Opening Ports for God of War II using Your Router

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

God of War II is an Action, Adventure, and Hack & Slash game published by Sony Computer Entertainment released in 2009.

God of War II offers the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward God of War II

When you are playing God of War II 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 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

The fastest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for God of War II

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for God of War II are as follows:

God of War II - Playstation 3

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and God of War II simply follow one of these links:

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

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