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How to Port Forward in Your Router for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry is Ubisoft's Action, Adventure, and Stealth game with a release date in 2014.

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry has the following genres of gameplay.

  • Action games are usually a bit faster than other games and require quick reflexes. You frequently jump platforms, shoot enemy mobs, climb ladders, and
  • In an adventure game you generally play through a story, usually as the protagonist. They rely heavily on story telling and can be inspired from books or movies.
  • In a stealth style game you use hiding, disguises, muffled clothing, and shadows to overcome antagonists. Sometimes in a stealth style of game you get the choice of taking the quiet approach or the direct approach of attacking the enemy. Stealth games frequently feature a strong strategy component as well.

How to Port Forward Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry

When you are playing Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and sometimes even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

  • Your router's IP address.
  • The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
  • A list of TCP and UDP ports to forward.

How to locate your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

  • Open a web browser and navigate to your router's IP address.
  • Locate your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the proper box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the corresponding boxes in your router.
  • On occasion you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Ports To Forward for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry

The incoming connection ports for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry are as follows:

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry - PC

  • TCP: 13000,13005,13200,14000-14001,14008
  • UDP: 3074,3658,4646,21115-21116,21120,21125,21130,21275-21276,21280,21285,21290,22050-22051,22055,22060

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480,3658,5223,8080
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479,3658,4646

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935,3478-3480,3658
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479,3658,4646

We have guides that are custom tailored for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry that will show you the ports.

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Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.