Since the start of this gen MS have been focusing on digital codes on console bundles charging the same as vanilla console for those. There are many speculation wether or not VGC accounts those sales (since they are digital) and I remember official thread on it. Do anyone remember it and or have a link for it?
duduspace11 "Well, since we are estimating costs, Pokemon Red/Blue did cost Nintendo about $50m to make back in 1996"
Mr Puggsly: "Hehe, I said good profit. You said big profit. Frankly, not losing money is what I meant by good. Don't get hung up on semantics"
Azzanation: "PS5 wouldn't sold out at launch without scalpers."