How to Open a Port in Your Router for Dreadlands

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December 16, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Dreadlands is Fatshark's Turn-Based, Tactical, Strategy, and Role-Playing game released in 2020.


Dreadlands has the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Dreadlands

When you are playing Dreadlands 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 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the easiest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Dreadlands Require

The required incoming ports for Dreadlands are as follows:

Dreadlands - Steam

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Dreadlands simply follow one of these links:

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