Create a Port Forward for Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair in your Router

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair is a Third-Person, Shooter, and Action game published by XSEED Games, D3 Publisher, PQube released in 2015.

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair
Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair

Which Ports Does Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair Require

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair are as follows:

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair - Playstation 4

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

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair that will show you the required incoming ports.

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair includes the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair

When you are playing Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair 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 on occasion 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 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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