How To Open Ports in Your Router for Outer Wilds

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

Outer Wilds is an Action, Adventure, Open-World, Puzzle, and First-Person game published by Annapurna Interactive released in 2019.

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Ports To Forward for Outer Wilds

The required incoming ports for Outer Wilds are as follows:

Outer Wilds - Steam

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

Outer Wilds - PC

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

Outer Wilds - Xbox One

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

Outer Wilds - Playstation 4

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

Outer Wilds - Switch

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

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

Outer Wilds offers the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Outer Wilds

When you are playing Outer Wilds 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

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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