Any% NoCW Seed 153 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1282.149s (saves 50.947s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 15 encounters)
Optional Steps
13
Extra Steps
220

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 153   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 153   Index:   1
  Step  24: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 153   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 153   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: 153   Index:  69
  Step  14: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 153   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 153   Index: 101
  Step   4: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 153   Index: 121
  Step  28: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  52: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  90: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 153   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 46
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 170   Index:   5
  Step  37: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 170   Index:  44
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 170   Index:  78
  Step  17: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 170   Index:  99
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 170   Index: 159
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 170   Index: 168
  Extra Steps: 50
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 170   Index: 219
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 187   Index:   8
  Step  13: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
  Step  32: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 187   Index:  45
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 187   Index:  45
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 187   Index:  46
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 187   Index:  57
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 187   Index:  61
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 187   Index:  68
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 187   Index:  68
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 187   Index: 106
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 187   Index: 106
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 187   Index: 139
    Extra Steps: 56
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 187   Index: 195
    Step  38: 13 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 187   Index: 247
  Step   5: 14 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 204   Index:   5
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 204   Index:   5
  Step   1: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 204   Index:  20
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 204   Index:  20
    Step  18: 16 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.848s)
    Step  50: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 204   Index: 100
  Step   9: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Step  35: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 204   Index: 138
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 204   Index: 138
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 204   Index: 138
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 204   Index: 138
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 204   Index: 138
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 204   Index: 138
  Step  13: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 204   Index: 177
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 204   Index: 192
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 204   Index: 192
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 204   Index: 198
  Step   1: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
  Step  46: 22 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 204   Index: 244
  Step  48: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 221   Index:  72
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 221   Index: 142
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 221   Index: 149
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 221   Index: 149
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 221   Index: 158
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 221   Index: 158
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 221   Index: 168
  Step   7: 24 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  29: 25 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  33: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 238   Index:   6
  Step  28: 27 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 238   Index:  49
  Step  17: 28 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 238   Index:  72
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 238   Index:  72
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 238   Index:  77
  Step  21: 29 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
  Step  36: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 238   Index: 119
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 238   Index: 136
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 238   Index: 136
Paladin                                                   Seed: 238   Index: 140
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 238   Index: 140
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  10: 31 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  22: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 238   Index: 162
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 238   Index: 204
  Step  23: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 238   Index: 234
  Step  20: 34 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
  Step  22: 35 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 255   Index:  22
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 255   Index:  35
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 255   Index:  35
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 255   Index:  35
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 255   Index:  39
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  58: 36 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  81: 37 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  91: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 255   Index: 131
  Step  13: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  49: 40 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 255   Index: 185
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 255   Index: 211
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 255   Index: 211
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 255   Index: 221
    Extra Steps: 4
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 255   Index: 225
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 255   Index: 249
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  16   Index:   7
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  16   Index:   7
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  16   Index:   8
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 24
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  16   Index:  46
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  18: 41 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  16   Index:  83
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  16   Index:  83
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  16   Index:  84
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  16   Index: 152
  Step   6: 42 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  16   Index: 193
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  16   Index: 193
    Step  19: 43 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  29: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
    Step  70: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  33   Index:   7
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  33   Index:  18
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  33   Index:  18
  Cave Magnes B4F Save Room                               Seed:  33   Index:  56
    Extra Steps: 38
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  33   Index:  94
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  33   Index: 117
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  33   Index: 117
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  33   Index: 119
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  33   Index: 119
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  33   Index: 140
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  33   Index: 140
    Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  33   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  33   Index: 142
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  33   Index: 180
  Step   8: 46 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  40: 47 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  33   Index: 232
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  33   Index: 232
  Step   9: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  33   Index: 249
  Step  34: 49 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  54: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  61: 51 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  65: 52 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  68: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  50   Index:  79
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 139
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  50   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 163
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  50   Index: 177
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  50   Index: 177
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  50   Index: 196
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  50   Index: 196
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  50   Index: 197

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.