Network Utilities

Forwarding Ports for Sackboy: A Big Adventure on Your Router.

Sackboy: A Big Adventure is Sony Interactive Entertainment's Adventure and Platformer game released in 2020.

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Sackboy: A Big Adventure has the following genres of gameplay.

  • An adventure game is where the player is usually the protagonist and plays through an evolving story. The storyline is the driving part of an adventure game.
  • Platform games are usually action games that require the player to hop from one platform to another, usually in some sort of acrobatic way. They are good for people with fast reflexes. They can come in short and long story varieties. Typical platform games are Super Mario Bros. and Sonic the Hedgehog.

Port Forward Sackboy: A Big Adventure

When you are playing Sackboy: A Big Adventure 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:

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

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

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 process for forwarding a port is usually:

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

Which Ports Does Sackboy: A Big Adventure Require

The required incoming ports for Sackboy: A Big Adventure are as follows:

Sackboy: A Big Adventure - PlayStation 4

  • TCP: 1935,3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479

Sackboy: A Big Adventure - PlayStation 5

  • TCP: 1935,3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Sackboy: A Big Adventure simply follow one of these links:

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.