Any% NoCW Seed 189 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1258.978s (saves 49.659s)
Route Encounters
59 (saves 7 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
59

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 189   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 189   Index:   1
  Step  17: 1 / Imp x4 (6.882s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 189   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 189   Index:  37
  Step   3: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  26: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 189   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 189   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 189   Index: 101
  Step   3: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 189   Index: 121
  Step  51: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  70: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 189   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 189   Index: 215
  Extra Steps: 8
  Step  18: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  47: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 206   Index:   6
  Step  32: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 206   Index:  40
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 206   Index:  61
  Step   9: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 206   Index: 121
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 206   Index: 130
  Extra Steps: 8
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 206   Index: 139
  Step  12: 11 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 206   Index: 184
  Step  15: 12 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 206   Index: 221
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 206   Index: 221
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 206   Index: 222
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 206   Index: 233
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 206   Index: 237
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 206   Index: 244
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 206   Index: 244
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 223   Index:  26
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 223   Index:  26
    Step  10: 13 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  29: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
    Step  48: 15 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  74: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 223   Index: 106
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 223   Index: 120
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 223   Index: 120
  Step   8: 17 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
  Step  12: 18 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 223   Index: 135
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 223   Index: 135
    Step  29: 19 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  40: 20 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 223   Index: 215
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 223   Index: 253
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 223   Index: 253
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 223   Index: 253
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 223   Index: 253
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 223   Index: 253
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 223   Index: 253
  Step  37: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 240   Index:  36
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 240   Index:  51
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 240   Index:  51
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 240   Index:  57
  Step   9: 22 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
  Step  41: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 240   Index: 103
  Step  10: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  47: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  59: 26 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 240   Index: 187
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:   1   Index:   1
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:   1   Index:   8
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   1   Index:   8
Mysidia                                                   Seed:   1   Index:  17
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   1   Index:  17
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   1   Index:  27
  Step  10: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  29: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  60: 29 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  70: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  93: 31 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:   1   Index: 121
  Step   9: 32 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (9.131s)
  Step  23: 33 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   1   Index: 164
  Step  16: 34 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:   1   Index: 187
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:   1   Index: 187
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:   1   Index: 192
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   1   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:   1   Index: 251
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   1   Index: 251
Paladin                                                   Seed:   1   Index: 255
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:   1   Index: 255
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   3: 35 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  18   Index:  21
  Step   8: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  18   Index:  63
  Step   1: 37 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  30: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  18   Index:  93
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  18   Index: 137
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  18   Index: 150
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  18   Index: 150
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  18   Index: 150
  Extra Steps: 19
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  18   Index: 173
  Step  39: 39 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  49: 40 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  51: 41 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  90: 42 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  35   Index:   7
  Step  24: 43 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  35   Index:  61
  Step   8: 44 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  35   Index:  87
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  35   Index:  87
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  35   Index: 108
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  35   Index: 122
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  35   Index: 122
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  35   Index: 123
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  35   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  35   Index: 178
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  35   Index: 178
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  35   Index: 179
  Step   9: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  41: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  62: 47 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  35   Index: 247
  Step  36: 48 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  52   Index:  32
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  52   Index:  32
    Step  22: 49 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  29: 50 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
    Step  57: 51 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  52   Index: 102
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  52   Index: 113
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  52   Index: 113
    Step  30: 52 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  52   Index: 143
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  52   Index: 143
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  52   Index: 145
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  52   Index: 145
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  52   Index: 166
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  52   Index: 166
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 16
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  52   Index: 186
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 4
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  52   Index: 192
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  52   Index: 230
  Step  16: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  69   Index:  26
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  69   Index:  26
  Step   2: 54 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step   4: 55 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  17: 56 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  69   Index:  43
  Step  76: 57 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  69   Index: 129
  Step  24: 58 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  49: 59 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  69   Index: 189
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  69   Index: 212
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  69   Index: 212
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  69   Index: 213
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  69   Index: 227
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  69   Index: 227
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  69   Index: 246
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  69   Index: 246
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  69   Index: 247

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.