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How to Port Forward Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special in Your Router

Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special is Koei's Beat-Em-Up, Action, Tactical, and Hack & Slash game with a release date in 2006.

Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special offers the following styles of play.

  • Beat 'em up games are a video games featuring hand-to-hand combat between the protagonist and an improbably large number of opponents. They games typically take place in urban settings and feature crime-fighting and revenge-based plots, though some games may employ fantasy, historical, or sci-fi themes.
  • Games that are considered action are all about centering the player in the middle of an evolving situation.
  • Tactical games are a subgenre of strategy games that focus more on operational warfare, military style tactics, and troop placement. They focus more on logistics and production than on combat, and can at times feature complex battlefield tactics.
  • Hack-and-slash style games heavily emphasize combat. They generally involve slaying lots of waves of creatures.

How to Port Forward Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special

When you are playing Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special 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:

  • The IP address of your network 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 find 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

  • Start by logging in to your router.
  • Locate your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the proper 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.

Which Ports Does Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special Require

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special are as follows:

Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,3074

We have guides that are custom tailored for Shin Sangoku Musou 4: Special that will show you the ports.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want 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.