Any% NoCW Seed 170 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1279.508s (saves 27.741s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
10
Extra Steps
192

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 170   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 170   Index:   1
  Step   4: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 170   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 170   Index:  37
  Step   5: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 170   Index:  69
  Step  26: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 170   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 170   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 170   Index: 121
  Step  50: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  55: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  68: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 170   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 10
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 170   Index: 225
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 187   Index:   8
  Step  32: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 187   Index:  42
  Step  21: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 187   Index:  63
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 187   Index: 123
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 187   Index: 132
  Extra Steps: 130
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 204   Index:   7
  Step  31: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 204   Index:  52
  Step  18: 10 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 204   Index:  89
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 204   Index:  89
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 204   Index:  90
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 204   Index: 101
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 204   Index: 105
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 204   Index: 113
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 204   Index: 113
  Step  22: 11 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
  Step  38: 12 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 204   Index: 151
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 204   Index: 151
    Step  48: 13 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 204   Index: 231
  Step  13: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 204   Index: 245
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 204   Index: 245
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 221   Index:   4
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 221   Index:   4
    Step  32: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  70: 16 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 221   Index:  84
  Step  16: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 221   Index: 122
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 221   Index: 122
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 221   Index: 122
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 221   Index: 122
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 221   Index: 122
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 221   Index: 122
  Step   6: 18 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
  Step  10: 19 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 221   Index: 161
  Step  14: 20 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 221   Index: 176
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 221   Index: 176
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 221   Index: 182
  Step  15: 21 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  19: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 221   Index: 228
  Step  62: 23 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 238   Index:  56
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 238   Index: 119
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 238   Index: 126
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 238   Index: 126
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 238   Index: 135
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 238   Index: 135
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 238   Index: 145
  Step   5: 24 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  17: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  18: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  82: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 238   Index: 239
  Step  15: 28 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  17: 29 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 255   Index:  26
  Step  11: 30 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.938s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 255   Index:  49
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 255   Index:  49
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 255   Index:  54
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 255   Index:  96
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   1: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 255   Index: 113
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 255   Index: 113
Paladin                                                   Seed: 255   Index: 117
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 255   Index: 117
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   3: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  13: 33 / Lilith x2 (9.169s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 255   Index: 139
  Step   5: 34 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  41: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 255   Index: 181
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 255   Index: 211
  Step  14: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 255   Index: 255
  Step   3: 37 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.897s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  16   Index:  12
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  16   Index:  12
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  16   Index:  12
  Extra Steps: 20
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  16   Index:  36
  Step  28: 38 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  16   Index: 126
  Step  32: 39 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  16   Index: 180
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  16   Index: 206
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  16   Index: 206
    Step   6: 40 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
    Step  16: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  16   Index: 227
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  16   Index: 241
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  16   Index: 241
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  16   Index: 242
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  33   Index:   0
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   7: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  33   Index:  37
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  33   Index:  37
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  33   Index:  38
  Step  22: 43 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  31: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  54: 45 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  33   Index: 106
  Step  35: 46 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  33   Index: 147
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  33   Index: 147
    Step  41: 47 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  33   Index: 217
  Step   3: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  33   Index: 228
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  33   Index: 228
    Step  13: 49 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  50   Index:   2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  50   Index:   2
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  50   Index:   4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  50   Index:   4
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  50   Index:  25
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  50   Index:  25
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 32
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  50   Index:  61
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  50   Index:  62
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 100
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  50   Index: 152
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 152
  Step  15: 50 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 169
  Step  17: 51 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  77: 52 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  50   Index: 255
  Step  29: 53 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
  Step  31: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  44: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  67   Index:  59
  Step   9: 56 / Witch x1, SwordMan x2, EpeeGirl x1 (9.161s)
  Step  19: 57 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  67   Index:  82
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  67   Index:  82
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  67   Index:  83
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  67   Index:  97
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  67   Index:  97
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  67   Index: 116
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  67   Index: 116
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  67   Index: 117

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.