How to Port Forward Killer Instinct (2013)

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Killer Instinct (2013) is a Fighting game published by Microsoft Studios released in 2013.

Killer Instinct game artwork
Killer Instinct game artwork

Ports To Forward for Killer Instinct (2013)

The specific incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Killer Instinct (2013) are as follows:

Killer Instinct (2013) - Xbox One

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

Killer Instinct (2013) - PC

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

Killer Instinct (2013) - Steam

  • TCP: 3074, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500, 27015, 27031-27036

Killer Instinct (2013) - Xbox Series X

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Killer Instinct (2013) that will show you the specific ports.

Since Killer Instinct (2013) is a fighting style of game you can expect fast paced, side view, player vs. player fighting action. Like Moral Kombat, Tekken, or Dead or Alive, most fighting games are in an arena with 3d style graphics and really rely on the players reflexes.

How to Port Forward Killer Instinct (2013)

When you are playing Killer Instinct (2013) 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 navigate to 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The usual 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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