Yes, VirginiaThere IS a Santa Claus. Bethesda bought the rights to the Fallout series from Interplay. They'll be making Fallout 3, and Todd Howard, Executive Producer of Morrowind, will be in charge.
That's so much good news at one time I can hardly process it all.
Here's the announcement: http://general.gamerfeed.com/gf/news/7146/.
Thanks to Paul at the always fabulous www.groovgames.com for sending me the link.