Any% NoCW Seed 179 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1270.004s (saves 38.486s)
Route Encounters
60 (saves 6 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
74

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 179   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 179   Index:   1
  Step   8: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 179   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 179   Index:  37
  Step   4: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 179   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 179   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 179   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 179   Index: 121
  Step  44: 3 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  49: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  66: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  81: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 179   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 179   Index: 215
  Step  19: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 179   Index: 254
  Step  21: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 196   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 196   Index:  53
  Step  50: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  53: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 196   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 196   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 196   Index: 123
  Step  33: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 196   Index: 168
  Step  16: 12 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 196   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 196   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 196   Index: 206
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step   8: 13 / SandWorm x1 (7.264s)
  Step  15: 14 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 196   Index: 221
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 196   Index: 225
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 196   Index: 233
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 196   Index: 233
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 213   Index:  15
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 213   Index:  15
    Step   7: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  69: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 213   Index:  95
  Step   6: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 213   Index: 109
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 213   Index: 109
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 213   Index: 124
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 213   Index: 124
    Step   9: 18 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
    Step  15: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  76: 20 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 213   Index: 204
  Step   3: 21 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
  Step  38: 22 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 213   Index: 242
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 213   Index: 242
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 213   Index: 242
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 213   Index: 242
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 213   Index: 242
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 213   Index: 242
  Step  17: 23 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 230   Index:  25
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 230   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 230   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 230   Index:  46
  Step   9: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 230   Index:  92
  Step  39: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  40: 26 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  45: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  71: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  72: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 230   Index: 176
  Optional Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 230   Index: 244
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 230   Index: 251
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 230   Index: 251
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 247   Index:   4
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 247   Index:   4
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 247   Index:  14
  Step  43: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  51: 31 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 247   Index: 108
  Step  18: 32 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
  Step  21: 33 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 247   Index: 151
  Step  10: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 247   Index: 174
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 247   Index: 174
  Step   5: 35 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 247   Index: 179
  Step  14: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
  Step  31: 37 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 247   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 247   Index: 238
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 247   Index: 238
Paladin                                                   Seed: 247   Index: 242
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 247   Index: 242
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:   8   Index:   8
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   8   Index:  50
  Step   6: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:   8   Index:  80
  Extra Steps: 6
  Step   1: 39 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   8   Index: 130
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:   8   Index: 143
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   8   Index: 143
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:   8   Index: 143
  Extra Steps: 12
Old Water-way                                             Seed:   8   Index: 159
  Step  23: 40 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  24: 41 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  64: 42 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:   8   Index: 249
  Step   6: 43 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  25   Index:  47
  Step   5: 44 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
  Step  20: 45 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  25   Index:  73
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  25   Index:  73
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  25   Index:  94
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  25   Index: 108
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  25   Index: 108
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  25   Index: 109
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  25   Index: 123
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  25   Index: 160
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  25   Index: 160
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  25   Index: 161
  Step  45: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  63: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  25   Index: 229
  Step  10: 48 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  22: 49 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  24: 50 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  42   Index:  14
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  42   Index:  14
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  42   Index:  22
    Extra Steps: 52
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  42   Index:  74
    Step  20: 51 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
    Step  49: 52 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
    Step  51: 53 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  42   Index: 137
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  42   Index: 148
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  42   Index: 148
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  42   Index: 178
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  42   Index: 178
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  42   Index: 180
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  42   Index: 180
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  42   Index: 201
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  42   Index: 201
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  42   Index: 205
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  42   Index: 206
  Step  30: 54 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  42   Index: 244
  Step  27: 55 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  36: 56 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  59   Index:  40
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  59   Index:  40
  Step  13: 57 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  59   Index:  57
  Step  42: 58 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  67: 59 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  86: 60 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  59   Index: 143
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  59   Index: 203
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  59   Index: 226
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  59   Index: 226
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  59   Index: 227
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  59   Index: 241
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  59   Index: 241
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  76   Index:   4
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  76   Index:   4
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  76   Index:   5

Information

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