Let's see: Gaming companies acting petty: Check Consumers have less faith in said companies: Check This all just seems stupid: Check Feeling like you're not cared about as a customer: Check wow, great. By all means - keep acting this way :(
An interesting conundrum. In order to get people to buy the console Sony needs to have a good library, however, to get exclusives into that library they need to have a large user base. This is a good first-step to get Sony back into the market. Without competition within a market you get horrible products that don't live up to their potential because companies don't have to try to compete with each other.