How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Shantae

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April 19, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Shantae is WayForward's 2D, Action, Adventure, and Platformer game released in 2021.

Shantae game art
Shantae game art

Shantae offers the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Shantae

When you are playing Shantae 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 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

Use our Network Utilities for a quick way to get your ports forwarded. Network utilities makes it easy to enable and disable your port forwards to keep your network security as tight as possible. You can also do it by hand by following these steps.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports Required for Shantae

The specific incoming ports for Shantae are as follows:

Shantae - Switch

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

Shantae - Playstation 4

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

Shantae - Playstation 5

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Shantae that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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