Port Forwarding on Your Router for Death Stranding

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

Death Stranding is an Action, Open-World, Survival, and Adventure game published by Sony Interactive Entertainment, 505 Games released in 2019.

Death Stranding logo of a man holding a baby on an orange background
Death Stranding logo of a man holding a baby on an orange background

Death Stranding offers the following styles of play.

Port Forward Death Stranding

When you are playing Death Stranding 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 frequently 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

Use our Network Utilities for a quick way to get your ports forwarded. Network utilities makes it easy to enable and disable your port forwards to keep your network security as tight as possible. You can also do it by hand by following these steps.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Death Stranding

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

Death Stranding - Playstation 4

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

Death Stranding - Steam

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

Death Stranding - PC

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

Death Stranding - Playstation 5

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Death Stranding that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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