Network Utilities

How to Port Forward in Your Router for Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is 505 Games's Puzzle and Adventure game with a release date in 2013.

When you play Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons you will enjoy the following styles of play.

  • In a puzzle type game the player solves puzzles that may be either logic, patters, words, or numbers. Puzzle games sometimes use a timer to create a sense of pressure to solve the puzzle faster.
  • An adventure game is where the player is usually the protagonist and plays through an evolving story. The storyline is the driving part of an adventure game.

Forward Ports for Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

When you are playing Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons 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 intermittently 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:

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

How to locate your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate 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:

  • Login to your router.
  • Find 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.
  • Sometimes you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Ports Required for Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

The specific incoming ports for Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons are as follows:

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,3074

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030,27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380,27000-27031,27036

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - Playstation 3

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

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - Playstation 4

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

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,500,3074,3544,4500

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons - Switch

  • TCP: 6667,12400,28910,29900,29901,29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons simply follow one of these links:

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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.