Forward Ports on Your Router for Hunt: Showdown

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October 10, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Hunt: Showdown is an Action, Shooter, First-Person, Survival, and Open-World game published by Crytek, Koch Media released in 2019.


Hunt: Showdown has the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Hunt: Showdown

When you are playing Hunt: Showdown 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Hunt: Showdown

The necessary ports for Hunt: Showdown are as follows:

Hunt: Showdown - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036, 61088
  • UDP: 20000-20099, 27015, 27031-27036

Hunt: Showdown - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074, 61088
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500, 20000-20099

Hunt: Showdown - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 61088
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 20000-20099

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

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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