Forward Ports on Your Router for Xenoblade Chronicles 2

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is Nintendo's Open-World, Action, Role-Playing, and Adventure game with a release date in 2017.

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 artwork featuring Rex, Pyra, and others heading towards the Urayan Titan
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 artwork featuring Rex, Pyra, and others heading towards the Urayan Titan

Ports Required for Xenoblade Chronicles 2

The exact ports for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 are as follows:

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 - 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 Xenoblade Chronicles 2 simply follow one of these links:

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 has the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Xenoblade Chronicles 2

When you are playing Xenoblade Chronicles 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 on occasion 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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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