Let's see it like that: What happens if Microsoft fucks this up? I mean if it fucks up the greatest Game in History? What a reputation would Microsoft get if the largest Game Community of all time hates them?
I think they know what happens then and try to not fuck it up and leave it as is.
Exactly. It's like saying that increasing prices = increasing profits, whereas there are a lot more factors than that. But people are being a little too paranoid and narrow-minded to see it.