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Open Ports on Your Router for Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown

Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown is a Fighting, Arcade, and Action game published by Sega released in 2021.

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Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown has the following styles of play.

  • In a fighting style game you typically face off against your opponent in a side view and perform a series of moves such as punches and kicks in order to knock your opponent down or out of the ring.
  • Arcade style games usually do not have a story and are closely related to action games, except they are much less in depth and intended to be played in a limited amount of time.
  • Games that are considered action are all about centering the player in the middle of an evolving situation.

Forward Ports for Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown

When you are playing Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown 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 frequently 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:

  • Your router's IP address.
  • 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 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

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 process for forwarding a port is usually:

  • Login to your router.
  • Find your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the applicable box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
  • On occasion you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Which Ports Does Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown Require

The required incoming ports for Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown are as follows:

Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown - Playstation 4

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown simply follow one of these links:

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

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.