Any% NoCW Seed 156 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1258.391s (saves 53.910s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 9 encounters)
Optional Steps
9
Extra Steps
52

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 156   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 156   Index:   1
  Step  24: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 156   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 156   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 156   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 156   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 156   Index: 101
  Step   4: 2 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step   7: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 156   Index: 121
  Step  33: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  52: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  64: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  90: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 156   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 156   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 156   Index: 254
  Step   6: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 173   Index:  32
  Step  10: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 173   Index:  53
  Step  42: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 173   Index: 113
  Step   9: 11 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.163s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 173   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 173   Index: 123
  Step  42: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 173   Index: 168
  Step   3: 13 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
  Step   8: 14 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 173   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 173   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 173   Index: 206
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 173   Index: 217
  Step   2: 15 / SandWorm x1 (7.264s)
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 173   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 173   Index: 229
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 173   Index: 229
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 190   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 190   Index:  11
    Step   7: 16 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  29: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  52: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 190   Index:  91
  Step  13: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 190   Index: 105
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 190   Index: 105
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 190   Index: 120
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 190   Index: 120
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 190   Index: 171
    Extra Steps: 20
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 190   Index: 191
    Step  23: 20 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 190   Index: 225
  Step   8: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Step  37: 22 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 207   Index:   7
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 207   Index:   7
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 207   Index:   7
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 207   Index:   7
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 207   Index:   7
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 207   Index:   7
  Step  31: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 207   Index:  46
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 207   Index:  61
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 207   Index:  61
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 207   Index:  67
  Step   3: 24 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 207   Index: 113
  Step  21: 25 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  38: 26 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 207   Index: 197
  Optional Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 224   Index:   5
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 224   Index:  12
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 224   Index:  12
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 224   Index:  21
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 224   Index:  21
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 224   Index:  31
  Step   5: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  24: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  43: 29 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  69: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 224   Index: 125
  Step   3: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
  Step   7: 32 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  39: 33 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 224   Index: 168
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 224   Index: 191
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 224   Index: 191
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 224   Index: 196
  Step  32: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 224   Index: 238
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 224   Index: 255
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 224   Index: 255
Paladin                                                   Seed: 241   Index:   3
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 241   Index:   3
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 241   Index:  25
  Step   9: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  32: 36 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  41: 37 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 241   Index:  67
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 241   Index:  97
  Step   1: 38 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  16: 39 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 241   Index: 141
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 241   Index: 154
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 241   Index: 154
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 241   Index: 154
  Extra Steps: 4
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 241   Index: 162
  Step  32: 40 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  48: 41 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 241   Index: 252
  Step  41: 42 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:   2   Index:  50
  Step   6: 43 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:   2   Index:  76
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:   2   Index:  76
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:   2   Index:  86
    Extra Steps: 2
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:   2   Index:  88
    Step   9: 44 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:   2   Index: 112
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:   2   Index: 126
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   2   Index: 126
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:   2   Index: 127
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   2   Index: 147
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step  33: 45 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:   2   Index: 189
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   2   Index: 189
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:   2   Index: 190
  Step  68: 46 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  19   Index:   2
  Step  27: 47 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  19   Index:  43
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  19   Index:  43
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  19   Index:  51
    Extra Steps: 16
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  19   Index:  67
    Step  26: 48 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  19   Index: 130
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  19   Index: 141
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  19   Index: 141
    Step  17: 49 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  19   Index: 171
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  19   Index: 171
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  19   Index: 173
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  19   Index: 173
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed:  19   Index: 194
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  19   Index: 194
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  19   Index: 194
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  19   Index: 195
  Step  27: 50 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
  Step  29: 51 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  19   Index: 233
  Step  30: 52 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  36   Index:  29
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  36   Index:  29
  Step   2: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  36   Index:  46
  Step  75: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  77: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  36   Index: 132
  Step   9: 56 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  56: 57 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  36   Index: 192
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  36   Index: 215
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  36   Index: 215
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  36   Index: 216
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  36   Index: 230
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  36   Index: 230
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  36   Index: 249
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  36   Index: 249
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  36   Index: 250

Information

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