Any% NoCW Seed 194 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1233.514s (saves 72.750s)
Route Encounters
47 (saves 18 encounters)
Optional Steps
14
Extra Steps
255

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 194   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 194   Index:   1
  Step  17: 1 / Imp x4 (6.882s)
  Step  18: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 194   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 194   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 194   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 194   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 194   Index: 101
  Step   3: 3 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step   5: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 194   Index: 121
  Step  35: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  63: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 194   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 194   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 194   Index: 254
  Step  24: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 211   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 211   Index:  53
  Step  31: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 211   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 211   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 16
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 211   Index: 139
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 211   Index: 184
  Step  16: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  23: 10 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 211   Index: 221
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 211   Index: 221
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 211   Index: 222
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 211   Index: 233
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 211   Index: 237
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 66
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 228   Index:  55
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 228   Index:  55
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 228   Index:  93
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 228   Index:  93
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 228   Index: 126
    Extra Steps: 72
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 228   Index: 198
    Step  30: 11 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 228   Index: 250
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 245   Index:   8
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 245   Index:   8
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 245   Index:  23
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 245   Index:  23
    Step  34: 12 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  42: 13 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 245   Index: 103
  Step  23: 14 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  26: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 141
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index: 141
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 245   Index: 141
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index: 141
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 141
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 245   Index: 141
  Step  21: 16 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  38: 17 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 245   Index: 180
  Step  14: 18 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 245   Index: 195
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 245   Index: 195
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 245   Index: 201
  Step   9: 19 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 245   Index: 247
  Step  65: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:   6   Index:  75
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 50
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:   6   Index: 195
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:   6   Index: 202
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   6   Index: 202
Mysidia                                                   Seed:   6   Index: 211
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   6   Index: 211
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   6   Index: 221
  Step  37: 21 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  64: 22 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  23   Index:  59
  Step   8: 23 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
  Step  34: 24 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  37: 25 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  23   Index: 102
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  23   Index: 125
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  23   Index: 125
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  23   Index: 130
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  23   Index: 172
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  23   Index: 189
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  23   Index: 189
Paladin                                                   Seed:  23   Index: 193
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  23   Index: 193
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  13: 26 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  23   Index: 215
  Step   9: 27 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  24: 28 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  36: 29 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  40   Index:   1
  Step  30: 30 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  40   Index:  31
  Step  42: 31 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  40   Index:  75
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  40   Index:  88
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  40   Index:  88
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  40   Index:  88
  Extra Steps: 35
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  40   Index: 127
  Step  76: 32 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  40   Index: 217
  Step  24: 33 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
  Step  54: 34 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  57   Index:  15
  Step   9: 35 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  57   Index:  41
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  57   Index:  41
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  57   Index:  51
    Extra Steps: 4
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  57   Index:  55
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  57   Index:  79
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  57   Index:  93
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  57   Index:  93
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  57   Index:  94
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  57   Index: 108
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  35: 36 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  57   Index: 145
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  57   Index: 145
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  57   Index: 146
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  57   Index: 214
  Step  35: 37 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  57   Index: 255
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  57   Index: 255
    Step   2: 38 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  74   Index:  69
  Step   3: 39 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
  Step   8: 40 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  74   Index:  80
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  74   Index:  80
  Cave Magnes B4F Save Room                               Seed:  74   Index: 118
    Extra Steps: 12
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  74   Index: 130
    Step  23: 41 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  74   Index: 153
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  74   Index: 153
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  74   Index: 155
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  74   Index: 155
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed:  74   Index: 176
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  74   Index: 176
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  74   Index: 176
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  74   Index: 177
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  74   Index: 215
  Step  16: 42 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
  Step  32: 43 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  91   Index:  11
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  91   Index:  11
  Step   9: 44 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  91   Index:  28
  Step   4: 45 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  48: 46 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  91   Index: 114
  Step   3: 47 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  91   Index: 174
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  91   Index: 197
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  91   Index: 197
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  91   Index: 198
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  91   Index: 212
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  91   Index: 212
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  91   Index: 231
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  91   Index: 231
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  91   Index: 232

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.