How to Open a Port in Your Router for NieR: Automata

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

NieR: Automata is an Action, Hack & Slash, Role-Playing, and Adventure game published by Square Enix released in 2017.

NieR: Automata game artwork
NieR: Automata game artwork

Which Ports Does NieR: Automata Require

The specific ports for NieR: Automata are as follows:

NieR: Automata - Steam

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

NieR: Automata - PC

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

NieR: Automata - Playstation 4

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

NieR: Automata - Switch

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

NieR: Automata - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for NieR: Automata that will show you the ports.

NieR: Automata includes the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward NieR: Automata

When you are playing NieR: Automata 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

That should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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