How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Shape of the World

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Shape of the World is Plug In Digital's Action and Adventure game released in 2018.

Shape of the World includes the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Shape of the World

When you are playing Shape of the World 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 on occasion 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

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Shape of the World Require

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Shape of the World are as follows:

Shape of the World - PC

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Shape of the World - Playstation 4

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

Shape of the World - Switch

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

Shape of the World - Xbox One

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Shape of the World simply follow one of these links:

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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