While some have assumed that the recent reveal of the official Fallout Online website meant that Bethesda and Interplay have come to a settlement regarding their legal disagreements over the franchise, it looks like the litigation continues. The Fallout Online thread at Bethesda forum has been closed with the following message from Bethesda's Matt Grandstaff:
Also, for some reason the footer on the Fallout Online website was changed. Initially, it was:
The current version is:
It probably means something, but what exactly is anyone's guess.