Port Forwarding on Your Router for Nioh

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Nioh is an Action, Role-Playing, and Hack & Slash game published by Sony Interactive Entertainment, Koei Tecmo released in 2017.

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When you play Nioh you will experience the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Nioh

When you are playing Nioh 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Nioh Require

The necessary ports for Nioh are as follows:

Nioh - Steam

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

Nioh - Playstation 4

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

Nioh - Playstation 5

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

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

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