How to Port Forward Dead Island 2

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

Dead Island 2 is an Action, Adventure, and Survival game published by Deep Silver with a currently unknown release date.

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Dead Island 2 offers the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Dead Island 2

When you are playing Dead Island 2 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 sometimes 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

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

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Dead Island 2

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router that need to be forwarded for Dead Island 2 are as follows:

Dead Island 2 - Xbox One

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

Dead Island 2 - Playstation 4

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

Dead Island 2 - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Dead Island 2 yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

We have guides that are custom tailored for Dead Island 2 that will show you the specific incoming ports.

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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