Any% NoCW Seed 152 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1260.561s (saves 66.604s)
Route Encounters
50 (saves 17 encounters)
Optional Steps
10
Extra Steps
248

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 152   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 152   Index:   1
  Step  24: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 152   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 152   Index:  37
  Step   7: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step   8: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 152   Index:  69
  Step  14: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 152   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 152   Index: 101
  Step   4: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 152   Index: 121
  Step  28: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  52: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 152   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 46
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 169   Index:   5
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 169   Index:  44
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 169   Index:  78
  Step  17: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 169   Index:  99
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 169   Index: 159
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 169   Index: 168
  Extra Steps: 50
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 169   Index: 219
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 186   Index:   8
  Step  13: 9 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
  Step  32: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 186   Index:  45
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 186   Index:  45
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 186   Index:  46
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 186   Index:  57
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 186   Index:  61
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 186   Index:  68
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 186   Index:  68
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 186   Index: 106
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 186   Index: 106
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 186   Index: 139
    Extra Steps: 48
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 186   Index: 187
    Step  46: 11 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 186   Index: 239
  Step  13: 12 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 186   Index: 253
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 186   Index: 253
  Step   9: 13 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 203   Index:  12
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 203   Index:  12
    Step  26: 14 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 203   Index:  63
    Extra Steps: 54
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 203   Index: 117
    Step  18: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  34: 16 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 203   Index: 151
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 203   Index: 189
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 203   Index: 189
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 203   Index: 189
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 203   Index: 189
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 203   Index: 189
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 203   Index: 189
  Step  10: 17 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 203   Index: 228
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 203   Index: 243
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 203   Index: 243
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 203   Index: 249
  Step  43: 18 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 220   Index:  39
  Step  35: 19 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  61: 20 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  62: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 220   Index: 123
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 220   Index: 203
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 220   Index: 210
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 220   Index: 210
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 220   Index: 219
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 220   Index: 219
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 220   Index: 229
  Step  61: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  93: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 237   Index:  67
  Step  31: 24 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 237   Index: 110
  Step   3: 25 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 237   Index: 133
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 237   Index: 133
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 237   Index: 138
  Step  12: 26 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
  Step  25: 27 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 237   Index: 180
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 237   Index: 197
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 237   Index: 197
Paladin                                                   Seed: 237   Index: 201
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 237   Index: 201
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 237   Index: 223
  Step   4: 28 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  31: 29 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  33: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 254   Index:   9
  Step  28: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 254   Index:  39
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 254   Index:  83
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 254   Index:  96
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 254   Index:  96
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 254   Index:  96
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 254   Index: 100
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step  20: 32 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  44: 33 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  80: 34 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  93: 35 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 254   Index: 194
  Step  31: 36 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 254   Index: 248
  Step  21: 37 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  15   Index:  18
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  15   Index:  18
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  15   Index:  28
    Extra Steps: 8
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  15   Index:  36
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  15   Index:  60
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  15   Index:  74
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  15   Index:  74
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  15   Index:  75
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  15   Index:  86
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  15   Index: 123
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  15   Index: 123
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  15   Index: 124
  Step  34: 38 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  15   Index: 192
  Step  20: 39 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
  Step  30: 40 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  15   Index: 233
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  15   Index: 233
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  15   Index: 241
    Extra Steps: 28
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  32   Index:  13
    Step  39: 41 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  47: 42 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  56: 43 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  32   Index:  76
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  32   Index:  87
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  32   Index:  87
    Step   5: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  32   Index: 117
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  32   Index: 117
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  32   Index: 119
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  32   Index: 119
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  32   Index: 140
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  32   Index: 140
    Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  32   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  32   Index: 142
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  32   Index: 180
  Step   8: 45 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  40: 46 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  32   Index: 232
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  32   Index: 232
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  32   Index: 249
  Step  34: 47 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  54: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  65: 49 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  68: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  49   Index:  79
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  49   Index: 139
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  49   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  49   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  49   Index: 163
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  49   Index: 177
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  49   Index: 177
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  49   Index: 196
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  49   Index: 196
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  49   Index: 197

Information

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