1) They released earthbound for vc (I mean come on already) 2) They released other games for vc. A stream of 1 or 2 medeocre games a week is not going to cut it. 3) Kill all the lawyers (or laws.. I guess) so that licencing issues werent a problem.
"If you can, help others. If you can't, at least don't hurt others." -- the Dalai Lama