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Sacred 2 Hamachi Guide
Sacred 2 is an awesome role playing game lurking in the shadows of Diablo 3 still manages to do pretty good. The game is set up in the mystic technological World calling for a hero to end the ongoing war.
You can play the game with your friends on LAN using virtual private network adapters like Hamachi but its little tricky and has few issues. Among them the most prominent is that the game only allows player with very less latency to connect on LAN, so in case you can’t connect you know the problem.
How to Play Sacred 2 LAN Online on Hamachi
Install Sacred 2 and update it to latest version.
Install latest Hamachi.
Step 3 |Configure Firewall
Now add “hamachi.exe”, “sacred2.exe” and “s2gs.exe” in firewall exception list.
Step 4|Configuring Hamachi
Open Hamachi, go to “Preferences” view the status tab and click “Detailed Information” under “Connection” header. Tick both TCP & UDP port options and fill in the ports of your choice. (lets say 10000 and 10010)
Step 5|Port Forwarding
If you are behind a router you need to open port 7011 that is required Sacred to multiplayer. Also forward the ports that you gave in your Hamachi preferences in Step 4.
Step 6|Setup Hamachi Preference
Now go into your “Network connections”, select the “advanced tab” and choose advanced settings. From the list of connections, make Hamachi to the top of the list using the arrows, it will make Hamachi preferred network adapter.
Step 7|Play Sacred 2 On Hamachi
Now create a network, tell your friend to join that network. After its done, host a LAN game and your friend will be able to see that game under LAN games.
Notes: Client as well as Server need to forward ports, configure Hamachi, configure firewall as well as setup networking preferences. If client and server have mixed operating system, the one with Vista OS should host the game.