Post