Is the lack of component cables more a marketing thing than anything? article: MiiGottaWii.com - How bad do you gotta Wii? » Blog Archive » What does Nintendo have to gain from component cable shortage? snip: So let’s say that Nintendo can afford to ship cables, and they’re capable of doing it. Why in the world don’t they want them in the hands of gamers. In fact, the core gamers — the ones who camped outside the store to get a new Wii. Could it perhaps be nothing more than a marketing ploy, designed so the world can’t compare the Wii graphics to those of the other consoles that output in HD? More to the point, is it to make the comparison Apples to Oranges? /snip This was my first published Wii opion piece guys. What do you think?