How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Fire Emblem: Three Houses

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Fire Emblem: Three Houses is Nintendo's Turn-Based and Strategy game released in 2019.

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Fire Emblem: Three Houses includes the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Fire Emblem: Three Houses

When you are playing Fire Emblem: Three Houses 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:

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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports Required for Fire Emblem: Three Houses

The incoming ports for Fire Emblem: Three Houses are as follows:

Fire Emblem: Three Houses - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Fire Emblem: Three Houses that will show you the ports.

After that you're done - your ports should be open. Wait, there's more... Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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