Create a Port Forward for Anthem in your Router

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Anthem is an Action, Role-Playing, Third-Person, and Shooter game published by Electronic Arts released in 2019.


Anthem offers the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Anthem

When you are playing Anthem 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 on occasion 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 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the easiest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Anthem

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Anthem are as follows:

Anthem - PC

  • TCP: 8080
  • UDP: 3659, 21000-26000

Anthem - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3659, 21000-26000

Anthem - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074, 8080
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 3659, 4500, 21000-26000

We have guides that are custom tailored for Anthem that will show you the required ports that need to be forwarded.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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