Opening Ports for Hyper Light Drifter using Your Router

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Hyper Light Drifter is a 2D, Action, Hack & Slash, Role-Playing, and Adventure game published by Heart Machine, Abylight Studios released in 2016.

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Which Ports Does Hyper Light Drifter Require

The incoming connection ports for Hyper Light Drifter are as follows:

Hyper Light Drifter - Steam

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

Hyper Light Drifter - PC

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Hyper Light Drifter - Playstation 4

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

Hyper Light Drifter - Switch

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

Hyper Light Drifter - Xbox One

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

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When you play Hyper Light Drifter you will experience the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Hyper Light Drifter

When you are playing Hyper Light Drifter 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 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 easiest 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 should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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