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Thechalkblock said:
i agree that lower game costs would probably boost console sales a bit. but, like you stated before, nintendo’s games seem to sell well regardless (at least this generation). even when they haven’t sold well, nintendo seems to be reluctant to lower their prices. i think nintendo has a lot of pride for their flagship games, believing that they are still worth full price sometimes 3-4 years after they’ve been released.

Exactly. I think that Nintendo views its games like flagship titles of the industry, almost like luxury itens, and so refuses to cut the prices. The same happens with luxury brands like Louis Vuitton, and even on the technology field, with Apple.

They don't want to "devaluate" their products.

Bet with Teeqoz for 2 weeks of avatar and sig control that Super Mario Odyssey would ship more than 7m on its first 2 months. The game shipped 9.07m, so I won