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Name Reviews Home page
Adium   [OS X] Adium is a free Cocoa-based instant messaging application that ...
AthenaIRC   [MacOS + OS X] (obsolete; see Minerva instead now) If you are the...
Babbel   [MacOS + OS X + MS Windows XP/NT] Multilingual, multiple servers, the ...
chatnet *** [LOST] A simple Macintosh interface to IRC; chatnet can also work...
Colloquy   [OS/X] [GPL/BSD] Colloquy has the look and feel of a quality Mac...
FoxIRC   [OS/X] This is a port of the X11/XForms based IRC Linux client to...
Homer   Said to be slow and buggy, and not updated since 1995, but good for...
iRC   [shareware] iRC is an IRC client for Mac OS X, with multiple server...
Ircle ***** Was once the most popular Macintosh IRC client. High functionality,...
IRCmagic   $10 shareware. IRCmagic a classic MacOS 9 AppleScript extension for...
IRCStep   [OS X] A Cocoa-based Internet Relay Chat Client. IRCStep can connect...
JediKnight   [OS X] Full Aqua interface compliant; alpha-channel support; multiple ...
limechat   [donateware] Limechat supports multiple servers in the same window,...
Linkinus   [OSX; commercial, €20] Lots of features and claims a clean...
MacBitchX ***** PowerPC only. This is a port of the Unix BitchX client, with...
MacIRC   A small IRC client with multiple connections, DCC, etc., but not as...
Minerva   [OS-X] The Web site says Minerva IRC is a "chat-centric IRC client. I ...
Quassel IRC   [OS X] Quassel is a multi-platform graphical IRC program that lets...
savIRC   [GPL] A multi-platform tcl-based multi-window scriptable client with...
ShadowIRC **** A fast and configurable MacOS client; supports plugins, and is...
smIRCle *** An easy to use IRC chat client distribuetd under the Gnu Public...
Snak **** A powerful and up to date Macintosh IRC client. Hey, it even does...
TalkSoup   [OS-X] TalkSoup is an IRC client for OS X and any platform supported...
Textual   [OS-X] Textual is a lightweight IRC client created specifically for...
WeeChat   WeeChat (Wee Enhanced Environment for Chat) is a fast and light IRC...
X-Chat **** [OS X] This is a port of the Unix/X-Windows X-Chat program to Aqua. ...

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