Opening Ports for God of War using Your Router

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

God of War is Sony Computer Entertainment's Action, Adventure, and Hack & Slash game with a release date in 2009.

When you play God of War you will enjoy the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward God of War

When you are playing God of War 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

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Which Ports Does God of War Require

The connection ports for God of War are as follows:

God of War - Playstation 3

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for God of War that will show you the required incoming ports.

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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