Any% NoCW Seed 125 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1269.125s (saves 57.228s)
Route Encounters
50 (saves 18 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
296

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 125   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 125   Index:   1
  Step  22: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 125   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 125   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 125   Index:  69
  Step  11: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  17: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 125   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 125   Index: 101
  Step  11: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 125   Index: 121
  Step  34: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  39: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  88: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 125   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 125   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 125   Index: 254
  Step  16: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 142   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 142   Index:  53
  Step  18: 9 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  57: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 142   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 142   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 30
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 142   Index: 153
  Step  21: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
  Step  45: 12 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 142   Index: 198
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 142   Index: 235
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 142   Index: 235
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 142   Index: 236
  Step   4: 13 / Imp x4 (7.092s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 142   Index: 247
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 142   Index: 251
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 159   Index:   2
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 159   Index:   2
  Step  23: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 159   Index:  40
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 159   Index:  40
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 159   Index:  73
    Extra Steps: 2
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 159   Index:  75
    Step  33: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 159   Index: 127
  Step  11: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 159   Index: 141
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 159   Index: 141
  Step  13: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 159   Index: 156
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 159   Index: 156
    Step  29: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 159   Index: 207
    Extra Steps: 4
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 159   Index: 211
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 159   Index: 245
  Step   3: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  15: 20 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 176   Index:  27
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 176   Index:  27
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 176   Index:  27
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 176   Index:  27
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 176   Index:  27
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 176   Index:  27
  Step  15: 21 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 176   Index:  66
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 176   Index:  81
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 176   Index:  81
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 176   Index:  87
  Step  35: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 176   Index: 133
  Step  32: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  37: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  43: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  69: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 176   Index: 217
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 193   Index:  41
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 193   Index:  48
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 193   Index:  48
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 193   Index:  57
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 193   Index:  57
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 193   Index:  67
  Step  37: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  39: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  89: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 193   Index: 161
  Step  23: 30 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
  Step  30: 31 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 193   Index: 204
  Step  10: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 193   Index: 227
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 193   Index: 227
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 193   Index: 232
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 210   Index:  18
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 210   Index:  35
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 210   Index:  35
Paladin                                                   Seed: 210   Index:  39
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 210   Index:  39
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 210   Index:  61
  Step   9: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  23: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 210   Index: 103
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 210   Index: 133
  Step   1: 35 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step   6: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 210   Index: 177
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 210   Index: 190
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 210   Index: 190
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 210   Index: 190
  Extra Steps: 50
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 210   Index: 244
  Step  15: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  67: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 227   Index:  78
  Step  22: 39 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
  Step  54: 40 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 227   Index: 132
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 227   Index: 158
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 227   Index: 158
    Step   6: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 227   Index: 179
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 227   Index: 193
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 227   Index: 193
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 227   Index: 194
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 227   Index: 208
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  20: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 227   Index: 245
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 227   Index: 245
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 227   Index: 246
  Step  67: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 244   Index:  58
  Step   7: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 244   Index:  99
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 244   Index:  99
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 244   Index: 107
    Extra Steps: 88
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 244   Index: 195
    Step  15: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:   5   Index:   2
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:   5   Index:  13
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:   5   Index:  13
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   5   Index:  43
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   5   Index:  43
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   5   Index:  45
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   5   Index:  45
  Step  11: 46 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.738s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   5   Index:  66
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   5   Index:  66
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 112
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   5   Index: 182
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   5   Index: 183
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   5   Index: 221
  Step  37: 47 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  22   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  22   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  22   Index:  34
  Step  33: 48 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  59: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  62: 50 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  22   Index: 120
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  22   Index: 180
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  22   Index: 203
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  22   Index: 203
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  22   Index: 204
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  22   Index: 218
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  22   Index: 218
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  22   Index: 237
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  22   Index: 237
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  22   Index: 238

Information

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