Create a Port Forward for Dead Cells in your Router

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Dead Cells is Motion Twin's 2D, Action, Adventure, Hack & Slash, Survival, and Platformer game released in 2018.

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Dead Cells offers the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Dead Cells

When you are playing Dead Cells 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Dead Cells

The required incoming ports for Dead Cells are as follows:

Dead Cells - PC

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

Dead Cells - Playstation 4

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

Dead Cells - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

Dead Cells - Xbox One

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

Dead Cells - Steam

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Dead Cells that will show you the incoming connection ports.

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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