What would be the good reason? I can't think of a reasonable one let alone a good one. Unless of course you are a cheapskate and want to hunt for practically nothing! Have you gone over 20 years without an increase in your income? I doubt it.
Only time will tell. I would guess that they did a lot of testing before marketing, but there’s a bunch of energy released when the trigger is pulled. I could see one of these Xbows imploding at some point.
The end users of such items will dictate what the market will withstand. There are crossbows in many price ranges.
The R29 is a flagship model, and although folks like myself will not be buying one--time will tell as to sales numbers, and stability of the company. I would honestly think--with the following these things have--they'll sell, but just not to me.