Opening Ports for Shadow Warrior 2 using Your Router

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Shadow Warrior 2 is a First-Person, Shooter, Action, and Hack & Slash game published by Devolver Digital released in 2016.

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Ports Required for Shadow Warrior 2

The necessary ports for Shadow Warrior 2 are as follows:

Shadow Warrior 2 - Steam

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

Shadow Warrior 2 - PC

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Shadow Warrior 2 - Playstation 4

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

Shadow Warrior 2 - Xbox One

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

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Shadow Warrior 2 has the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Shadow Warrior 2

When you are playing Shadow Warrior 2 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 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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