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How to Port Forward Metal Gear Solid 3 Subsistence

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition is Konami's Action, Adventure, and Stealth game with a release date in 2011.

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition offers the following styles of gameplay.

  • Survival games are usually focused on resource management, such as ammo and health, and occasionally include elements of stealth. They tend to be based on either supernatural enemies, have horror themes, or be post-apocalyptic. The primary gameplay mechanic is to simply stay alive.
  • In a stealth style game you use hiding, disguises, muffled clothing, and shadows to overcome antagonists. Sometimes in a stealth style of game you get the choice of taking the quiet approach or the direct approach of attacking the enemy. Stealth games frequently feature a strong strategy component as well.

How to Port Forward Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition

When you are playing Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition 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:

  • The IP address of your router.
  • The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
  • The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.

How to find 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the easiest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

  • Login to your router.
  • Find your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the appropriate box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
  • On occasion you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Which Ports Does Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition Require

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition are as follows:

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480,5223,8080
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479,3658

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,3074

We have guides that are custom tailored for Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - HD Edition that will show you the exact ports.

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.