How to Open a Port in Your Router for Blacktail

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June 12, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Blacktail is a First-Person, Open-World, Action, Adventure, and Role-Playing game published by Focus Entertainment released in 2022.

Blacktail game artwork featuring the character Yaga
Blacktail game artwork featuring the character Yaga

Which Ports Does Blacktail Require

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Blacktail are as follows:

Blacktail - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

Blacktail - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Blacktail yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

Blacktail - Playstation 5

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

Blacktail - Xbox Series X

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Blacktail simply follow one of these links:

Blacktail has the following styles of play.

Port Forward Blacktail

When you are playing Blacktail 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 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

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.

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