To connect to one of the Stratics IRC servers you need to download an IRC client (mIRC, pirch, Ircle, or one of your favourite linux clients) and have it connect to irc.stratics.com port 6667 or, alternatively, to one of the following servers, preferably the one closest to you:
irc.frws.com port 6667 USA - Colorado
irc.truefear.net port 6667 USA - Texas
irc.glowfish.de port 6667 EU - Germany
irc2.frws.com port 6667 USA - Colorado
Once you are connected, you can join the #BalleriumHoC channel by typing
For more information on how to get connected using mIRC, please see http://chat.stratics.com/content/irchelp/mirc/mirc.shtml.