How to Open a Port in Your Router for Party Animals

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July 07, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Party Animals is Source Technology's Action and Party/Minigame game with a currently unknown release date.

The Party Animals release image has a cute dog and dinosaur
The Party Animals release image has a cute dog and dinosaur

Party Animals offers the following styles of play.

Port Forward Party Animals

When you are playing Party Animals 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

The fastest 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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Party Animals Require

The ports for Party Animals are as follows:

Party Animals - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Party Animals - Xbox One

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

Party Animals - Xbox Series X

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Party Animals that will show you the specific ports.

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