Opening Ports for Loco Motive using Your Router

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Loco Motive is a 2D, Adventure, and Puzzle game published by Chucklefish released in 2022.

Loco Motive game artwork showing the characters Arthur, Diana, and Herman jumping from a train
Loco Motive game artwork showing the characters Arthur, Diana, and Herman jumping from a train

Ports To Forward for Loco Motive

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Loco Motive are as follows:

Loco Motive - Steam

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

Loco Motive - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Loco Motive that will show you the incoming ports.

Loco Motive offers the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Loco Motive

When you are playing Loco Motive 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 frequently 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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want more? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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