Luke888 said:
Nintendo has money and needs a stable Metroid developer, Microsoft is in a shopping-spree and Sony might want a new FPS exclusive. Let the race begin.

Not entirely sure that Bungie is quite right for Metroid, but I do like the idea of Bungie I.P being exclusive to Nintendo consoles. It would be a good timeline. 

The Democratic Nintendo that a paradox? I'm fond of one of the more conservative companies in the industry, but I vote Liberally and view myself that way 90% of the time?