Any% NoCW Seed 143 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1240.244s (saves 91.416s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
14
Extra Steps
55

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 143   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 143   Index:   1
  Step  13: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 143   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 143   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 143   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 143   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 143   Index: 101
  Step   6: 2 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step   9: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 143   Index: 121
  Step  21: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  31: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  53: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 143   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 2
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 143   Index: 217
  Step  23: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 160   Index:   0
  Step  16: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 160   Index:  34
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 160   Index:  55
  Step  20: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  53: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 160   Index: 115
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 160   Index: 124
  Extra Steps: 30
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 160   Index: 155
  Step  30: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 160   Index: 200
  Step  11: 12 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 160   Index: 237
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 160   Index: 237
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 160   Index: 238
  Step  10: 13 / Sand Man x4 (7.347s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 160   Index: 249
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 160   Index: 253
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 177   Index:  11
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 177   Index:  11
  Step  31: 14 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 177   Index:  49
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 177   Index:  49
    Step  73: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 177   Index: 129
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 177   Index: 143
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 177   Index: 143
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 177   Index: 158
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 177   Index: 158
    Step   7: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  12: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  44: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  76: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 177   Index: 238
  Step  36: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  37: 21 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 194   Index:  20
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 194   Index:  20
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 194   Index:  20
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 194   Index:  20
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 194   Index:  20
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 194   Index:  20
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 194   Index:  59
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 194   Index:  74
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 194   Index:  74
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 194   Index:  80
  Step  24: 22 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
  Step  26: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 194   Index: 126
  Step  30: 24 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  58: 25 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  65: 26 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 194   Index: 210
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 211   Index:  24
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 211   Index:  31
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 211   Index:  31
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 211   Index:  40
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 211   Index:  40
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 211   Index:  50
  Step  20: 27 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  34: 28 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  84: 29 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  89: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 211   Index: 144
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 211   Index: 187
  Step  13: 31 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
  Step  20: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 211   Index: 210
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 211   Index: 210
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 211   Index: 215
  Step  27: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  29: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 228   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   2: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 228   Index:  18
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 228   Index:  18
Paladin                                                   Seed: 228   Index:  22
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 228   Index:  22
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 228   Index:  44
  Step  11: 36 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 228   Index:  86
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 228   Index: 116
  Step  15: 37 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  16: 38 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 228   Index: 160
  Step   4: 39 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.453s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 228   Index: 173
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 228   Index: 173
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 228   Index: 173
  Extra Steps: 16
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 228   Index: 193
  Step  35: 40 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 245   Index:  27
  Step  30: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  38: 42 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 245   Index:  81
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 245   Index: 107
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 245   Index: 107
    Step  19: 43 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 245   Index: 128
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 245   Index: 142
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 245   Index: 142
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 245   Index: 143
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 245   Index: 154
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   8: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
  Step  25: 45 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 245   Index: 191
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 245   Index: 191
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 245   Index: 192
  Step   2: 46 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  18: 47 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:   6   Index:   4
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:   6   Index:  45
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:   6   Index:  45
    Step  11: 48 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
    Step  36: 49 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  42: 50 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:   6   Index: 115
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:   6   Index: 126
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:   6   Index: 126
    Step   4: 51 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
    Step  20: 52 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   6   Index: 156
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 156
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   6   Index: 158
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 158
  Step   1: 53 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   6   Index: 179
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   6   Index: 179
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   6   Index: 184
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   6   Index: 222
  Step  36: 54 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  23   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  23   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  23   Index:  35
  Step  32: 55 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  58: 56 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  61: 57 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 121
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 181
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  23   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 205
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  23   Index: 219
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  23   Index: 219
  Extra Steps: 1
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  23   Index: 239
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  23   Index: 239
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  23   Index: 240

Information

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