Yes, it's finally happening.
A Nintendo press release has announced Pokémon Omega Ruby & Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, exclusive to 3DS and 2DS and with a worldwide arrival in November this year.
Described as a "fresh take" on Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire from the Game Boy Advance, the following is promised in terms of delivering a new adventure.
What are your thoughts on the Gen 3 remakes?"Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire are a fresh take on Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire, which launched in 2003 and were fan-favourite hits on the Game Boy Advance system. The new titles promise to take players through a dramatic story within a spectacular new world."