Forwarding Ports in Your Router for The Wild Eight

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

The Wild Eight is an Action, Adventure, Survival, Open-World, and Simulation game published by HypeTrain Digital released in 2019.

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When you play The Wild Eight you will enjoy the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward The Wild Eight

When you are playing The Wild Eight 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 intermittently 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 find 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 easiest 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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does The Wild Eight Require

The specific ports for The Wild Eight are as follows:

The Wild Eight - Steam

  • TCP: 7777, 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 7777, 27000-27031, 27036

The Wild Eight - Playstation 4

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

The Wild Eight - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for The Wild Eight that will show you the network ports.

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