Originally Posted by Dhruin
You need to put that into perspective. All console games require a fee paid to the platform holder, which reduces their margin.
EA paid the NFL a rumoured $300M for the license rights to make Madden -- it simply has to be a megahit to pay that money back. Wii Play is bought by many people because it is a cheap way to get a second controller. How established is Final Fantasy and Zelda?