Forwarding Ports in Your Router for Spelunky

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

Spelunky is an Action, Platformer, Role-Playing, and Survival game published by Mossmouth, Microsoft Studios released in 2008.

Spelunky characters exploring a lava tube and finding a chest full of treasure.
Spelunky characters exploring a lava tube and finding a chest full of treasure.

Ports To Forward for Spelunky

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Spelunky are as follows:

Spelunky - Steam

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

Spelunky - PC

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

Spelunky - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Spelunky - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

Spelunky - Playstation 4

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

Spelunky - 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 Spelunky simply follow one of these links:

Spelunky includes the following styles of play.

Port Forward Spelunky

When you are playing Spelunky 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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