Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for Gearshifters

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May 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Gearshifters is a Driving/Racing, Arcade, Action, Shoot-Em-Up, and Survival game published by Numskull Games released in 2021.

Gearshifters game art showing cars shooting at each other while racing.
Gearshifters game art showing cars shooting at each other while racing.

Gearshifters has the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Gearshifters

When you are playing Gearshifters 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 find 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

Use our Network Utilities for a quick way to get your ports forwarded. Network utilities makes it easy to enable and disable your port forwards to keep your network security as tight as possible. You can also do it by hand by following these steps.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Gearshifters Require

The network ports for Gearshifters are as follows:

Gearshifters - Steam

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

Gearshifters - Playstation 4

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

Gearshifters - Switch

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

Gearshifters - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Gearshifters that will show you the necessary ports.

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