IRC Bouncers

  • helps you stay connected to IRC chat when your device are offline
  • plays back missed messages when you connect
  • access to unlimited IRC chat networks available (and also Telegram or Discord)
  • provides a DDoS protected IP for your IRC chat needs, with high uptime
  • free of charge, with free software
  • real time support from IRCNow over live chat

We currently offer ZNC and psyBNC.

To get started with a free bouncer, connect to ircs://irc.ircnow.org/ and /join #ircnow. Then, type !bnc for a free bouncer.

Here's how to add a network on ZNC.

IRC Clients
NameWindowsMacLinuxAndroidiOSWebLicense
AdiIRC   Proprietary
Adium     GPL
AndroIRC     Proprietary
Atomic     GPLv3
Colloquy?    GPL/BSD
Hexchat   GPLv2
HydraIRC?      ?
IRC for Android     ?
IRCCloud Web Android iOS   Apache 2.0 / Proprietary
IceChatWW   GPLv2
ircEX     ?
irssi   GPLv2
Igloo?    Proprietary
KVIrc   GPLv2
KiwiIRC     Apache 2.0
Limechat    GPLv2
mibbit     Proprietary
mIRCWW   Proprietary
nettalk?      ?
Pidgin   GPLv2
Quassel GPLv2
qwebirc?     ?
Revolution IRC     GPLv3
simpleirc     GPLv3
smuxi   GPLv2
Textual     Proprietary
Thunderbird   MPL 2.0
turboIRC     ?
weechat  GPLv3
yaaic     GPLv3
XChat   Proprietary/GPL
  1. W = Wine emulation