Any% NoCW Seed 168 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1258.803s (saves 38.381s)
Route Encounters
50 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
298

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 168   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 168   Index:   1
  Step   4: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step  10: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 168   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 168   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 168   Index:  69
  Step  26: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 168   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 168   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 168   Index: 121
  Step  50: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  55: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  68: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  83: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 168   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 168   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 168   Index: 254
  Extra Steps: 10
  Step  23: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 185   Index:  42
  Step  21: 9 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 185   Index:  63
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 185   Index: 123
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 185   Index: 132
  Extra Steps: 132
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 202   Index:   9
  Step  29: 10 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 202   Index:  54
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 202   Index:  91
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 202   Index:  91
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 202   Index:  92
  Step  11: 11 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.188s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 202   Index: 103
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 202   Index: 107
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 36
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 202   Index: 151
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 202   Index: 151
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 202   Index: 189
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 202   Index: 189
    Step  10: 12 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  32: 13 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 219   Index:  13
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 219   Index:  27
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 219   Index:  27
  Step   9: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 219   Index:  42
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 219   Index:  42
    Step  32: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  59: 16 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 219   Index: 122
  Step   6: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Step  11: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 219   Index: 160
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 219   Index: 160
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 219   Index: 160
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 219   Index: 160
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 219   Index: 160
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 219   Index: 160
  Step  15: 19 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  37: 20 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 219   Index: 199
  Step   2: 21 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 219   Index: 214
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 219   Index: 214
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 219   Index: 220
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 236   Index:  10
  Step  24: 22 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  56: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 236   Index:  94
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 236   Index: 164
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 236   Index: 171
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 236   Index: 171
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 236   Index: 180
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 236   Index: 180
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 236   Index: 190
  Step  37: 24 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  64: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  66: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 253   Index:  28
  Step   9: 27 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 253   Index:  71
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 253   Index:  94
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 253   Index:  94
  Step   3: 28 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.832s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 253   Index:  99
  Step  21: 29 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 253   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 253   Index: 158
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 253   Index: 158
  Step   3: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.611s)
Paladin                                                   Seed: 253   Index: 162
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 253   Index: 162
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  18: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 253   Index: 187
  Step   6: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  38: 33 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 253   Index: 229
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  14   Index:   3
  Step  10: 34 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
  Step  26: 35 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
  Step  32: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  14   Index:  47
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  14   Index:  60
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  14   Index:  60
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  14   Index:  60
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  14   Index:  64
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  14   Index: 154
  Step   4: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  14   Index: 208
  Step   4: 38 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Step  15: 39 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  14   Index: 234
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  14   Index: 234
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  14   Index: 244
    Extra Steps: 20
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  31   Index:   8
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  31   Index:  32
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  31   Index:  46
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  31   Index:  46
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  31   Index:  47
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 32
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  31   Index:  93
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  31   Index: 130
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  31   Index: 130
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  31   Index: 131
  Step  57: 40 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  31   Index: 199
  Step  21: 41 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  31   Index: 240
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  31   Index: 240
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  31   Index: 248
    Extra Steps: 66
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  48   Index:  58
    Step   3: 42 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  48   Index: 121
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  48   Index: 132
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  48   Index: 132
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  48   Index: 162
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  48   Index: 162
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  48   Index: 164
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  48   Index: 164
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  48   Index: 185
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  48   Index: 185
    Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  48   Index: 186
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  48   Index: 187
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  48   Index: 225
  Step  11: 43 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  21: 44 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  65   Index:  21
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  65   Index:  21
  Step   7: 45 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step   9: 46 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  65   Index:  38
  Step  30: 47 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  40: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  86: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  65   Index: 124
  Step  54: 50 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  65   Index: 184
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  65   Index: 207
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  65   Index: 207
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  65   Index: 208
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  65   Index: 222
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  65   Index: 222
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  65   Index: 241
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  65   Index: 241
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  65   Index: 242

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.