“I love the company and the people and know that they will continue to create awesome games going forward. On a happier note, after careful consideration and exploration I have joined Riot Games. There is some really innovative stuff going on here that I can’t wait to be a part of,” said Richmond.
He was also responsible for overseeing the multiplayer component of Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, which was said to set an excellent benchmark in competitive third-person shooting.
Will this affect Uncharted 4? According to SCE, “The development timeline of Uncharted will not be impacted.” The game was revealed last November and tailored to be a PlayStation 4 exclusive.