Open Ports on Your Router for Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Thumbnail image of Port Forward Staff
Port Forward Staff
February 26, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Pokémon Legends: Arceus is an Open-World, Role-Playing, Adventure, and Turn-Based game published by The Pokémon Company, Nintendo released in 2022.


Which Ports Does Pokémon Legends: Arceus Require

The network ports for Pokémon Legends: Arceus are as follows:

Pokémon Legends: Arceus - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Pokémon Legends: Arceus that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded.

Pokémon Legends: Arceus offers the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Pokémon Legends: Arceus

When you are playing Pokémon Legends: Arceus 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 general 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.

More From Portforward