Any% NoCW Seed 146 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1214.194s (saves 79.697s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 9 encounters)
Optional Steps
10
Extra Steps
59

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 146   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 146   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 146   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 146   Index:  37
  Step   8: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 146   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 146   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 146   Index: 101
  Step   6: 2 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step   9: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 146   Index: 121
  Step  21: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  53: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 146   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 2
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 146   Index: 217
  Step  26: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 163   Index:   0
  Step  11: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  16: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 163   Index:  34
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 163   Index:  55
  Step  20: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  53: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 163   Index: 115
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 163   Index: 124
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 163   Index: 125
  Step  13: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 163   Index: 170
  Step  26: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
  Step  34: 13 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 163   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 163   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 163   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 163   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 163   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 163   Index: 230
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 163   Index: 230
  Step  18: 14 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
  Step  35: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 180   Index:  12
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 180   Index:  12
    Step   9: 16 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  29: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 180   Index:  92
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 180   Index: 106
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 180   Index: 106
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 180   Index: 121
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 180   Index: 121
    Step  44: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  49: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  66: 20 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 180   Index: 201
  Step   1: 21 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Step  33: 22 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 180   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 180   Index: 239
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 180   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 180   Index: 239
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 180   Index: 239
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 180   Index: 239
  Step  36: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 197   Index:  22
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 197   Index:  37
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 197   Index:  37
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 197   Index:  43
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 197   Index:  89
  Step  14: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  15: 25 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  17: 26 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  46: 27 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  67: 28 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 197   Index: 173
  Optional Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 197   Index: 237
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 197   Index: 244
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 197   Index: 244
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 197   Index: 253
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 197   Index: 253
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 214   Index:   7
  Step  15: 29 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  77: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  94: 31 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 214   Index: 101
  Step  32: 32 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  38: 33 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 214   Index: 144
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 214   Index: 167
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 214   Index: 167
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 214   Index: 172
  Step  28: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  29: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  35: 36 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 214   Index: 214
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 214   Index: 231
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 214   Index: 231
Paladin                                                   Seed: 214   Index: 235
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 214   Index: 235
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 231   Index:   1
  Step   2: 37 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 231   Index:  43
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 231   Index:  73
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 231   Index: 117
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 231   Index: 130
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 231   Index: 130
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 231   Index: 130
  Extra Steps: 30
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 231   Index: 164
  Step  26: 38 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  28: 39 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  64: 40 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 231   Index: 254
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 248   Index:  52
  Step   5: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  13: 42 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 248   Index:  78
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 248   Index:  78
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 248   Index:  99
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 248   Index: 113
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 248   Index: 113
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 248   Index: 114
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 248   Index: 130
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  31: 43 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 248   Index: 167
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 248   Index: 167
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 248   Index: 168
  Step  11: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  25: 45 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  57: 46 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 248   Index: 236
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:   9   Index:  21
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:   9   Index:  21
    Step  14: 47 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  60: 48 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:   9   Index:  91
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:   9   Index: 102
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:   9   Index: 102
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:   9   Index: 132
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   9   Index: 132
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:   9   Index: 134
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   9   Index: 134
  Step  12: 49 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:   9   Index: 155
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:   9   Index: 155
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 24
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   9   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:   9   Index: 184
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:   9   Index: 222
  Step   1: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  33: 51 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  26   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  26   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  26   Index:  35
  Step  17: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  25: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  32: 54 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  61: 55 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  26   Index: 121
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  26   Index: 181
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  26   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  26   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  26   Index: 205
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  26   Index: 219
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  26   Index: 219
  Extra Steps: 1
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  26   Index: 239
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  26   Index: 239
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  26   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.