How To Open Ports in Your Router for Demon's Souls

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September 25, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Demon's Souls is an Action and Role-Playing game published by Sony Computer Entertainment, Atlus USA, Namco Bandai Games originally released in 2009.

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Demon's Souls includes the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Demon's Souls

When you are playing Demon's Souls 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

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:

Ports Required for Demon's Souls

The ports that need to be forwarded for Demon's Souls are as follows:

Demon's Souls - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

Demon's Souls - Playstation 5

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Demon's Souls that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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