Any% NoCW Seed 126 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1267.585s (saves 81.193s)
Route Encounters
50 (saves 20 encounters)
Optional Steps
12
Extra Steps
289

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 126   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 126   Index:   1
  Step  22: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 126   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 126   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 126   Index:  69
  Step  11: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  17: 3 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 126   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 126   Index: 101
  Step  11: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 126   Index: 121
  Step  34: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  39: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 126   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 126   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 126   Index: 254
  Step  16: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 143   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 143   Index:  53
  Step  18: 8 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  54: 9 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  57: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 143   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 143   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 56
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 143   Index: 179
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 143   Index: 224
  Step  16: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 160   Index:   5
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 160   Index:   5
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 160   Index:   6
  Step  10: 12 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 160   Index:  17
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 160   Index:  21
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 160   Index:  28
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 160   Index:  28
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 160   Index:  66
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 160   Index:  66
    Step   9: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 160   Index:  99
    Extra Steps: 10
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 160   Index: 109
    Step  29: 14 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  45: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 160   Index: 161
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 160   Index: 175
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 160   Index: 175
  Step  10: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 160   Index: 190
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 160   Index: 190
    Step  21: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 160   Index: 241
    Extra Steps: 24
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 177   Index:   9
    Step  33: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 177   Index:  43
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 177   Index:  81
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index:  81
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 177   Index:  81
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index:  81
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 177   Index:  81
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 177   Index:  81
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 177   Index: 120
  Step   2: 19 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 177   Index: 135
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 177   Index: 135
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 177   Index: 141
  Step  24: 20 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  29: 21 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 177   Index: 187
  Step  15: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  32: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  47: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 194   Index:  15
  Optional Steps: 9
  Extra Steps: 22
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 194   Index: 106
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 194   Index: 113
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 194   Index: 113
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 194   Index: 122
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 194   Index: 122
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 194   Index: 132
  Step  24: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  52: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  59: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  82: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 194   Index: 226
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 211   Index:  13
  Step   9: 29 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 211   Index:  36
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 211   Index:  36
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 211   Index:  41
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 211   Index:  83
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   1: 30 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 211   Index: 100
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 211   Index: 100
Paladin                                                   Seed: 211   Index: 104
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 211   Index: 104
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 211   Index: 126
  Step   8: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  13: 32 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 211   Index: 168
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 211   Index: 198
  Step   2: 33 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step   9: 34 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  44: 35 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 211   Index: 242
  Step   2: 36 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (8.790s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 211   Index: 255
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 211   Index: 255
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 211   Index: 255
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 228   Index:   3
  Step  52: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 228   Index:  93
  Step  38: 38 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  39: 39 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 228   Index: 147
  Step  17: 40 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 228   Index: 173
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 228   Index: 173
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 228   Index: 183
    Extra Steps: 10
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 228   Index: 193
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 228   Index: 217
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 228   Index: 231
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 228   Index: 231
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 228   Index: 232
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 228   Index: 243
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 245   Index:  24
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 245   Index:  24
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 245   Index:  25
  Step  32: 41 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  40: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 245   Index:  93
  Step  33: 43 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  36: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 245   Index: 134
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 245   Index: 134
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 245   Index: 142
    Extra Steps: 38
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 245   Index: 180
    Step  14: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  30: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 245   Index: 243
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 245   Index: 254
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 245   Index: 254
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   6   Index:  28
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index:  28
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   6   Index:  30
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index:  30
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   6   Index:  51
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   6   Index:  51
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 128
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   6   Index: 184
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   6   Index: 222
  Step  36: 47 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  23   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  23   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  23   Index:  35
  Step  32: 48 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  58: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  61: 50 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 121
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 181
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  23   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 205
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  23   Index: 219
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  23   Index: 219
  Extra Steps: 1
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  23   Index: 239
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  23   Index: 239
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  23   Index: 240

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.