Any% NoCW Seed 186 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1266.843s (saves 78.289s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 15 encounters)
Optional Steps
13
Extra Steps
210

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 186   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 186   Index:   1
  Step  20: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 186   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 186   Index:  37
  Step   3: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  26: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 186   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 186   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 186   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 186   Index: 121
  Step  24: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  51: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 186   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 48
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 203   Index:   7
  Step  31: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 203   Index:  46
  Extra Steps: 28
  Step  24: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 203   Index: 108
  Step   1: 8 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 203   Index: 129
  Step   6: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  22: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 203   Index: 189
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 203   Index: 198
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 203   Index: 199
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 203   Index: 244
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 220   Index:  25
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 220   Index:  25
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 220   Index:  26
  Step  10: 11 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.188s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 220   Index:  37
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 220   Index:  41
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 52
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 220   Index: 101
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 220   Index: 101
  Step  27: 12 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
  Step  32: 13 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 220   Index: 139
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 220   Index: 139
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 220   Index: 172
    Extra Steps: 36
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 220   Index: 208
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 237   Index:   4
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 237   Index:  18
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 237   Index:  18
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 237   Index:  33
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 237   Index:  33
    Step   1: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  33: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  65: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  80: 17 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 237   Index: 113
  Step  37: 18 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 237   Index: 151
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 237   Index: 151
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 237   Index: 151
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 237   Index: 151
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 237   Index: 151
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 237   Index: 151
  Step  12: 19 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 237   Index: 190
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 237   Index: 205
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 237   Index: 205
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 237   Index: 211
  Step  16: 20 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
  Step  43: 21 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
  Step  45: 22 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 254   Index:   1
  Step  36: 23 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 254   Index:  85
  Optional Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 254   Index: 153
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 254   Index: 160
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 254   Index: 160
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 254   Index: 169
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 254   Index: 169
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 254   Index: 179
  Step   1: 24 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  14: 25 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  46: 26 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  90: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  15   Index:  17
  Step  12: 28 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
  Step  18: 29 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  15   Index:  60
  Step   4: 30 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.661s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  15   Index:  83
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  15   Index:  83
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  15   Index:  88
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  15   Index: 130
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  15   Index: 147
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  15   Index: 147
Paladin                                                   Seed:  15   Index: 151
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  15   Index: 151
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   7: 31 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  15   Index: 174
  Step  38: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  15   Index: 216
  Step   6: 33 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  15   Index: 246
  Step   9: 34 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  17: 35 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  32   Index:  34
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  32   Index:  47
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  32   Index:  47
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  32   Index:  47
  Extra Steps: 42
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  32   Index:  93
  Step  48: 36 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  32   Index: 183
  Step   5: 37 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
  Step  37: 38 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  32   Index: 237
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  49   Index:   7
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  49   Index:   7
    Step  20: 39 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  49   Index:  28
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  49   Index:  42
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  49   Index:  42
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  49   Index:  43
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  49   Index:  61
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  49   Index:  98
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  49   Index:  98
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  49   Index:  99
  Step  68: 40 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  49   Index: 167
  Step  19: 41 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  49   Index: 208
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  49   Index: 208
    Step  28: 42 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  38: 43 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  66   Index:  22
  Step   6: 44 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
  Step   8: 45 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  66   Index:  33
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  66   Index:  33
    Step  10: 46 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  66   Index:  63
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  66   Index:  63
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  66   Index:  65
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  66   Index:  65
  Step   3: 47 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.738s)
  Step  13: 48 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed:  66   Index:  86
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  66   Index:  86
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  66   Index:  86
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  66   Index:  87
  Step  37: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  66   Index: 125
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  66   Index: 177
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  66   Index: 177
  Step   1: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  66   Index: 194
  Step  56: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  70: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  72: 53 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  83   Index:  24
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  83   Index:  84
  Step   1: 54 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  83   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  83   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  83   Index: 108
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  83   Index: 122
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  83   Index: 122
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  83   Index: 141
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  83   Index: 141
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  83   Index: 142

Information

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