How to Port Forward Monster Hunter Rise in Your Router

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September 18, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Monster Hunter Rise is Capcom's Action, Adventure, Hack & Slash, and Role-Playing game released in 2021.

Monster Hunter Rise artwork featuring Magnamalo in combat with some hunters
Monster Hunter Rise artwork featuring Magnamalo in combat with some hunters

Which Ports Does Monster Hunter Rise Require

The specific incoming ports for Monster Hunter Rise are as follows:

Monster Hunter Rise - Steam

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

Monster Hunter Rise - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Monster Hunter Rise that will show you the incoming ports.

When you play Monster Hunter Rise you will experience the following styles of play.

Port Forward Monster Hunter Rise

When you are playing Monster Hunter Rise 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 locate 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 fastest 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:

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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