Proppchat, working name later changed into SOCK (Sulake Online Construction Kit), was an online chat to be ordered for your own site: “SOCK, if you want to have a high quality 3d-chat on your site that is based on our FUSE technology and design expertise.” In the words of Juhani Lassila, who was kind enough to explain: “This product was never really released, because Habbo Hotel became the #1 product for the company already at that stage.”

Websection for it was ready though, as those for Urjala and Boombastic! The success of Habbo Hotel really put the lid on a lot of almost ready projects. There was a running chat online, once, on ‘robcity.com’ (now a Robbie Williams fansite), but we lack context and screenshots…