Except there have been surveys and studies that show that Japanese people actually relate to those images, seeing them as themselves and distinctly non-caucasian, so I think you're reading too much into it. They may be racist, but not in this way.
Lol, way to fly off the handle for nothing (and misspell "proving"). He was pointing out that the only black character was a thug gangster - in other words, hardly representative of actual diversity as it is in and of itself a giant stereotype.
What if I told you that I thought that Deus Ex 2 was better than one, Jedi Knight was a crappy game, and Twilight Princess was better than Ocarina of Time? Nostalgia does a lot to make crappy games (Jedi Knight? Seriously?) look wonderful.
For some reason or another, everything is different when it becomes electronic. Nobody knows why this is, but we, for some reason, need to remake all our laws and regulations, just because this time it's digital.
So what? Many modern games work perfectly without a CD. In fact, on some older games, it was a feature that you could install it on multiple computers. "Oh no we're not making money" is not an excuse.
Besides, do you know what you get back on a used game sale these days? Maybe 10-20%? Totally worth it man!