Any% NoCW Seed 184 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1276.239s (saves 58.516s)
Route Encounters
61 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
58

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 184   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 184   Index:   1
  Step   8: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step  20: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 184   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 184   Index:  37
  Step   4: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 184   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 184   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 184   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 184   Index: 121
  Step  24: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  51: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  66: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 184   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 184   Index: 215
  Extra Steps: 8
  Step  18: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  37: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  47: 9 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 201   Index:   6
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 201   Index:  40
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 201   Index:  61
  Step  42: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  48: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 201   Index: 121
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 201   Index: 130
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 201   Index: 131
  Step   4: 12 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
  Step  20: 13 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 201   Index: 176
  Step  23: 14 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 201   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 201   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 201   Index: 214
  Step   7: 15 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.188s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 201   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 201   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 201   Index: 241
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 201   Index: 241
  Step  37: 16 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 218   Index:  23
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 218   Index:  23
    Step  13: 17 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  51: 18 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.829s)
    Step  78: 19 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 218   Index: 103
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 218   Index: 117
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 218   Index: 117
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 218   Index: 132
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 218   Index: 132
    Step   1: 20 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  43: 21 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  65: 22 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  69: 23 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 218   Index: 212
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 218   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 218   Index: 250
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 218   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 218   Index: 250
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 218   Index: 250
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 218   Index: 250
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 235   Index:  33
  Step   1: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 235   Index:  48
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 235   Index:  48
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 235   Index:  54
  Step  12: 25 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 235   Index: 100
  Step  31: 26 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  37: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  50: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  63: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 235   Index: 184
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 252   Index:   0
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 252   Index:   7
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 252   Index:   7
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 252   Index:  16
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 252   Index:  16
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 252   Index:  26
  Step  11: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  39: 31 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  71: 32 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 252   Index: 120
  Step   9: 33 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  41: 34 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 252   Index: 163
  Step  17: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 252   Index: 186
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 252   Index: 186
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 252   Index: 191
  Step   2: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
  Step  34: 37 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 252   Index: 233
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 252   Index: 250
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 252   Index: 250
Paladin                                                   Seed: 252   Index: 254
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 252   Index: 254
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  15: 38 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  13   Index:  21
  Step  14: 39 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  13   Index:  63
  Step   1: 40 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  13   Index:  93
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  13   Index: 137
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  13   Index: 150
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  13   Index: 150
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  13   Index: 150
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  13   Index: 154
  Step   4: 41 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  29: 42 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  58: 43 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  69: 44 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  13   Index: 244
  Step  11: 45 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
  Step  19: 46 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  30   Index:  42
  Step  10: 47 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
  Step  18: 48 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  30   Index:  68
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  30   Index:  68
    Step   1: 49 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  30   Index:  89
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  30   Index: 103
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  30   Index: 103
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  30   Index: 104
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  30   Index: 118
  Optional Steps: 1
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  30   Index: 156
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  30   Index: 156
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  30   Index: 157
  Step  31: 50 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  30   Index: 225
  Step  14: 51 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  28: 52 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  47   Index:  10
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  47   Index:  10
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  47   Index:  18
    Extra Steps: 44
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  47   Index:  62
    Step  63: 53 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  47   Index: 125
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  47   Index: 136
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  47   Index: 136
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  47   Index: 166
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  47   Index: 166
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  47   Index: 168
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  47   Index: 168
  Step  18: 54 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed:  47   Index: 189
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  47   Index: 189
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  47   Index: 189
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  47   Index: 190
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  47   Index: 228
  Step   8: 55 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  52: 56 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  64   Index:  24
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  64   Index:  24
  Step   4: 57 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step   6: 58 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  64   Index:  41
  Step  27: 59 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  37: 60 / Witch x1, IceBeast x2, EpeeGirl x1 (11.309s)
  Step  83: 61 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  64   Index: 127
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  64   Index: 187
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  64   Index: 210
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  64   Index: 210
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  64   Index: 211
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  64   Index: 225
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  64   Index: 225
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  64   Index: 244
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  64   Index: 244
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  64   Index: 245

Information

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