Any% NoCW Seed 148 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1236.574s (saves 78.368s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 11 encounters)
Optional Steps
7
Extra Steps
76

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 148   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 148   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 148   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 148   Index:  37
  Step   7: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step   8: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 148   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 148   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 148   Index: 101
  Step   6: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 148   Index: 121
  Step  28: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  53: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 148   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 2
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 148   Index: 217
  Step  26: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 165   Index:   0
  Step   5: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  11: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  16: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 165   Index:  34
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 165   Index:  55
  Step  20: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 165   Index: 115
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 165   Index: 124
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 165   Index: 125
  Step  13: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 165   Index: 170
  Step  19: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
  Step  26: 13 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
  Step  34: 14 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 165   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 165   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 165   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 165   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 165   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 165   Index: 230
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 165   Index: 230
  Step  35: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 182   Index:  12
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 182   Index:  12
    Step   9: 16 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  29: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 182   Index:  92
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 182   Index: 106
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 182   Index: 106
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 182   Index: 121
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 182   Index: 121
    Step  24: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  66: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 182   Index: 201
  Step   1: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  33: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 182   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 182   Index: 239
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 182   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 182   Index: 239
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 182   Index: 239
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 182   Index: 239
  Step  13: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
  Step  36: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 199   Index:  22
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 199   Index:  37
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 199   Index:  37
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 199   Index:  43
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 199   Index:  89
  Step  14: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  17: 25 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  20: 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: 199   Index: 173
  Optional Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 199   Index: 237
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 199   Index: 244
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 199   Index: 244
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 199   Index: 253
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 199   Index: 253
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 216   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: 216   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: 216   Index: 144
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 216   Index: 167
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 216   Index: 167
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 216   Index: 172
  Step   3: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  25: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  28: 36 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
  Step  29: 37 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 216   Index: 214
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 216   Index: 231
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 216   Index: 231
Paladin                                                   Seed: 216   Index: 235
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 216   Index: 235
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 233   Index:   1
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 233   Index:  43
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 233   Index:  73
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 233   Index: 117
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 233   Index: 130
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 233   Index: 130
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 233   Index: 130
  Extra Steps: 58
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 233   Index: 192
  Step  35: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  62: 39 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  64: 40 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 250   Index:  26
  Step  39: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 250   Index:  80
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 250   Index: 106
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 250   Index: 106
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 250   Index: 116
    Extra Steps: 14
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 250   Index: 130
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 250   Index: 154
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 250   Index: 168
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 250   Index: 168
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 250   Index: 169
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 250   Index: 180
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  13: 42 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 250   Index: 217
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 250   Index: 217
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 250   Index: 218
  Step   7: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  51: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  11   Index:  30
  Step   5: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  11   Index:  71
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  11   Index:  71
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  11   Index:  79
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  11   Index:  81
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  11   Index: 144
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  11   Index: 155
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  11   Index: 155
    Step   4: 46 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
    Step  28: 47 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  11   Index: 185
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  11   Index: 185
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  11   Index: 187
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  11   Index: 187
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  11   Index: 208
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  11   Index: 208
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  11   Index: 212
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  11   Index: 213
  Step  10: 48 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  11   Index: 251
  Step   4: 49 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  28   Index:  47
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  28   Index:  47
  Step   5: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  13: 51 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  28   Index:  64
  Step   5: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  28: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  32: 54 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  28   Index: 150
  Step  56: 55 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (11.092s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  28   Index: 210
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  28   Index: 233
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  28   Index: 233
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  28   Index: 234
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  28   Index: 248
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  28   Index: 248
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  45   Index:  11
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  45   Index:  11
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  45   Index:  12

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.