Port Forwarding for Death Stranding 2

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December 23, 2022 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Death Stranding 2 is Sony Interactive Entertainment's Third-Person, Open-World, Action, Adventure, and Survival game with a currently unknown release date.


When you play Death Stranding 2 you will encounter the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Death Stranding 2

When you are playing Death Stranding 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 locate your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to click the links to get to 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 process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Death Stranding 2 Require

The connection ports for Death Stranding 2 are as follows:

Death Stranding 2 - Playstation 5

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Death Stranding 2 simply follow one of these links:

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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