It seems the developer Riot Games is looking to bring one of the world's most popular games, the MOBA League of Legends, to the mobile market. According to a Reuters report, a mobile version of the League of Legends is supposedly under development.
Both Tencent Holdings Ltd. and Riot did not comment on the case, but Reuters reports that "one source said Tencent and Riot have been working on a mobile version of the Legends League for more than a year. A separate source, according to Reuters, says that this mobile league of Legends is unlikely to start this year.
Reuters quotes data aggregate Statista, which states that Legends Legends raked in $ 1.4 billion last year, a decrease of 21
As Newzoo analyst Gu Tianyi says," League of Legends doesn't make it as good as it used to and so Riot needs a new way of making money, especially considering because it's Riot's only game. "
In our most influential game of the 21st century, we covered the impact the Legends League has had on things like the emerging esports industry." From record numbers on Twitch to hosting one of the biggest esports events ever at Madison Square Garden in 2016, Riot Games & # 39; lost son has gone from strength to strength since its launch in 2009. Blizzard and Valve, the best dogs when Riot Games entered the scene, now play catch-up to the well-oiled Ferrari that is The legend's production model, and it shows. "
Although there is no doubt about the importance of the league, developer Riot has received an increase in the amount of attention recently due to complaints from his staff, most recently more than 150 members of his staff have played a walkout to protest over business policies.