Any% NoCW Seed 154 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1273.709s (saves 47.861s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
260

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 154   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 154   Index:   1
  Step  24: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 154   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 154   Index:  37
  Step   7: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 154   Index:  69
  Step  14: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 154   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 154   Index: 101
  Step   4: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 154   Index: 121
  Step  33: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  52: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  90: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 154   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 46
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 171   Index:   5
  Step  37: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 171   Index:  44
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 171   Index:  78
  Step  17: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 171   Index:  99
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 171   Index: 159
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 171   Index: 168
  Extra Steps: 20
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 171   Index: 189
  Step  30: 10 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 171   Index: 234
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 188   Index:  15
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 188   Index:  15
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 188   Index:  16
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 188   Index:  27
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 188   Index:  31
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 24
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 188   Index:  63
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 188   Index:  63
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 188   Index: 101
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 188   Index: 101
    Step   3: 11 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 188   Index: 134
    Extra Steps: 62
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 188   Index: 196
    Step  37: 12 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 188   Index: 248
  Step   4: 13 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
  Step  14: 14 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 205   Index:   6
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 205   Index:   6
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 205   Index:  21
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 205   Index:  21
    Step  17: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  49: 16 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.848s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 205   Index: 101
  Step   8: 17 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
  Step  33: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 205   Index: 139
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 205   Index: 139
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 205   Index: 139
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 205   Index: 139
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 205   Index: 139
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 205   Index: 139
  Step  12: 19 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 205   Index: 178
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 205   Index: 193
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 205   Index: 193
  Step   6: 20 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 205   Index: 199
  Step  45: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 205   Index: 245
  Step  47: 22 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 222   Index:  73
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 38
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 222   Index: 181
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 222   Index: 188
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 222   Index: 188
  Step   9: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.821s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 222   Index: 197
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 222   Index: 197
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 222   Index: 207
  Step  83: 24 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 239   Index:  45
  Step  21: 25 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 239   Index:  88
  Step  10: 26 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 239   Index: 111
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 239   Index: 111
  Step   2: 27 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.832s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 239   Index: 116
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 239   Index: 158
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   4: 28 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 239   Index: 175
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 239   Index: 175
Paladin                                                   Seed: 239   Index: 179
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 239   Index: 179
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  15: 29 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 239   Index: 201
  Step  26: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 239   Index: 243
  Step  11: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  13: 32 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:   0   Index:  17
  Step  20: 33 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   0   Index:  61
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:   0   Index:  74
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   0   Index:  74
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:   0   Index:  74
  Extra Steps: 42
Old Water-way                                             Seed:   0   Index: 120
  Step  10: 34 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  24: 35 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  60: 36 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:   0   Index: 210
  Step  48: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  17   Index:   8
  Step   5: 38 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Step  21: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  17   Index:  34
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  17   Index:  34
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  17   Index:  55
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  17   Index:  69
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  17   Index:  69
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  17   Index:  70
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  17   Index:  94
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  17   Index: 131
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  17   Index: 131
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  17   Index: 132
  Step  26: 40 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  17   Index: 200
  Step  12: 41 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
  Step  22: 42 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  17   Index: 241
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  17   Index: 241
    Step  22: 43 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  34   Index:  55
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  34   Index:  66
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  34   Index:  66
    Step   3: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
    Step  26: 45 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  34   Index:  96
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  34   Index:  96
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  34   Index:  98
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  34   Index:  98
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  34   Index: 119
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  34   Index: 119
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  34   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  34   Index: 142
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  34   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:  34   Index: 232
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  34   Index: 232
  Step   9: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  34   Index: 249
  Step  34: 49 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  61: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  65: 51 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  68: 52 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  51   Index:  79
  Step  10: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  51   Index: 139
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  51   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  51   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  51   Index: 163
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  51   Index: 177
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  51   Index: 177
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  51   Index: 196
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  51   Index: 196
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  51   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.