Any% NoCW Seed 14 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1244.656s (saves 73.051s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 11 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
106

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  14   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  14   Index:   1
  Step  12: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
  Step  28: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
  Step  34: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  14   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  14   Index:  37
  Step  27: 4 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  14   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  14   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  14   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  14   Index: 121
  Step  37: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  14   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 54
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  31   Index:  13
  Step  39: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  31   Index:  52
  Step   8: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  17: 8 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  31   Index:  86
  Step   6: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  31   Index: 107
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  31   Index: 167
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  31   Index: 176
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  31   Index: 177
  Step  11: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  43: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  31   Index: 222
  Step  31: 12 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  48   Index:   3
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  48   Index:   3
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  48   Index:   4
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  48   Index:  15
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  48   Index:  19
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  48   Index:  31
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  48   Index:  31
  Step  16: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
  Step  27: 14 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
  Step  30: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  48   Index:  69
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  48   Index:  69
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  48   Index: 149
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  48   Index: 163
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  48   Index: 163
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  48   Index: 178
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  48   Index: 178
    Step   8: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  58: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  68: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  65   Index:   2
  Step  26: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  28: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  65   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  65   Index:  40
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  65   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  65   Index:  40
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  65   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  65   Index:  40
  Step  28: 21 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
  Step  38: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  65   Index:  79
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  65   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  65   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  65   Index: 100
  Step  24: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  65   Index: 146
  Step  32: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  65   Index: 230
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  82   Index:  48
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  82   Index:  55
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  82   Index:  55
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  82   Index:  64
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  82   Index:  64
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  82   Index:  74
  Step  44: 25 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  53: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  66: 27 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  83: 28 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  82   Index: 168
  Step  27: 29 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  82   Index: 211
  Step  18: 30 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  82   Index: 234
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  82   Index: 234
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  82   Index: 239
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  99   Index:  25
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  14: 31 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  99   Index:  43
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  99   Index:  43
Paladin                                                   Seed:  99   Index:  47
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  99   Index:  47
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   3: 32 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step   4: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  99   Index:  70
  Step  21: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  32: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  99   Index: 112
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  99   Index: 142
  Step   6: 36 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  39: 37 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  99   Index: 186
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  99   Index: 199
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  99   Index: 199
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  99   Index: 199
  Extra Steps: 14
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  99   Index: 217
  Step  56: 38 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  72: 39 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  88: 40 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 116   Index:  51
  Step   8: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  37: 42 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 116   Index: 105
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 116   Index: 131
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 116   Index: 131
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 116   Index: 152
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 116   Index: 166
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 116   Index: 166
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 116   Index: 167
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 116   Index: 178
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 116   Index: 215
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 116   Index: 215
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 116   Index: 216
  Step   2: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  10: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 133   Index:  28
  Step  18: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 133   Index:  69
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 133   Index:  69
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 133   Index:  77
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 133   Index:  79
    Step  11: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  32: 47 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 133   Index: 142
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 133   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 133   Index: 153
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 133   Index: 183
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 133   Index: 183
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 133   Index: 185
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 133   Index: 185
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 133   Index: 206
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 133   Index: 206
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 28
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 133   Index: 238
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 133   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 150   Index:  21
  Step  23: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  24: 49 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 150   Index:  73
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 150   Index:  73
  Step  10: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 150   Index:  90
  Step  17: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  59: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  83: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 150   Index: 176
  Step  40: 54 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 150   Index: 236
  Step   7: 55 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (11.092s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 167   Index:   3
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 167   Index:   3
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 167   Index:   4
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 167   Index:  18
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 167   Index:  18
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 167   Index:  37
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 167   Index:  37
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 167   Index:  38

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.