Any% NoCW Seed 149 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1252.261s (saves 89.740s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
9
Extra Steps
94

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 149   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 149   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 149   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 149   Index:  37
  Step   7: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step   8: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 149   Index:  69
  Step  14: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 149   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 149   Index: 101
  Step   6: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 149   Index: 121
  Step  28: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 149   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 58
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 166   Index:  17
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 166   Index:  56
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 166   Index:  90
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 166   Index: 111
  Step  60: 6 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 166   Index: 171
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 166   Index: 180
  Extra Steps: 16
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 166   Index: 197
  Step   7: 7 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 166   Index: 242
  Step  23: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  35: 9 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 183   Index:  23
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 183   Index:  23
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 183   Index:  24
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 183   Index:  35
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 183   Index:  39
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 183   Index:  46
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 183   Index:  46
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 183   Index:  84
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 183   Index:  84
    Step  61: 10 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 183   Index: 164
  Step   8: 11 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 183   Index: 178
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 183   Index: 178
  Step   9: 12 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 183   Index: 193
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 183   Index: 193
    Step  41: 13 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 183   Index: 244
    Extra Steps: 8
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 183   Index: 252
    Step  23: 14 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 200   Index:  30
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 200   Index:  68
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 200   Index:  68
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 200   Index:  68
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 200   Index:  68
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 200   Index:  68
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 200   Index:  68
  Step  35: 15 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 200   Index: 107
  Step   2: 16 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 200   Index: 122
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 200   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 10
  Step  13: 17 / Skelton x4 (7.819s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 200   Index: 138
  Step  13: 18 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
  Step  18: 19 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 200   Index: 184
  Step  15: 20 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  37: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 217   Index:  12
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 217   Index:  74
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 217   Index:  81
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 217   Index:  81
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 217   Index:  90
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 217   Index:  90
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 217   Index: 100
  Step   1: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  33: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  39: 24 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  75: 25 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 217   Index: 194
  Step   3: 26 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step   6: 27 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step   7: 28 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 217   Index: 237
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 234   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 234   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 234   Index:   9
  Step  25: 29 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 234   Index:  51
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 234   Index:  68
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 234   Index:  68
Paladin                                                   Seed: 234   Index:  72
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 234   Index:  72
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 234   Index:  94
  Step  37: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 234   Index: 136
  Step   1: 31 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  14: 32 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
  Step  27: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 234   Index: 166
  Step  24: 34 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 234   Index: 210
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 234   Index: 223
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 234   Index: 223
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 234   Index: 223
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 234   Index: 227
  Step  27: 35 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  29: 36 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 251   Index:  61
  Step  36: 37 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 251   Index: 115
  Step  11: 38 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Step  14: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 251   Index: 141
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 251   Index: 141
    Step  20: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 251   Index: 162
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 251   Index: 176
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 251   Index: 176
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 251   Index: 177
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 251   Index: 193
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  32: 41 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 251   Index: 231
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 251   Index: 231
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 251   Index: 232
  Step  37: 42 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  59: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  12   Index:  44
  Step  20: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  12   Index:  85
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  12   Index:  85
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  12   Index: 155
  Step   4: 45 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  12   Index: 166
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  12   Index: 166
    Step  17: 46 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  12   Index: 196
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  12   Index: 196
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  12   Index: 198
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  12   Index: 198
  Step  14: 47 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  12   Index: 219
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  12   Index: 219
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  12   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  12   Index: 224
  Step  31: 48 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  29   Index:   6
  Step   1: 49 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
  Step  46: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  29   Index:  58
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  29   Index:  58
  Step   2: 51 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
  Step  11: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  29   Index:  75
  Step  17: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  29   Index: 161
  Step  45: 54 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (11.092s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  29   Index: 221
  Step  18: 55 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  29   Index: 244
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  29   Index: 244
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  29   Index: 245
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  46   Index:   3
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  46   Index:   3
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  46   Index:  22
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  46   Index:  22
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  46   Index:  23

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.