How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Phoning Home

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Phoning Home is an Open-World, Action, Adventure, Survival, and Puzzle game published by Ion Lands released in 2017.


Ports Required for Phoning Home

The exact ports that need to be forwarded for Phoning Home are as follows:

Phoning Home - Steam

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

Phoning Home - PC

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Phoning Home that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.

Phoning Home has the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Phoning Home

When you are playing Phoning Home 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 navigate to 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the fastest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

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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