How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment's Third-Person, Open-World, Action, Hack & Slash, Role-Playing, and Adventure game with a release date in 2014.

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Ports Required for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

The exact ports for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor are as follows:

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Steam

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

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Playstation 3

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

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Playstation 4

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

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor offers the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

When you are playing Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor 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 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

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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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