Twitch Chat Is Not IRC, It Just Looks Like It. Don’t Use IRC Libraries. Roll Your Own. Trust Me On This.
If (can code), and want a bot you can run on your PC and customize to your liking, here’s how to do it. This was written in an afternoon in C# .NET using Visual Studio 2015.
- Start a new project and drop this code into Program.cs
- Convert your password to an OAuth token which you can do here: https://twitchapps.com/tmi/
Now go, create! You can make bots that do stuff based on things happening on your computer or wherever or oh god the possibilities