Any% NoCW Seed 195 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1249.013s (saves 66.704s)
Route Encounters
51 (saves 15 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
246

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 195   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 195   Index:   1
  Step  17: 1 / Imp x4 (6.882s)
  Step  18: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 195   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 195   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 195   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 195   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 195   Index: 101
  Step   5: 3 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 195   Index: 121
  Step  35: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  63: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 195   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 6
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 195   Index: 221
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 212   Index:   4
  Step  18: 6 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 212   Index:  38
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 212   Index:  59
  Step  25: 7 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  42: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 212   Index: 119
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 212   Index: 128
  Extra Steps: 10
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 212   Index: 139
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 212   Index: 184
  Step  16: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  23: 10 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 212   Index: 221
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 212   Index: 221
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 212   Index: 222
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 212   Index: 233
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 212   Index: 237
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 66
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 229   Index:  55
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 229   Index:  55
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 229   Index:  93
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 229   Index:  93
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 229   Index: 126
    Extra Steps: 72
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 229   Index: 198
    Step  30: 11 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 229   Index: 250
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 246   Index:   8
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 246   Index:   8
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 246   Index:  23
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 246   Index:  23
    Step  34: 12 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  42: 13 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 246   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: 246   Index: 141
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index: 141
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 246   Index: 141
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index: 141
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 246   Index: 141
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 246   Index: 141
  Step  20: 16 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  38: 17 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 246   Index: 180
  Step  14: 18 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 246   Index: 195
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 246   Index: 195
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 246   Index: 201
  Step   9: 19 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 246   Index: 247
  Step  65: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:   7   Index:  75
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 44
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:   7   Index: 189
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:   7   Index: 196
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   7   Index: 196
Mysidia                                                   Seed:   7   Index: 205
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:   7   Index: 205
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:   7   Index: 215
  Step   8: 21 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  43: 22 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  24   Index:  53
  Step  14: 23 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
  Step  40: 24 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  43: 25 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  24   Index:  96
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  24   Index: 119
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  24   Index: 119
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  24   Index: 124
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  24   Index: 166
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  24   Index: 183
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  24   Index: 183
Paladin                                                   Seed:  24   Index: 187
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  24   Index: 187
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  19: 26 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  24   Index: 209
  Step  15: 27 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  30: 28 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  42: 29 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  24   Index: 251
  Step   2: 30 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  41   Index:  25
  Step   1: 31 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step   6: 32 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  41   Index:  69
  Step   4: 33 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.453s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  41   Index:  82
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  41   Index:  82
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  41   Index:  82
  Extra Steps: 40
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  41   Index: 126
  Step  77: 34 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  41   Index: 216
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  58   Index:  14
  Step   1: 35 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
  Step  10: 36 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  58   Index:  40
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  58   Index:  40
    Step  13: 37 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  58   Index:  61
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  58   Index:  75
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  58   Index:  75
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  58   Index:  76
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  58   Index:  90
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   9: 38 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  58   Index: 127
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  58   Index: 127
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  58   Index: 128
  Step  15: 39 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  58   Index: 196
  Step  36: 40 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  58   Index: 237
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  58   Index: 237
    Step  12: 41 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  20: 42 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  67: 43 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  75   Index:  51
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  75   Index:  62
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  75   Index:  62
    Step  10: 44 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  15: 45 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  75   Index:  92
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  75   Index:  92
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  75   Index:  94
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  75   Index:  94
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  75   Index: 115
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  75   Index: 115
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  75   Index: 127
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  75   Index: 128
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  75   Index: 166
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  75   Index: 218
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  75   Index: 218
  Step  13: 46 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  75   Index: 235
  Step  12: 47 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  41: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  53: 49 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  71: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  92   Index:  65
  Step  11: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  92   Index: 125
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  92   Index: 148
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  92   Index: 148
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  92   Index: 149
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  92   Index: 163
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  92   Index: 163
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  92   Index: 182
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  92   Index: 182
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  92   Index: 183

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.