G4TV interviewed Fallout 3 Executive Producer Todd Howard at E3. Highlights:
[describing Fallout] Imagine Leave it to Beaver,
with laser guns, that world was nuked, the whole world is destroyed and
it is a hundred years after that. It's a role-playing game set in this
very unique post-apocalyptic world. (...)
How faithful is it going to be to the other games?
In terms of the world, and the texture of it, the tone and the
lore, it's very very faithful. In as far as how the game is presented,
it's very very different. Those other games are ten years old, so now,
with the presentation we can do now, and because it's role-playing, we
want you to feel that you are this person in the world. (...)
Watch the whole video here.