Any% NoCW Seed 177 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1273.585s (saves 68.163s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
19
Extra Steps
176

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index:   1
  Step   3: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step   8: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 177   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 177   Index:  37
  Step   5: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 177   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 177   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 177   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 177   Index: 121
  Step   1: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  44: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  49: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  81: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 177   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 60
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 194   Index:  19
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 194   Index:  58
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 194   Index:  92
  Step  12: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  14: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 194   Index: 113
  Step  43: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 194   Index: 173
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 194   Index: 182
  Extra Steps: 32
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 194   Index: 215
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 211   Index:   4
  Step  18: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 211   Index:  41
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 211   Index:  41
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 211   Index:  42
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 211   Index:  53
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 211   Index:  57
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 20
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 211   Index:  85
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 211   Index:  85
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 211   Index: 123
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 211   Index: 123
    Step  11: 12 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  16: 13 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  77: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 211   Index: 203
  Step   4: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 211   Index: 217
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 211   Index: 217
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 211   Index: 232
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 211   Index: 232
    Step  10: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  12: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  27: 18 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
    Step  79: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 228   Index:  56
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 228   Index:  94
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 228   Index:  94
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 228   Index:  94
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 228   Index:  94
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 228   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 228   Index:  94
  Step  37: 20 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  38: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 228   Index: 133
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 228   Index: 148
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 228   Index: 148
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 228   Index: 154
  Step  10: 22 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
  Step  36: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  38: 24 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 228   Index: 200
  Step  28: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 245   Index:  28
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 245   Index:  98
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 245   Index: 105
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 105
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 245   Index: 114
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 114
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 245   Index: 124
  Step   2: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step   5: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  38: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  55: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  70: 30 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  86: 31 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 245   Index: 218
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   6   Index:   5
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:   6   Index:  28
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   6   Index:  28
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:   6   Index:  33
  Step  23: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   6   Index:  75
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   6: 33 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
  Step  12: 34 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:   6   Index:  92
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   6   Index:  92
Paladin                                                   Seed:   6   Index:  96
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   6   Index:  96
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:   6   Index: 125
  Step   5: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  21: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  34: 37 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   6   Index: 167
  Step  15: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
  Step  16: 39 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:   6   Index: 197
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   6   Index: 241
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:   6   Index: 254
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   6   Index: 254
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:   6   Index: 254
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  23   Index:   2
  Step  65: 40 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  23   Index:  92
  Step   1: 41 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
  Step   4: 42 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  23   Index: 146
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  23   Index: 172
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  23   Index: 172
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  23   Index: 193
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  23   Index: 207
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  23   Index: 207
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  23   Index: 208
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  23   Index: 240
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  11: 43 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  40   Index:  22
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  40   Index:  22
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  40   Index:  23
  Step   8: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  50: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  40   Index:  91
  Step   3: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  30: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  32: 48 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  34: 49 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  40   Index: 132
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  40   Index: 132
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  40   Index: 202
  Step   1: 50 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  40   Index: 213
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  40   Index: 213
    Step  28: 51 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  40   Index: 243
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  40   Index: 243
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  40   Index: 245
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  40   Index: 245
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  57   Index:  10
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  57   Index:  10
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 40
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  57   Index:  54
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  57   Index:  55
  Step  34: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  57   Index:  93
  Step   6: 53 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  50: 54 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  57   Index: 145
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  57   Index: 145
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  57   Index: 162
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  57   Index: 248
  Step   1: 55 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
  Step   9: 56 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  74   Index:  52
  Step  20: 57 / Witch x1, SwordMan x2, EpeeGirl x1 (9.161s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  74   Index:  75
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  74   Index:  75
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  74   Index:  76
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  74   Index:  90
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  74   Index:  90
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  74   Index: 109
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  74   Index: 109
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  74   Index: 110

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.