In recent gaming news, the online community blew up upon hearing Square Enix president Yoichi Wada indicated that the company is considering a multi-platform release for Final Fantasy Versus XIII during an investor meeting in Tokyo. Previously at it was announced that the title would be a Sony PlayStation 3 exclusive.
In the video game industry, as in any business, the primary objective is to get your product in the hands of as many people as possible. Then from this point of view, going multi-platform makes a world of sense. Why should a company limit themselves to one audience when you are able to put out your product to another audience that also fits your target market?