Originally Posted by Belanova
This is more along the lines of...A EPL star coming to the MLS, and getting a bigger bonus, contract, and even taking a jersey from an already existing teammate, all for free, without ever even playing a single game in that league.
Its entertainment, not a job. A mechanic performs a service, and better service calls for more money. No matter how good you are at this game, it will never be a service to the community. Just like sports and recreation.
And it's what he does for a living, how he makes his money, and is his job.
It is a job, whether or not it is a service to the community (although how you can say that entertainment isn't a service to the community boggles me).
This is generating a lot of PR for Riot. He's a large name in several games and he is giving them free PR.