Network Utilities

How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Skul: The Hero Slayer

Skul: The Hero Slayer is a 2D, Action, Hack & Slash, Adventure, and Platformer game published by Neowiz released in 2021.

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Skul: The Hero Slayer has the following styles of gameplay.

  • In a 2D style game the graphics are usually more flat and do not have a 3D appearance. Some 2D games will have flat graphics with a 3D appearance to them but they are still considered 2D games.
  • Action games are usually a bit faster than other games and require quick reflexes. You frequently jump platforms, shoot enemy mobs, climb ladders, and
  • Hack-and-slash style games heavily emphasize combat. They generally involve slaying lots of waves of creatures.
  • An adventure game is where the player is usually the protagonist and plays through an evolving story. The storyline is the driving part of an adventure game.
  • Platform games are usually action games that require the player to hop from one platform to another, usually in some sort of acrobatic way. They are good for people with fast reflexes. They can come in short and long story varieties. Typical platform games are Super Mario Bros. and Sonic the Hedgehog.

Forward Ports for Skul: The Hero Slayer

When you are playing Skul: The Hero Slayer 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 router.
  • The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
  • The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.

How to locate 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

The easiest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

  • Open a web browser and navigate to your router's IP address.
  • Locate your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the appropriate box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
  • Sometimes you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Ports To Forward for Skul: The Hero Slayer

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Skul: The Hero Slayer are as follows:

Skul: The Hero Slayer - Steam

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

Skul: The Hero Slayer - Switch

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

Skul: The Hero Slayer - Playstation 4

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

Skul: The Hero Slayer - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Skul: The Hero Slayer that will show you the required incoming 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.