Any% NoCW Seed 130 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1225.032s (saves 87.566s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
62

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 130   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 130   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 130   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 130   Index:  37
  Step   9: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 130   Index:  69
  Step  21: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 130   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 130   Index: 101
  Step  11: 3 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 130   Index: 121
  Step  39: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  87: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 130   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 130   Index: 215
  Step  22: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 130   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 147   Index:  32
  Step  13: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 147   Index:  53
  Step  54: 8 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  57: 9 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 147   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 147   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 26
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 147   Index: 149
  Step  25: 10 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 147   Index: 194
  Step  22: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 147   Index: 231
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 147   Index: 231
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 147   Index: 232
  Step  11: 12 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 147   Index: 243
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 147   Index: 247
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 22
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 164   Index:  21
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 164   Index:  21
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 164   Index:  59
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 164   Index:  59
    Step  16: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  79: 14 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 164   Index: 139
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 164   Index: 153
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 164   Index: 153
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 164   Index: 168
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 164   Index: 168
    Step  21: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  28: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  36: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  80: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 164   Index: 248
  Step  17: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  29: 20 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 181   Index:  30
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 181   Index:  30
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 181   Index:  30
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 181   Index:  30
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 181   Index:  30
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 181   Index:  30
  Step  11: 21 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 181   Index:  69
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 181   Index:  84
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 181   Index:  84
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 181   Index:  90
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 181   Index: 136
  Step  29: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  34: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  51: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  66: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 181   Index: 220
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 198   Index:  36
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 198   Index:  43
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 198   Index:  43
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 198   Index:  52
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 198   Index:  52
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 198   Index:  62
  Step  41: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  44: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  47: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  73: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  94: 30 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 198   Index: 156
  Step  28: 31 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 198   Index: 199
  Step  22: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 198   Index: 222
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 198   Index: 222
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 198   Index: 227
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 215   Index:  13
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   9: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 215   Index:  31
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 215   Index:  31
Paladin                                                   Seed: 215   Index:  35
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 215   Index:  35
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 215   Index:  58
  Step  26: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 215   Index: 100
  Step   1: 35 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 215   Index: 130
  Step   3: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step   9: 37 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 215   Index: 174
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 215   Index: 187
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 215   Index: 187
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 215   Index: 187
  Extra Steps: 10
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 215   Index: 201
  Step  58: 38 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 232   Index:  35
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 232   Index:  89
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 232   Index: 115
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 232   Index: 115
    Step  16: 39 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 232   Index: 136
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 232   Index: 150
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 232   Index: 150
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 232   Index: 151
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 232   Index: 164
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  26: 40 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
  Step  28: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 232   Index: 201
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 232   Index: 201
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 232   Index: 202
  Step  25: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  54: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 249   Index:  14
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 249   Index:  55
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 249   Index:  55
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 249   Index:  63
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 249   Index:  65
    Step  61: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 249   Index: 128
  Step   1: 45 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 249   Index: 139
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 249   Index: 139
    Step  22: 46 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 249   Index: 169
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 249   Index: 169
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 249   Index: 171
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 249   Index: 171
  Step   8: 47 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 249   Index: 192
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 249   Index: 192
    Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 249   Index: 193
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 249   Index: 194
  Step  31: 48 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 249   Index: 232
  Step  37: 49 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  10   Index:  28
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  10   Index:  28
  Step   7: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  10   Index:  45
  Step  36: 51 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  10   Index: 131
  Step  28: 52 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  51: 53 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
  Step  52: 54 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  10   Index: 191
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  10   Index: 214
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  10   Index: 214
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  10   Index: 215
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  10   Index: 229
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  10   Index: 229
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  10   Index: 248
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  10   Index: 248
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  10   Index: 249

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.