Any% NoCW Seed 159 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1233.287s (saves 76.175s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
88

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 159   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 159   Index:   1
  Step  24: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 159   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 159   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 159   Index:  69
  Step   6: 2 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 159   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 159   Index: 101
  Step   7: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 159   Index: 121
  Step  17: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  33: 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: 159   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 159   Index: 215
  Extra Steps: 8
  Step  33: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  45: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 176   Index:   6
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 176   Index:  40
  Step   2: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 176   Index:  61
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 176   Index: 121
  Step   1: 11 / SandWorm x1 (7.231s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 176   Index: 130
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 176   Index: 131
  Step  34: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
  Step  39: 13 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 176   Index: 176
  Step  26: 14 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 176   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 176   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 176   Index: 214
  Step   5: 15 / Sand Man x4 (7.347s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 176   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 176   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 176   Index: 236
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 176   Index: 236
  Step  38: 16 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 193   Index:  18
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 193   Index:  18
    Step  22: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 193   Index:  98
  Step   6: 18 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
  Step   8: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 193   Index: 112
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 193   Index: 112
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 193   Index: 127
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 193   Index: 127
    Step  29: 20 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 193   Index: 178
    Extra Steps: 14
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 193   Index: 192
    Step  22: 21 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 193   Index: 226
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 210   Index:   8
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 210   Index:   8
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 210   Index:   8
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 210   Index:   8
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 210   Index:   8
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 210   Index:   8
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 210   Index:  47
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 210   Index:  62
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 210   Index:  62
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 210   Index:  68
  Step   2: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  16: 23 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 210   Index: 114
  Step  20: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  25: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 210   Index: 198
  Optional Steps: 9
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 227   Index:  11
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 227   Index:  18
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 227   Index:  18
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 227   Index:  27
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 227   Index:  27
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 227   Index:  37
  Step  18: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  63: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  91: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 227   Index: 131
  Step   1: 29 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  33: 30 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 227   Index: 174
  Step  16: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
  Step  18: 32 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 227   Index: 197
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 227   Index: 197
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 227   Index: 202
  Step  26: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 227   Index: 244
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 244   Index:   5
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 244   Index:   5
Paladin                                                   Seed: 244   Index:   9
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 244   Index:   9
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 244   Index:  31
  Step  26: 34 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  34: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 244   Index:  73
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 244   Index: 103
  Step  10: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  23: 37 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 244   Index: 147
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 244   Index: 160
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 244   Index: 160
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 244   Index: 160
  Extra Steps: 30
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 244   Index: 194
  Step  16: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:   5   Index:  28
  Step  28: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  53: 40 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:   5   Index:  82
  Step   5: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:   5   Index: 108
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:   5   Index: 108
Castle Baron                                              Seed:   5   Index: 129
  Extra Steps: 4
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:   5   Index: 147
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   5   Index: 147
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:   5   Index: 148
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 20
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   5   Index: 182
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:   5   Index: 219
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   5   Index: 219
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:   5   Index: 220
  Step  38: 42 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  22   Index:  32
  Step  35: 43 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  22   Index:  73
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  22   Index:  73
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  22   Index:  81
    Extra Steps: 12
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  22   Index:  93
    Step   3: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  22   Index: 156
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  22   Index: 167
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  22   Index: 167
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  22   Index: 197
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  22   Index: 197
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  22   Index: 199
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  22   Index: 199
  Step   7: 45 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  22   Index: 220
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  22   Index: 220
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  22   Index: 224
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  22   Index: 225
  Step  26: 46 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  39   Index:   7
  Step  24: 47 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  39   Index:  59
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  39   Index:  59
  Step  14: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  39   Index:  76
  Step  18: 49 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  45: 50 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  47: 51 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  65: 52 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  39   Index: 162
  Step  41: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  39   Index: 222
  Step  19: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  39   Index: 245
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  39   Index: 245
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  39   Index: 246
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  56   Index:   4
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  56   Index:   4
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  56   Index:  23
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  56   Index:  23
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  56   Index:  24

Information

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