Why do people reboot franchises?

If you want to make something new, then make something new. Don't take an existing franchise and change aspects about just so you can have your cake and eat it too by not only making something for new audiences but also cashing in on the nostalgia of the original product. All you do then is piss off the... show more If you want to make something new, then make something new. Don't take an existing franchise and change aspects about just so you can have your cake and eat it too by not only making something for new audiences but also cashing in on the nostalgia of the original product. All you do then is piss off the hardcore fans of the original who want to see what they loved come back with 0 changes.
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