Any% NoCW Seed 127 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1255.340s (saves 62.147s)
Route Encounters
50 (saves 17 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
295

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 127   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 127   Index:   1
  Step  22: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 127   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 127   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 127   Index:  69
  Step  11: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  17: 3 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 127   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 127   Index: 101
  Step  11: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 127   Index: 121
  Step  34: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  39: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  87: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 127   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 127   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 127   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 144   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 144   Index:  53
  Step  54: 8 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  57: 9 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 144   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 144   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 30
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 144   Index: 153
  Step  21: 10 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 144   Index: 198
  Step  18: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 144   Index: 235
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 144   Index: 235
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 144   Index: 236
  Step   4: 12 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 144   Index: 247
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 144   Index: 251
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 161   Index:   2
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 161   Index:   2
  Step  14: 13 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 161   Index:  40
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 161   Index:  40
    Step  35: 14 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  68: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 161   Index: 120
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 161   Index: 134
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 161   Index: 134
  Step   4: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 161   Index: 149
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 161   Index: 149
    Step   5: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  36: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  47: 19 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 161   Index: 229
  Step  19: 20 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  31: 21 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
  Step  36: 22 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 178   Index:  11
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 178   Index:  11
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 178   Index:  11
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 178   Index:  11
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 178   Index:  11
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 178   Index:  11
  Step  30: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 178   Index:  50
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 178   Index:  65
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 178   Index:  65
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 178   Index:  71
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 178   Index: 117
  Step   5: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  48: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  53: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 178   Index: 201
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 26
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 195   Index:  41
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 195   Index:  48
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 195   Index:  48
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 195   Index:  57
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 195   Index:  57
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 195   Index:  67
  Step  37: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  39: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  89: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 195   Index: 161
  Step  23: 30 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 195   Index: 204
  Step  10: 31 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
  Step  17: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 195   Index: 227
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 195   Index: 227
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 195   Index: 232
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 212   Index:  18
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   4: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 212   Index:  35
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 212   Index:  35
Paladin                                                   Seed: 212   Index:  39
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 212   Index:  39
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 212   Index:  61
  Step  23: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  40: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 212   Index: 103
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 212   Index: 133
  Step   1: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step   6: 37 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 212   Index: 177
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 212   Index: 190
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 212   Index: 190
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 212   Index: 190
  Extra Steps: 14
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 212   Index: 208
  Step  34: 38 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  51: 39 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 229   Index:  42
  Step  13: 40 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 229   Index:  96
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 229   Index: 122
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 229   Index: 122
    Step   9: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 229   Index: 132
    Extra Steps: 6
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 229   Index: 138
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 229   Index: 162
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 229   Index: 176
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 229   Index: 176
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 229   Index: 177
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 38
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 229   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 246   Index:  10
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 246   Index:  10
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 246   Index:  11
  Step  46: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  54: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 246   Index:  79
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 246   Index: 120
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 246   Index: 120
    Step   6: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 246   Index: 128
    Extra Steps: 52
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 246   Index: 180
    Step  14: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  30: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 246   Index: 243
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 246   Index: 254
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 246   Index: 254
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   7   Index:  28
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   7   Index:  28
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   7   Index:  30
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   7   Index:  30
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   7   Index:  51
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   7   Index:  51
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 128
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   7   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   7   Index: 184
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   7   Index: 222
  Step   1: 47 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  24   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  24   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  24   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:  24   Index: 121
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  24   Index: 181
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  24   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  24   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  24   Index: 205
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  24   Index: 219
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  24   Index: 219
  Extra Steps: 1
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  24   Index: 239
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  24   Index: 239
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  24   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.