Opening Ports for Decay: The Mare using Your Router

Thumbnail image of Port Forward Staff
Port Forward Staff
August 26, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Decay: The Mare is a First-Person, Puzzle, and Adventure game published by Shining Gate Software, Daedalic Entertainment released in 2013.

decay the mare tile
decay the mare tile

Decay: The Mare has the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Decay: The Mare

When you are playing Decay: The Mare 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 frequently 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:

How to find 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

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Decay: The Mare Require

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Decay: The Mare are as follows:

Decay: The Mare - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Decay: The Mare - Steam

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

Decay: The Mare - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Decay: The Mare that will show you the necessary ports.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

More From Portforward