How To Open Ports in Your Router for Firewatch

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Firewatch is Campo Santo's Adventure and First-Person game with a release date in 2016.

Firewatch includes the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Firewatch

When you are playing Firewatch 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 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

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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Firewatch

The incoming connection ports for Firewatch are as follows:

Firewatch - PC

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

Firewatch - Playstation 4

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

Firewatch - Xbox One

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

Firewatch - Steam

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

Firewatch - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

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

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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