Any% NoCW Seed 144 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1240.951s (saves 66.727s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
8
Extra Steps
61

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 144   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 144   Index:   1
  Step  13: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 144   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 144   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 144   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 144   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 144   Index: 101
  Step   6: 2 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step   9: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 144   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: 144   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 2
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 144   Index: 217
  Step  23: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 161   Index:   0
  Step  16: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 161   Index:  34
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 161   Index:  55
  Step  20: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  53: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 161   Index: 115
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 161   Index: 124
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 161   Index: 125
  Step  13: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
  Step  29: 12 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 161   Index: 170
  Step  15: 13 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
  Step  26: 14 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 161   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 161   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 161   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 161   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 161   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 161   Index: 230
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 161   Index: 230
  Step  18: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
  Step  30: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
  Step  35: 17 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 178   Index:  12
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 178   Index:  12
    Step  29: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 178   Index:  92
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 178   Index: 106
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 178   Index: 106
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 178   Index: 121
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 178   Index: 121
    Step   1: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  44: 20 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  49: 21 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 178   Index: 201
  Step   1: 22 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  33: 23 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 178   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 178   Index: 239
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 178   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 178   Index: 239
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 178   Index: 239
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 178   Index: 239
  Step  35: 24 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  36: 25 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 195   Index:  22
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 195   Index:  37
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 195   Index:  37
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 195   Index:  43
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 195   Index:  89
  Step  15: 26 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  17: 27 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  67: 28 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 195   Index: 173
  Optional Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 195   Index: 237
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 195   Index: 244
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 195   Index: 244
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 195   Index: 253
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 195   Index: 253
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 212   Index:   7
  Step  15: 29 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  63: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  77: 31 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  94: 32 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 212   Index: 101
  Step  33: 33 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
  Step  38: 34 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 212   Index: 144
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 212   Index: 167
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 212   Index: 167
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 212   Index: 172
  Step  28: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  35: 36 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 212   Index: 214
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 212   Index: 231
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 212   Index: 231
Paladin                                                   Seed: 212   Index: 235
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 212   Index: 235
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   7: 37 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 229   Index:   1
  Step   2: 38 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 229   Index:  43
  Step  12: 39 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 229   Index:  73
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 229   Index: 117
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 229   Index: 130
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 229   Index: 130
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 229   Index: 130
  Extra Steps: 58
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 229   Index: 192
  Step  36: 40 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 246   Index:  26
  Step  31: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  39: 42 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 246   Index:  80
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 246   Index: 106
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 246   Index: 106
    Step  20: 43 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 246   Index: 127
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 246   Index: 141
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 246   Index: 141
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 246   Index: 142
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 246   Index: 153
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   8: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
  Step   9: 45 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
  Step  26: 46 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 246   Index: 191
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 246   Index: 191
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 246   Index: 192
  Step   2: 47 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  18: 48 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:   7   Index:   4
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:   7   Index:  45
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:   7   Index:  45
    Step  11: 49 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  36: 50 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  42: 51 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:   7   Index: 115
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:   7   Index: 126
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:   7   Index: 126
    Step  20: 52 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   7   Index: 156
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   7   Index: 156
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   7   Index: 158
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   7   Index: 158
  Step   1: 53 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   7   Index: 179
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   7   Index: 179
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   7   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   7   Index: 184
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   7   Index: 222
  Step   1: 54 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  24   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  24   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  24   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:  24   Index: 121
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  24   Index: 181
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  24   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  24   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  24   Index: 205
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  24   Index: 219
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  24   Index: 219
  Extra Steps: 1
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  24   Index: 239
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  24   Index: 239
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  24   Index: 240

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.