Any% NoCW Seed 138 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1248.273s (saves 39.643s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 5 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
50

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 138   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 138   Index:   1
  Step  13: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 138   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 138   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 138   Index:  69
  Step   2: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 138   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 138   Index: 101
  Step  10: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 138   Index: 121
  Step  47: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  77: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 138   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 30
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 138   Index: 245
  Step  36: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 155   Index:  28
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 155   Index:  62
  Step  21: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 155   Index:  83
  Step  22: 8 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 155   Index: 143
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 155   Index: 152
  Extra Steps: 2
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 155   Index: 155
  Step  18: 9 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
  Step  30: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 155   Index: 200
  Step  11: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 155   Index: 237
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 155   Index: 237
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 155   Index: 238
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 155   Index: 249
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 155   Index: 253
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 172   Index:   5
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 172   Index:   5
  Step  37: 12 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 172   Index:  43
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 172   Index:  43
    Step  52: 13 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  79: 14 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 172   Index: 123
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 172   Index: 137
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 172   Index: 137
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 172   Index: 152
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 172   Index: 152
    Step  19: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  24: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  67: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 172   Index: 232
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 189   Index:  14
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 189   Index:  14
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 189   Index:  14
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 189   Index:  14
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 189   Index:  14
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 189   Index:  14
  Step   4: 18 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  26: 19 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 189   Index:  53
  Step  10: 20 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 189   Index:  68
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 189   Index:  68
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 189   Index:  74
  Step  30: 21 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 189   Index: 120
  Step  25: 22 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  52: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  71: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 189   Index: 204
  Optional Steps: 6
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 206   Index:  14
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 206   Index:  21
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 206   Index:  21
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 206   Index:  30
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 206   Index:  30
  Step   8: 25 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 206   Index:  40
  Step  30: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  69: 27 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  94: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 206   Index: 134
  Step  17: 29 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 206   Index: 177
  Step  22: 30 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 206   Index: 200
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 206   Index: 200
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 206   Index: 205
  Step  37: 31 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  39: 32 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 206   Index: 247
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 223   Index:   8
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 223   Index:   8
Paladin                                                   Seed: 223   Index:  12
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 223   Index:  12
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 8
  Step  24: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 223   Index:  43
  Step  12: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  31: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 223   Index:  85
  Step  15: 36 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 223   Index: 115
  Step  13: 37 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  17: 38 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 223   Index: 159
  Step   5: 39 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.453s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 223   Index: 172
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 223   Index: 172
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 223   Index: 172
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 223   Index: 176
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 240   Index:  10
  Step  24: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 240   Index:  64
  Step   2: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 240   Index:  90
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 240   Index:  90
    Step   8: 42 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 240   Index: 111
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 240   Index: 125
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 240   Index: 125
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 240   Index: 126
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 240   Index: 150
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  12: 43 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 240   Index: 188
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 240   Index: 188
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 240   Index: 189
  Step   5: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  21: 45 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  65: 46 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:   1   Index:   1
  Step  36: 47 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:   1   Index:  42
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:   1   Index:  42
    Step  14: 48 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  45: 49 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  55: 50 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:   1   Index: 112
  Step   8: 51 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:   1   Index: 123
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:   1   Index: 123
    Step   7: 52 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
    Step  21: 53 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   1   Index: 153
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   1   Index: 153
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   1   Index: 155
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   1   Index: 155
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   1   Index: 176
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   1   Index: 176
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   1   Index: 180
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   1   Index: 181
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   1   Index: 219
  Step  39: 54 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  18   Index:  15
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  18   Index:  15
  Step  14: 55 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  18   Index:  32
  Step  32: 56 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  61: 57 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  18   Index: 118
  Step  40: 58 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  18   Index: 178
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  18   Index: 201
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  18   Index: 201
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  18   Index: 202
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  18   Index: 216
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  18   Index: 216
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  18   Index: 235
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  18   Index: 235
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  18   Index: 236

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.