How to Port Forward Final Fantasy XIII

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

Final Fantasy XIII is Square Enix's Role-Playing game released in 2009.

Final Fantasy XIII is a roleplaying game, or simply RPG. Role-Playing Games give you many, many hours of game play where you can explore a sometimes huge new world through the eyes of your own character. They are usually the longest style of game with the most detailed story lines. Popular RPG titles include Skyrim, World of Warcraft, and Fallout.

Forward Ports for Final Fantasy XIII

When you are playing Final Fantasy XIII 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 on occasion 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 navigate to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find 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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Final Fantasy XIII Require

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Final Fantasy XIII are as follows:

Final Fantasy XIII - Steam

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

Final Fantasy XIII - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,3074

Final Fantasy XIII - Playstation 3

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Final Fantasy XIII that will show you the exact ports.

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