Lunar Client is a modpack and client-side anticheat for Minecraft 1.7.10 and 1.8.9. A client-side anticheat is a client based system designed to detect players who are running recognized hacks, cheats, and third party softwares that aim to give them an unfair advantage in the game. Lunar Client aims to stop cheats and not to facilitate them.
Yes! In most cases, your frames will nearly double!
Of course! You can connect to any 1.7.10 or 1.8.9 Minecraft server using Lunar Client. However, the anticheat component of the client is only available on protected Servers.
Yes! Lunar Client is completely free of charge.
If you are having trouble launching Lunar Client, please read the support guide at This guide should be able to help you fix your problem. If not, it will instruct you on how to contact our team.
Yes, absolutely! However, Lunar Client will not allow you to load “xray texture packs”
You can only use mods that are provided by the client, you may not use your own mods. If you have any mod suggestions, just let us know!
We currently support Windows 7+, macOS, and Linux. However, you cannot play with the anticheat on a macOS or Linux operating system.
If you are detected cheating on any protected server, your account, IP, and Hardware ID will be banned for 12 months.
If you are interested in utilizing Lunar Client for your own server, visit
AAL is a program we use in order to protect our client. We have been working with their team for the past month in order to deliver the best product possible. AAL’s website can be found at
Lunar Client does not contain any malicious software such as viruses or trojans. Due to the nature of the client side anticheat, anti-viruses sometimes flags our software as malicious. We can assure you that this is not the case. Please ignore these warnings and add Lunar Client as an exception to your anti-virus if this happens to you.
We want to work closely with our community to create an awesome experience for our users. If you have something you think is worth sharing with us, please make a ticket here and we will investigate your report promptly.