PMOG is a Firefox/Flock extension which lets you play an MMOG on the Web. Web
pages are treated as virtual places. You can put items, like mines, treasure
chests, watch dogs on web pages. Other people will find them. You can create
quests for other people, do your own quests, earn virtual currency, and level
The hot news is, that
PMOG just added chat to the game application. The chat is a separate window.
There are no avatars on the page, yet. But anywhere you go (on the Web) you can
join the PMOG chat channel of the page. PMOG uses IRC. A good choice, because
IRC is a very mature chat system. Proven server software, lots of clients,
simple protocol, and thanks to years of attacks on IRC networks very stable and
The chat channel name seems to be derived from the web server domain name
omitting "www". But i's not just the second level of the DNS name. PMOG can also
cope with SLDs. So, there is a bit more sophistication behind than just the
server name. The effective mapping is very similar to the
virtual-presence.org default URL mapping with the exception, that rooms are
of course IRC rooms.