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Why do I need a VPN for Quake 3?
Safe LAN gaming over any distance
Freedom to play safely
How to set up a VPN for Quake 3 Arena
Get our secure VPN app
Download NordVPN and install the app. Meshnet is available on Windows, macOS, and Linux.
Turn on Meshnet
Enable Meshnet and invite other NordVPN users with their unique Nord name or IP address.
Run Quake 3
Simply follow our instructions on how to start a Quake 3 Arena server. That’s it!
What else should the best Quake 3 VPN offer gamers?
Get more out of gaming with NordVPN
Number of VPN servers:
Number of virtual locations:
NordLynx, IKEv2/IPSec, OpenVPN
No logs of your activities
Devices per account:
24/7 live chat, email, support center
Shared and dedicated (static IP)
Meshnet, Threat Protection, Kill Switch, Dark Web Monitor, obfuscated servers, split tunneling
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Hide your virtual location, get a new IP address, and enjoy your favorite content safely with our risk-free VPN. If you are not 100% satisfied, tell us within 30 days of the purchase date and get a full refund.
Frequently asked questions
How do I set up a private Quake 3 Arena server?
What ports does Quake 3 Arena use?
TCP: 27015, 27036, 27960-27969
UDP: 27015, 27031-27036, 27960-27969
Is it safer to use port forwarding than a VPN?
Should I use a free VPN for Quake 3 Arena?
The best VPNs for Quake 3 Arena let you enjoy the game with improved privacy and security. Paid secure VPNs may also come with features that are especially useful for gaming — for example, NordVPN’s Meshnet feature lets you safely play Quake 3 directly with your friends over LAN.
Will I get banned for using a VPN for Quake 3 Arena?
What should I do if I get a Quake 3 Arena ban?
Using Meshnet, you can even set up your own dedicated server for Quake 3 Arena to play with friends and family.