Any% NoCW Seed 160 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1226.791s (saves 93.200s)
Route Encounters
52 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
11
Extra Steps
111

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 160   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 160   Index:   1
  Step  15: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 160   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 160   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 160   Index:  69
  Step   6: 2 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 160   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 160   Index: 101
  Step   7: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 160   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)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 160   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 160   Index: 215
  Extra Steps: 12
  Step  33: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  45: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  50: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 177   Index:  10
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 177   Index:  44
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 177   Index:  65
  Step  57: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index: 125
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 177   Index: 134
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 177   Index: 135
  Step  30: 11 / Mad Toad x4 (7.317s)
  Step  35: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 177   Index: 180
  Step  22: 13 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 177   Index: 217
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 177   Index: 217
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index: 218
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 177   Index: 229
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 177   Index: 233
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 177   Index: 240
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 177   Index: 240
  Step  34: 14 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
  Step  35: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 194   Index:  22
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 194   Index:  22
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 194   Index: 102
  Step   2: 16 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
  Step   4: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 194   Index: 116
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 194   Index: 116
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 194   Index: 131
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 194   Index: 131
    Step  25: 18 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 194   Index: 182
    Extra Steps: 10
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 194   Index: 192
    Step  22: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 194   Index: 226
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 211   Index:   8
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 211   Index:   8
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 211   Index:   8
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 211   Index:   8
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 211   Index:   8
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 211   Index:   8
  Step  14: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 211   Index:  47
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 211   Index:  62
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 211   Index:  62
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 211   Index:  68
  Step  16: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 211   Index: 114
  Step  20: 22 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  25: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 211   Index: 198
  Optional Steps: 5
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 228   Index:   7
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 228   Index:  14
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 228   Index:  14
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 228   Index:  23
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 228   Index:  23
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 228   Index:  33
  Step  22: 24 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  67: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 228   Index: 127
  Step   4: 26 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step   5: 27 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  37: 28 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 228   Index: 170
  Step  20: 29 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
  Step  22: 30 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.938s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 228   Index: 193
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 228   Index: 193
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 228   Index: 198
  Step  30: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 228   Index: 240
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 245   Index:   1
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 245   Index:   1
Paladin                                                   Seed: 245   Index:   5
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 245   Index:   5
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 245   Index:  27
  Step  30: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  38: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 245   Index:  69
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 245   Index:  99
  Step  27: 34 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
  Step  30: 35 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 245   Index: 143
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 245   Index: 156
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 156
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 245   Index: 156
  Extra Steps: 34
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 245   Index: 194
  Step  16: 36 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:   6   Index:  28
  Step  28: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  53: 38 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:   6   Index:  82
  Step   5: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:   6   Index: 108
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:   6   Index: 108
Castle Baron                                              Seed:   6   Index: 129
  Extra Steps: 1
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:   6   Index: 144
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 144
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:   6   Index: 145
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 24
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:   6   Index: 220
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:   6   Index: 220
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:   6   Index: 221
  Step  37: 40 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  23   Index:  33
  Step  34: 41 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  23   Index:  74
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  23   Index:  74
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  23   Index:  82
    Extra Steps: 12
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  23   Index:  94
    Step   2: 42 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  23   Index: 157
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  23   Index: 168
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  23   Index: 168
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  23   Index: 198
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  23   Index: 198
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  23   Index: 200
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  23   Index: 200
  Step   6: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  23   Index: 221
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  23   Index: 221
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  23   Index: 243
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  23   Index: 244
  Step   7: 44 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  40   Index:  26
  Step   5: 45 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  47: 46 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  40   Index:  78
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  40   Index:  78
  Step  16: 47 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  40   Index:  95
  Step  26: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  28: 49 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  30: 50 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  40   Index: 181
  Step  22: 51 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
  Step  60: 52 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  40   Index: 241
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  57   Index:   8
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  57   Index:   8
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  57   Index:   9
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  57   Index:  23
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  57   Index:  23
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  57   Index:  42
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  57   Index:  42
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  57   Index:  43

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.