Network Utilities

Open Ports on Your Router for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is WayForward Technologies, XSEED Games's 2D and Platformer game released in 2016.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero offers the following genres of gameplay.

  • A 2D game features flat graphics and are usually either side view or top down view. Side view 2D games are sometimes also called "platform" style games because they main objective is to travel from one platform to another.
  • Platform games, also known as platformers, have the player jumping from platform to platform, sometime performing some sort of acrobatic stunt. Common examples include Super Mario Bros. and Sonic the Hedgehog.

Port Forward Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

When you are playing Shantae: Half-Genie Hero 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.
  • Your gaming machine's IP address.
  • The TCP and UDP ports to forward.

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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

  • Login to your router.
  • Locate 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 matching boxes in your router.
  • Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Ports To Forward for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

The ports that need to be forwarded for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero are as follows:

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Playstation 4

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

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Switch

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

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero that will show you the connection ports.

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

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.