Any% NoCW Seed 131 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1220.581s (saves 80.345s)
Route Encounters
51 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
8
Extra Steps
146

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 131   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 131   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 131   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 131   Index:  37
  Step   9: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 131   Index:  69
  Step  10: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  21: 3 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 131   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 131   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 131   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: 131   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 131   Index: 215
  Step  22: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 131   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 148   Index:  32
  Step  12: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  13: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 148   Index:  53
  Step  54: 9 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 148   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 148   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 26
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 148   Index: 149
  Step  25: 10 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 148   Index: 194
  Step  22: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 148   Index: 231
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 148   Index: 231
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 148   Index: 232
  Step  11: 12 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 148   Index: 243
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 148   Index: 247
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 165   Index:  16
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 165   Index:  16
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 165   Index:  54
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 165   Index:  54
    Step  21: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 165   Index: 134
  Step   4: 14 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.829s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 165   Index: 148
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 165   Index: 148
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 165   Index: 163
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 165   Index: 163
    Step  26: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  33: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  41: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 165   Index: 243
  Step  22: 18 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
  Step  34: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 182   Index:  25
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 182   Index:  25
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 182   Index:  25
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 182   Index:  25
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 182   Index:  25
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 182   Index:  25
  Step  16: 20 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 182   Index:  64
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 182   Index:  79
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 182   Index:  79
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 182   Index:  85
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 182   Index: 131
  Step  14: 21 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  34: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  39: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  56: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  71: 25 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 182   Index: 215
  Optional Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 199   Index:  23
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 199   Index:  30
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 199   Index:  30
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 199   Index:  39
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 199   Index:  39
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 199   Index:  49
  Step  54: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  57: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  60: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  86: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 199   Index: 143
  Step  13: 30 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 199   Index: 186
  Step  13: 31 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 199   Index: 209
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 199   Index: 209
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 199   Index: 214
  Step   7: 32 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 216   Index:   0
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 216   Index:  17
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 216   Index:  17
Paladin                                                   Seed: 216   Index:  21
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 216   Index:  21
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   1: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 216   Index:  44
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 216   Index:  86
  Step  15: 34 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 216   Index: 116
  Step  17: 35 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  23: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 216   Index: 160
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 216   Index: 173
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 216   Index: 173
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 216   Index: 173
  Extra Steps: 24
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 216   Index: 201
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 233   Index:  35
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 233   Index:  89
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 233   Index: 115
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 233   Index: 115
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 233   Index: 125
    Extra Steps: 38
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 233   Index: 163
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 233   Index: 187
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 233   Index: 201
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 233   Index: 201
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 233   Index: 202
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 40
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 250   Index:   0
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 250   Index:  37
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 250   Index:  37
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 250   Index:  38
  Step  27: 37 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 250   Index: 106
  Step  20: 38 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  23: 39 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 250   Index: 147
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 250   Index: 147
    Step  14: 40 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  33: 41 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  46: 42 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 250   Index: 217
  Step   8: 43 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 250   Index: 228
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 250   Index: 228
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  11   Index:   2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  11   Index:   2
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  11   Index:   4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  11   Index:   4
  Step   9: 44 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed:  11   Index:  25
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  11   Index:  25
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  11   Index:  25
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  11   Index:  26
  Step   9: 45 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  11   Index:  64
  Step  17: 46 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  11   Index: 116
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  11   Index: 116
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  11   Index: 133
  Step  26: 47 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  50: 48 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  79: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  11   Index: 219
  Step   4: 50 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  36: 51 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  28   Index:  23
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  28   Index:  46
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  28   Index:  46
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  28   Index:  47
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  28   Index:  61
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  28   Index:  61
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  28   Index:  80
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  28   Index:  80
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  28   Index:  81

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.