How to Open Ports for Monster Hunter: World Using Port Forwarding

Monster Hunter: World is an action role-playing game and the fifth leading installment in the Monster Hunter series. It’s developed by Capcom and was released to PS4 and Xbox One players in January, 2018.

When playing the game, you take on the role of a hunter whose aim is to hunt down or trap monsters that roam in one of many environmental spaces. The game's online multiplayer mode offers players to hunt alone or in a group of up to four players.

Ports Needed to Play Monster Hunter: World

The fast-paced action game puts the player in the middle of the action. However, many players are unable to play the game in online multiplayer mode due to blocked ports. To play the game in multiplayer mode, you’ll need to configure port forwarding on your router.

Average home-based routers aren’t designed for an optimal online gaming experience. This leaves you with no other way but to open ports on your router that are blocked by your ISP.

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Ports to Forward on PC - Steam

TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Ports to Forward on - PlayStation 4

TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Ports to Forward on - Xbox One

TCP: 3074
UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500
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How to Forward Ports for Monster Hunter: World

With the help of TCP and UDP ports, you can begin your journey of port forwarding Monster Hunter: World online. But before you move forward, you’ll need the following information:


Now that you have the details noted down, you can move to the next stage of port forwarding Monster Hunter: World on your router:

  • Type your router’s IP address in the URL bar of your preferred browser
  • Login with the admin credentials of your router to access the settings
  • Navigate to the port forwarding section of your router
  • Enter the IP address of your PC in the right box
  • In the boxes, add the TCP and UDP ports of Monster Hunter: World
  • For updates settings, restart your router

PureVPN’s Port Forwarding Add-on

Easy & Secure Way to Open All Ports

Port forwarding can be a complicated process and differ from router to router. Just accessing the router’s settings and viewing the multiple options present on the screen can leave you baffled.

To simplify the port forwarding process and save yourself from the hassle of configuring ports manually, get PureVPN’s Port Forwarding add-on. Once enabled, the add-on takes care of the ports needed to play the online game. You also gain instant access to the game’s online servers, meaning you can play the game with anyone in multiplayer mode.

Benefits of Using PureVPN’s Port Forwarding Add-On

PureVPN’s Port Forwarding add-on is your online gaming buddy. Think of the add-on as an online savior that helps you bridge the connection with other online players.

Connect to PureVPN and enable the port forwarding option to enjoy an unrivaled online gaming experience. Additional benefits of using PureVPN’s Port Forwarding add-on are as follows:

    • Gain prompt access to your home or office devices from anywhere
    • Smooth P2P upload and download speeds
    • Quickly open TCP and UDP ports on your device
    • Avoid CGNAT (Carrier-Grade NAT)
    • Use PureVPN and PureVPN’s Port Forwarding add-on simultaneously.
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