How to Port Forward Rune Factory 3 Special in Your Router

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September 16, 2022 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Rune Factory 3 Special is an Action, Adventure, Role-Playing, Management, and Simulation game published by Marvelous, XSEED Games released in 2023.

Rune Factory 3 Special game cover artwork
Rune Factory 3 Special game cover artwork

Which Ports Does Rune Factory 3 Special Require

The connection ports for Rune Factory 3 Special are as follows:

Rune Factory 3 Special - Steam

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

Rune Factory 3 Special - Switch

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

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Rune Factory 3 Special has the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Rune Factory 3 Special

When you are playing Rune Factory 3 Special 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:

How to locate 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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