Any% NoCW Seed 15 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1244.303s (saves 90.736s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
4
Extra Steps
118

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  15   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  15   Index:   1
  Step  12: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
  Step  28: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
  Step  34: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  15   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  15   Index:  37
  Step  27: 4 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  15   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  15   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  15   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  15   Index: 121
  Step  37: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  15   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 54
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  32   Index:  13
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  32   Index:  52
  Step   8: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  17: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  32   Index:  86
  Step   6: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  32   Index: 107
  Step  34: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  32   Index: 167
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  32   Index: 176
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  32   Index: 177
  Step  11: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  43: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  32   Index: 222
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  49   Index:   3
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  49   Index:   3
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  49   Index:   4
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  49   Index:  15
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  49   Index:  19
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  49   Index:  27
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  49   Index:  27
  Step  20: 12 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
  Step  31: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
  Step  34: 14 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  49   Index:  65
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  49   Index:  65
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  49   Index: 145
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  49   Index: 159
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  49   Index: 159
  Step   8: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  49   Index: 174
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  49   Index: 174
    Step  12: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  62: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  72: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  49   Index: 254
  Step  30: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  32: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  66   Index:  36
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  66   Index:  36
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  66   Index:  36
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  66   Index:  36
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  66   Index:  36
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  66   Index:  36
  Step   7: 21 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
  Step  32: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  66   Index:  75
  Step   3: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  66   Index:  90
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  66   Index:  90
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  66   Index:  96
  Step  28: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  66   Index: 142
  Step  36: 25 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  66   Index: 226
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  83   Index:  30
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  83   Index:  37
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  83   Index:  37
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  83   Index:  46
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  83   Index:  46
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  83   Index:  56
  Step  29: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  62: 27 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  84: 28 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  83   Index: 150
  Step   7: 29 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  83   Index: 193
  Step   2: 30 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  83   Index: 216
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  83   Index: 216
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  83   Index: 221
  Step   8: 31 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 100   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 100   Index:  24
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 100   Index:  24
Paladin                                                   Seed: 100   Index:  28
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 100   Index:  28
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  11: 32 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 100   Index:  50
  Step   1: 33 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  41: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 100   Index:  92
  Step  10: 35 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.471s)
  Step  23: 36 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 100   Index: 122
  Step  26: 37 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 100   Index: 166
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 100   Index: 179
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 100   Index: 179
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 100   Index: 179
  Extra Steps: 34
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 100   Index: 217
  Step  56: 38 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  88: 39 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 117   Index:  51
  Step   8: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  37: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 117   Index: 105
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 117   Index: 131
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 117   Index: 131
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 117   Index: 152
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 117   Index: 166
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 117   Index: 166
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 117   Index: 167
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 117   Index: 178
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 117   Index: 215
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 117   Index: 215
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 117   Index: 216
  Step   2: 42 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  10: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 134   Index:  28
  Step  18: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 134   Index:  69
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 134   Index:  69
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 134   Index:  77
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 134   Index:  79
    Step  11: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  32: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 134   Index: 142
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 134   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 134   Index: 153
    Step  15: 47 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 134   Index: 183
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 134   Index: 183
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 134   Index: 185
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 134   Index: 185
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 134   Index: 206
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 134   Index: 206
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 28
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 134   Index: 238
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 134   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 151   Index:  21
  Step  23: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  24: 49 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 151   Index:  73
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 151   Index:  73
  Step  10: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 151   Index:  90
  Step  15: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  59: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  83: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 151   Index: 176
  Step  40: 54 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 151   Index: 236
  Step   7: 55 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 168   Index:   3
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 168   Index:   3
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 168   Index:   4
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 168   Index:  18
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 168   Index:  18
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 168   Index:  37
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 168   Index:  37
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 168   Index:  38

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.