How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Research and Destroy

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June 17, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Research and Destroy is Spike Chunsoft's Turn-Based, Action, Strategy, Arcade, and Shoot-Em-Up game released in 2022.

Research and Destroy game characters.
Research and Destroy game characters.

Which Ports Does Research and Destroy Require

The specific incoming ports for Research and Destroy are as follows:

Research and Destroy - Steam

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

Research and Destroy - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Research and Destroy - Switch

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

Research and Destroy - Xbox One

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Research and Destroy simply follow one of these links:

Research and Destroy includes the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Research and Destroy

When you are playing Research and Destroy 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 intermittently 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

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:

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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