Port Forwarding on Your Router for Homeworld 3

Thumbnail image of Port Forward Staff
Port Forward Staff
April 19, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Homeworld 3 is a Real-Time, Tactical, Strategy, and Simulation game published by Gearbox Publishing released in 2023.

Homeworld 3 artwork showing ships leaving a station
Homeworld 3 artwork showing ships leaving a station

Ports Required for Homeworld 3

The necessary ports for Homeworld 3 are as follows:

Homeworld 3 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

Homeworld 3 - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Homeworld 3 yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Homeworld 3 simply follow one of these links:

Homeworld 3 has the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Homeworld 3

When you are playing Homeworld 3 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 sometimes 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the fastest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

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

More From Portforward