Showing value in the lore is one thing, implementing the lore into the game is another. Lauren can continue to write lore, but they might not be put directly into the game. I'm reminded of how Destiny did it, with an external source of lore independent of the game, while not putting as much of...
we needn't look further than Skullgirls to know how the story mode of TFH is going to turn out. The amount of effort needed to make the actual fighting part of the game will always take precedence. The story will consist of a brief prologue then a set number of matches against the other...
Arizona would do some lasso tricks
Pom would have her dog(s) do flips like those flipping dog toys
Velvet would make a snow reindeer
Paprika would crochet a sweater from her own fur to give
Oleander would dance (badly) along with Fred
Tianhuo would make tea by playing a kettle on her head to heat