How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Nioh 2

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October 10, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Nioh 2 is an Action, Role-Playing, and Hack & Slash game published by Koei Tecmo Games, Sony Interactive Entertainment released in 2020.

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Nioh 2 has the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Nioh 2

When you are playing Nioh 2 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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports To Forward for Nioh 2

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Nioh 2 are as follows:

Nioh 2 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Nioh 2 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Nioh 2 - Playstation 5

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

We have guides that are custom tailored for Nioh 2 that will show you the specific incoming ports.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want more? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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