Nintendo has apparently abandonded hardcore gamers, or at least one Sarcastic gamer writer thinks so.
From the article: "I hope this opens eyes for gamers and Wii extremists. Nintendo doesn't care about you. Nintendo saw that you only bought 500,000 copies of the latest Metroid game, but picked up 4,000,000 units of Wii Play. They see that their core audience wants crap games that let you turn your brain off while you waggle your arms like a shrieking monkey. So, let me repeat that…"