How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Hitchhiker

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September 20, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Hitchhiker is Versus Evil's Adventure game released in 2021.

Hitchhiker game art showing a car on a road.
Hitchhiker game art showing a car on a road.

Since Hitchhiker is an adventure game you can expect to follow your character through a story, where you are the one who discovers the plot, solves the problems, and ultimately decides the fate of the game. Adventure style games tend to be longer than other styles of games and focus on the story. If you enjoy a game that has a large story element then you will most likely enjoy playing Hitchhiker.

How to Port Forward Hitchhiker

When you are playing Hitchhiker 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 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Hitchhiker

The ports for Hitchhiker are as follows:

Hitchhiker - Steam

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

Hitchhiker - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Hitchhiker yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

Hitchhiker - Playstation 4

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

Hitchhiker - Switch

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

Hitchhiker - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Hitchhiker that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.

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