Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is a way to chat over the Internet. For a detailed description and history, refer to the Wikipedia article Internet Relay Chat.
Many Doomers can be found on IRC, and on several different IRC networks.
For help connecting to an IRC channel, see the reference documents at IRChelp.org.
- #chocolate-doom (chat)
- #dmclub (removed from network)
- #doom-tech (chat)
- #doomwiki (chat)
- #freedoom (chat)
- #noteternityenginerelated (chat) — official Eternity Engine channel.
- #odamex (chat)
- #ReMooD (chat)
- #zdoom (chat) — not to be confused with the EsperNet channel of the same name
- #zdoomvets (chat)
Some IRC channels were once quite popular, but are now defunct for various reasons:
- #doom on Freenode
- #doomroom on EFNet, Undernet and Freenode
- #doomworld on Telefragged
- #youfailit on Freenode and OFTC