Any% NoCW Seed 0 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1257.724s (saves 64.308s)
Route Encounters
59 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
36

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   0   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   0   Index:   1
  Step  36: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:   0   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   0   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:   0   Index:  69
  Step  18: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  28: 3 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:   0   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:   0   Index: 101
  Step  19: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:   0   Index: 121
  Step   9: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  23: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  59: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:   0   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:   0   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:   0   Index: 254
  Step   4: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  31: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  17   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  17   Index:  53
  Step  11: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
  Step  40: 11 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  17   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  17   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  17   Index: 123
  Step  35: 12 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  17   Index: 168
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  17   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  17   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  17   Index: 206
  Step   6: 13 / Imp x4 (7.092s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  17   Index: 217
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  17   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  17   Index: 229
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  17   Index: 229
  Step  34: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  34   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  34   Index:  11
    Step  58: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  34   Index:  91
  Step   1: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  34   Index: 105
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  34   Index: 105
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  34   Index: 120
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  34   Index: 120
    Step   1: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  21: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  68: 19 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  34   Index: 200
  Step  20: 20 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  34   Index: 238
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  34   Index: 238
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step   3: 21 / Imp x4 (7.024s)
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  34   Index: 242
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  34   Index: 242
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  34   Index: 242
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  34   Index: 242
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  51   Index:  25
  Step   2: 22 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  51   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  51   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  51   Index:  46
  Step   8: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  12: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  15: 25 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
  Step  43: 26 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  51   Index:  92
  Step  75: 27 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  51   Index: 176
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  51   Index: 246
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  51   Index: 253
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  51   Index: 253
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  68   Index:   6
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  68   Index:   6
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  68   Index:  16
  Step  12: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  14: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  27: 30 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  52: 31 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  62: 32 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  68   Index: 110
  Step   9: 33 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  43: 34 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  68   Index: 153
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  68   Index: 176
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  68   Index: 176
  Step   2: 35 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.832s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  68   Index: 181
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  68   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  68   Index: 240
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  68   Index: 240
Paladin                                                   Seed:  68   Index: 244
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  68   Index: 244
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   6: 36 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  20: 37 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  22: 38 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  85   Index:  10
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  85   Index:  52
  Step  24: 39 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.471s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  85   Index:  82
  Step   3: 40 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  35: 41 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  85   Index: 126
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  85   Index: 139
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  85   Index: 139
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  85   Index: 139
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  85   Index: 143
  Step  14: 42 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  86: 43 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  85   Index: 233
  Extra Steps: 8
  Step  62: 44 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 102   Index:  39
  Step  12: 45 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 102   Index:  65
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 102   Index:  65
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 102   Index:  86
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 102   Index: 100
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 102   Index: 100
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 102   Index: 101
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 102   Index: 115
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  32: 46 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
  Step  33: 47 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 102   Index: 152
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 102   Index: 152
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 102   Index: 153
  Step  64: 48 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 102   Index: 221
  Step  14: 49 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 119   Index:   6
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 119   Index:   6
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 119   Index:  14
    Extra Steps: 12
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 119   Index:  26
    Step  23: 50 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  33: 51 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  62: 52 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 119   Index:  89
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 119   Index: 100
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 119   Index: 100
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 119   Index: 130
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 119   Index: 130
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 119   Index: 132
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 119   Index: 132
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 119   Index: 153
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 119   Index: 153
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 119   Index: 169
  Optional Steps: 1
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 119   Index: 171
  Step   6: 53 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  38: 54 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 119   Index: 209
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 136   Index:   5
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 136   Index:   5
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 136   Index:  22
  Step  49: 55 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  57: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  68: 57 / Witch x1, IceBeast x2, EpeeGirl x1 (11.309s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 136   Index: 108
  Step   3: 58 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  60: 59 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 136   Index: 168
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 136   Index: 191
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 136   Index: 191
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 136   Index: 192
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 136   Index: 206
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 136   Index: 206
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 136   Index: 225
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 136   Index: 225
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 136   Index: 226

Information

The following images show maps on which to take extra steps for this route. The exact location to take these steps is only a suggestion. Feel free to find a location that works better for you, but be mindful of tiles that don't count as steps. You might also review the Summary or Detail tabs for encounter information. Most of them are shown here, but due to limitations in the current route output format, they can't always be assigned to the correct map.