Any% NoCW Seed 123 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1290.947s (saves 36.175s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
290

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 123   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 123   Index:   1
  Step  22: 1 / SandWorm x1 (6.973s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 123   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 123   Index:  37
  Step  22: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 123   Index:  69
  Step  11: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
  Step  17: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 123   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 123   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 123   Index: 121
  Step  34: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  48: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  56: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  88: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 123   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 123   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 123   Index: 254
  Step  16: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 140   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 140   Index:  53
  Step  18: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
  Step  57: 11 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 140   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 140   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 118
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 140   Index: 241
  Step  40: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 157   Index:  30
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 157   Index:  67
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 157   Index:  67
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 157   Index:  68
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 157   Index:  79
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 157   Index:  83
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 157   Index: 109
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 157   Index: 109
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 157   Index: 147
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 157   Index: 147
    Step   7: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  26: 14 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 157   Index: 180
    Extra Steps: 80
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 174   Index:   4
    Step  38: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 174   Index:  56
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 174   Index:  70
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 174   Index:  70
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 174   Index:  85
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 174   Index:  85
    Step  10: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  37: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  80: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 174   Index: 165
  Step   5: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  11: 20 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 174   Index: 203
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 174   Index: 203
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 174   Index: 203
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 174   Index: 203
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 174   Index: 203
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 174   Index: 203
  Step  16: 21 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 174   Index: 242
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 191   Index:   1
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 191   Index:   1
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 191   Index:   7
  Step  11: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  33: 23 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 191   Index:  53
  Step  10: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  51: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 191   Index: 137
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 26
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 191   Index: 233
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 191   Index: 240
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 191   Index: 240
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 191   Index: 249
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 191   Index: 249
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 208   Index:   3
  Step   3: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  35: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  67: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  81: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 208   Index:  97
  Step  37: 30 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 208   Index: 140
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 208   Index: 163
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 208   Index: 163
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 208   Index: 168
  Step  39: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 208   Index: 210
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 208   Index: 227
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 208   Index: 227
Paladin                                                   Seed: 208   Index: 231
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 208   Index: 231
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  11: 32 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  13: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 208   Index: 253
  Step   6: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  39: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 225   Index:  39
  Step  16: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 225   Index:  69
  Step  31: 37 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 225   Index: 113
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 225   Index: 126
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 225   Index: 126
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 225   Index: 126
  Extra Steps: 8
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 225   Index: 138
  Step  26: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  90: 39 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 225   Index: 228
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 242   Index:  26
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 242   Index:  52
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 242   Index:  52
    Step   5: 40 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 242   Index:  62
    Extra Steps: 4
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 242   Index:  66
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 242   Index:  90
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 242   Index: 104
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 242   Index: 104
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 242   Index: 105
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 242   Index: 118
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 242   Index: 155
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 242   Index: 155
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 242   Index: 156
  Step   6: 41 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  23: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  38: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  54: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 242   Index: 224
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:   3   Index:   9
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:   3   Index:   9
    Step  28: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  47: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:   3   Index:  79
  Step   8: 47 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:   3   Index:  90
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:   3   Index:  90
    Step  30: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   3   Index: 120
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   3   Index: 120
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   3   Index: 122
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   3   Index: 122
  Step   8: 49 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   3   Index: 143
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   3   Index: 143
    Optional Steps: 2
    Extra Steps: 36
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   3   Index: 182
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   3   Index: 183
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   3   Index: 221
  Step  37: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  20   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  20   Index:  17
  Step  12: 51 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  20   Index:  34
  Step  33: 52 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  59: 53 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  20   Index: 120
  Step  38: 54 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  20   Index: 180
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  20   Index: 203
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  20   Index: 203
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  20   Index: 204
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  20   Index: 218
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  20   Index: 218
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  20   Index: 237
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  20   Index: 237
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  20   Index: 238

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.