"Since the dawn of console gaming, way back in the pre- 8bit days, exclusive titles have been the key to a successful, long lasting run for the system they represent. In the more modern times, it is not just the number of exclusives the console has, but also the quality. And therefore, a problem, hereby dubbed the "Redmond Syndrome," exists. "
Myarcadeplanet.com discusses the 'Redmond Syndrome.' A name one of the writers has decided to use for third party titles being ported.