Open Ports on Your Router for Shadow Warrior

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Shadow Warrior is a First-Person, Shooter, and Action game published by GT Interactive, 3D Realms, Devolver Digital released in 1997.

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Ports To Forward for Shadow Warrior

The connection ports for Shadow Warrior are as follows:

Shadow Warrior - Steam

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

Shadow Warrior - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Shadow Warrior yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

We have guides that are custom tailored for Shadow Warrior that will show you the specific ports.

Shadow Warrior has the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Shadow Warrior

When you are playing Shadow Warrior 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

After that you're done - your ports should be open. Wait, there's more... Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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