Any% NoCW Seed 12 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1232.161s (saves 92.956s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
84

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  12   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  12   Index:   1
  Step  12: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
  Step  34: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  12   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  12   Index:  37
  Step  27: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  12   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  12   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  12   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  12   Index: 121
  Step  62: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  12   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 10
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  12   Index: 225
  Step  30: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  38: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  29   Index:   8
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  29   Index:  42
  Step  10: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  18: 8 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  29   Index:  63
  Step   6: 9 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  29: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  29   Index: 123
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  29   Index: 132
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  29   Index: 133
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  29   Index: 178
  Step  28: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  29   Index: 215
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  29   Index: 215
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  29   Index: 216
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  29   Index: 227
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  29   Index: 231
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 44
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  46   Index:  27
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  46   Index:  27
  Step  20: 12 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
  Step  31: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
  Step  34: 14 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  46   Index:  65
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  46   Index:  65
    Step  60: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  46   Index: 145
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  46   Index: 159
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  46   Index: 159
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  46   Index: 174
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  46   Index: 174
    Step  12: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  29: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  62: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  46   Index: 254
  Step  26: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  30: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  32: 21 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  63   Index:  36
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  63   Index:  36
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  63   Index:  36
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  63   Index:  36
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  63   Index:  36
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  63   Index:  36
  Step  32: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  63   Index:  75
  Step   3: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  63   Index:  90
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  63   Index:  90
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  63   Index:  96
  Step  28: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  63   Index: 142
Fabul                                                     Seed:  63   Index: 226
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  80   Index:  52
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  80   Index:  59
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  80   Index:  59
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  80   Index:  68
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  80   Index:  68
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  80   Index:  78
  Step  40: 25 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  49: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  62: 27 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  80   Index: 172
  Step  23: 28 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  80   Index: 215
  Step  14: 29 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  80   Index: 238
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  80   Index: 238
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  80   Index: 243
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  97   Index:  29
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  10: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  97   Index:  46
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  97   Index:  46
  Step   4: 31 / Lilith x1 (8.568s)
Paladin                                                   Seed:  97   Index:  50
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  97   Index:  50
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  97   Index:  72
  Step  19: 32 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  30: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  97   Index: 114
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  97   Index: 144
  Step   4: 34 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  37: 35 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  97   Index: 188
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  97   Index: 201
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  97   Index: 201
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  97   Index: 201
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  97   Index: 205
  Extra Steps: 10
  Step  25: 36 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  68: 37 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  84: 38 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step 100: 39 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 114   Index:  49
  Step  33: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 114   Index: 103
  Step  11: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 114   Index: 129
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 114   Index: 129
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 114   Index: 150
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 114   Index: 164
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 114   Index: 164
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 114   Index: 165
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 114   Index: 178
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 114   Index: 215
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 114   Index: 215
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 114   Index: 216
  Step   2: 42 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  10: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 131   Index:  28
  Step  18: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 131   Index:  69
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 131   Index:  69
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 131   Index:  77
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 131   Index:  79
    Step  11: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  33: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 131   Index: 142
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 131   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 131   Index: 153
    Step   7: 47 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 131   Index: 183
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 131   Index: 183
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 131   Index: 185
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 131   Index: 185
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 131   Index: 206
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 131   Index: 206
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 131   Index: 216
  Optional Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 131   Index: 219
  Step  18: 48 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 148   Index:   1
  Step  43: 49 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
  Step  44: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 148   Index:  53
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 148   Index:  53
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 148   Index:  70
  Step  37: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  72: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  79: 53 / Witch x1, IceBeast x2, EpeeGirl x1 (11.309s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 148   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: 148   Index: 216
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 148   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 148   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 148   Index: 240
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 148   Index: 254
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 148   Index: 254
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 165   Index:  17
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 165   Index:  17
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 165   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.