Any% NoCW Seed 10 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1237.551s (saves 80.043s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
84

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  10   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  10   Index:   1
  Step  12: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
  Step  34: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  10   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  10   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  10   Index:  69
  Step  12: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  10   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  10   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  10   Index: 121
  Step  38: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  62: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  10   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 8
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  10   Index: 223
  Step  32: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  27   Index:   6
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  27   Index:  40
  Step  12: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  20: 8 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  27   Index:  61
  Step  31: 9 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  35: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  27   Index: 121
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  27   Index: 130
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  27   Index: 131
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  27   Index: 176
  Step  30: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  27   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  27   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  27   Index: 214
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  27   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  27   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 50
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  44   Index:  31
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  44   Index:  31
  Step  16: 12 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
  Step  27: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  44   Index:  69
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  44   Index:  69
    Step   4: 14 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  25: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  56: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  44   Index: 149
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  44   Index: 163
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  44   Index: 163
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  44   Index: 178
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  44   Index: 178
    Step  25: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  58: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  61   Index:   2
  Step  22: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  61   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  61   Index:  40
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  61   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  61   Index:  40
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  61   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  61   Index:  40
  Step  13: 20 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  28: 21 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
  Step  38: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  61   Index:  79
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  61   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  61   Index:  94
  Step   5: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.652s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  61   Index: 100
  Step  24: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  61   Index: 146
Fabul                                                     Seed:  61   Index: 230
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  78   Index:  52
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  78   Index:  59
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  78   Index:  59
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  78   Index:  68
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  78   Index:  68
  Step   9: 25 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  78   Index:  78
  Step  40: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  49: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  78   Index: 172
  Step  23: 28 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  78   Index: 215
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  78   Index: 238
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  78   Index: 238
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  78   Index: 243
  Step   4: 29 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  33: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  95   Index:  29
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  10: 31 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  95   Index:  46
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  95   Index:  46
  Step   4: 32 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.512s)
Paladin                                                   Seed:  95   Index:  50
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  95   Index:  50
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  95   Index:  72
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  95   Index: 114
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  95   Index: 144
  Step   4: 33 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
  Step  37: 34 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  95   Index: 188
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  95   Index: 201
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  95   Index: 201
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  95   Index: 201
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  95   Index: 205
  Step  25: 35 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  40: 36 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  84: 37 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 112   Index:  39
  Step  43: 38 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 112   Index:  93
  Step  21: 39 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Step  23: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 112   Index: 119
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 112   Index: 119
    Step  17: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 112   Index: 140
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 112   Index: 154
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 112   Index: 154
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 112   Index: 155
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 112   Index: 169
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 112   Index: 206
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 112   Index: 206
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 112   Index: 207
  Step  11: 42 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  19: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 129   Index:  19
  Step  27: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 129   Index:  60
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 129   Index:  60
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 129   Index:  68
    Extra Steps: 12
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 129   Index:  80
    Step   6: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  32: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 129   Index: 143
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 129   Index: 154
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 129   Index: 154
    Step   6: 47 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 129   Index: 184
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 129   Index: 184
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 129   Index: 186
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 129   Index: 186
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 129   Index: 207
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 129   Index: 207
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 129   Index: 215
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 129   Index: 219
  Step  18: 48 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 146   Index:   1
  Step  44: 49 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 146   Index:  53
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 146   Index:  53
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 146   Index:  70
  Step  37: 50 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  40: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  72: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  82: 53 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 156
  Step  18: 54 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
  Step  60: 55 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 216
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 146   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 240
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 146   Index: 254
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 146   Index: 254
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 163   Index:  17
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 163   Index:  17
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 163   Index:  18

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.