Any% NoCW Seed 175 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1263.053s (saves 64.096s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
136

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 175   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 175   Index:   1
  Step   3: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 175   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 175   Index:  37
  Step   5: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 175   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 175   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 175   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 175   Index: 121
  Step   1: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  44: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  49: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  81: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 175   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 60
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 192   Index:  19
  Step  21: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 192   Index:  58
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 192   Index:  92
  Step  12: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  14: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 192   Index: 113
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 192   Index: 173
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 192   Index: 182
  Extra Steps: 8
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 192   Index: 191
  Step  23: 10 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 192   Index: 236
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 209   Index:  17
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 209   Index:  17
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 209   Index:  18
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 209   Index:  29
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 209   Index:  33
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 209   Index:  40
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 209   Index:  40
  Step  30: 11 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 209   Index:  78
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 209   Index:  78
    Step   6: 12 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  56: 13 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  61: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 209   Index: 158
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 209   Index: 172
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 209   Index: 172
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 209   Index: 187
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 209   Index: 187
    Step  20: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 209   Index: 238
    Extra Steps: 24
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 226   Index:   6
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 226   Index:  40
  Step  15: 16 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 226   Index:  78
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 226   Index:  78
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 226   Index:  78
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 226   Index:  78
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 226   Index:  78
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 226   Index:  78
  Step  22: 17 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 226   Index: 117
  Step  11: 18 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
  Step  15: 19 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 226   Index: 132
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 226   Index: 132
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 226   Index: 138
  Step  26: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 226   Index: 184
  Step   8: 21 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  44: 22 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 243   Index:  12
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 24
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 243   Index: 106
  Step   7: 23 / Cocktric x3 (8.218s)
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 243   Index: 113
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 243   Index: 113
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 243   Index: 122
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 243   Index: 122
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 243   Index: 132
  Step  30: 24 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  47: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  62: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  78: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 243   Index: 226
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   4   Index:  13
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:   4   Index:  36
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   4   Index:  36
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:   4   Index:  41
  Step  15: 28 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  40: 29 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   4   Index:  83
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   4: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:   4   Index: 100
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   4   Index: 100
Paladin                                                   Seed:   4   Index: 104
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   4   Index: 104
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  16: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:   4   Index: 126
  Step   4: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  18: 33 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  20: 34 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   4   Index: 168
  Step  14: 35 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:   4   Index: 198
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   4   Index: 242
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:   4   Index: 255
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   4   Index: 255
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:   4   Index: 255
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  21   Index:   3
  Step  26: 36 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  64: 37 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
  Step  90: 38 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  21   Index:  93
  Step   3: 39 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  21   Index: 147
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  21   Index: 173
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  21   Index: 173
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  21   Index: 194
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  21   Index: 208
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  21   Index: 208
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  21   Index: 209
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  21   Index: 224
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  27: 40 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  38   Index:   5
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  38   Index:   5
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  38   Index:   6
  Step  25: 41 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  67: 42 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  38   Index:  74
  Step  20: 43 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  38   Index: 115
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  38   Index: 115
    Step   6: 44 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
    Step   8: 45 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  38   Index: 123
    Extra Steps: 18
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  38   Index: 141
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  38   Index: 204
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  38   Index: 215
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  38   Index: 215
    Step   5: 46 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
    Step  26: 47 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  38   Index: 245
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  38   Index: 245
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  38   Index: 247
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  38   Index: 247
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  55   Index:  12
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  55   Index:  12
    Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  55   Index:  15
  Optional Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  55   Index:  18
  Step  35: 48 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  36: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  55   Index:  56
  Step  33: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  43: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  55   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  55   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  55   Index: 125
  Step  18: 52 / Witch x1, IceBeast x2, EpeeGirl x1 (11.309s)
  Step  42: 53 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  55   Index: 211
  Step  35: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  72   Index:  15
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  72   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  72   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  72   Index:  39
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  72   Index:  53
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  72   Index:  53
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  72   Index:  72
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  72   Index:  72
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  72   Index:  73

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.