How to Open a Port in Your Router for Northgard

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October 09, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Northgard is a Simulation, Strategy, and Real-Time game published by Shiro Games, Merge Games released in 2018.

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Northgard includes the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Northgard

When you are playing Northgard 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 on occasion 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

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:

Ports Required for Northgard

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Northgard are as follows:

Northgard - Steam

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

Northgard - Playstation 4

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

Northgard - Switch

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

Northgard - Xbox One

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

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

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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