Any% NoCW Seed 198 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1249.869s (saves 71.442s)
Route Encounters
49 (saves 18 encounters)
Optional Steps
4
Extra Steps
252

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 198   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 198   Index:   1
  Step  18: 1 / Imp x4 (6.882s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 198   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 198   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 198   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 198   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 198   Index: 101
  Step   2: 2 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step   5: 3 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step   8: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 198   Index: 121
  Step  14: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  35: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 198   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 6
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 198   Index: 221
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 215   Index:   4
  Step  18: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 215   Index:  38
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 215   Index:  59
  Step  25: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  42: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 215   Index: 119
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 215   Index: 128
  Extra Steps: 72
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 215   Index: 201
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 215   Index: 246
  Step  13: 10 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 232   Index:  27
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 232   Index:  27
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 232   Index:  28
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 232   Index:  39
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 232   Index:  43
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 232   Index:  51
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 232   Index:  51
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 232   Index:  89
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 232   Index:  89
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 232   Index: 122
    Extra Steps: 106
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 232   Index: 228
    Step  28: 11 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 249   Index:  24
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 249   Index:  38
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 249   Index:  38
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed: 249   Index:  53
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 249   Index:  53
    Step  12: 12 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 249   Index: 104
    Extra Steps: 30
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 249   Index: 134
    Step  27: 13 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 249   Index: 168
  Step  11: 14 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
  Step  25: 15 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 249   Index: 206
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 249   Index: 206
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 249   Index: 206
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 249   Index: 206
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 249   Index: 206
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 249   Index: 206
  Step  19: 16 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 249   Index: 245
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  10   Index:   4
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  10   Index:   4
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  10   Index:  10
  Step   3: 17 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  25: 18 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  10   Index:  56
  Step  25: 19 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  10   Index: 140
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  10   Index: 200
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  10   Index: 207
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  10   Index: 207
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  10   Index: 216
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  10   Index: 216
  Step   7: 20 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  10   Index: 226
  Step  29: 21 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  82: 22 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  90: 23 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  27   Index:  64
  Step  28: 24 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  32: 25 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  27   Index: 107
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  27   Index: 130
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  27   Index: 130
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  27   Index: 135
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  27   Index: 177
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  27   Index: 194
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  27   Index: 194
Paladin                                                   Seed:  27   Index: 198
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  27   Index: 198
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   8: 26 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  27   Index: 220
  Step  19: 27 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  31: 28 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  33: 29 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  44   Index:   6
  Step  20: 30 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  44   Index:  36
  Step  11: 31 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  22: 32 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
  Step  37: 33 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  44   Index:  80
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  44   Index:  93
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  44   Index:  93
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  44   Index:  93
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  44   Index:  97
  Step  28: 34 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  44   Index: 187
  Step  16: 35 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
  Step  49: 36 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  44   Index: 241
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  61   Index:  11
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  61   Index:  11
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  61   Index:  21
    Extra Steps: 4
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  61   Index:  25
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  61   Index:  49
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  61   Index:  63
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  61   Index:  63
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  61   Index:  64
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  61   Index:  78
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  21: 37 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  61   Index: 115
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  61   Index: 115
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  61   Index: 116
  Step   8: 38 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  61   Index: 184
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  61   Index: 225
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  61   Index: 225
    Step   7: 39 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  61   Index: 233
    Extra Steps: 34
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  78   Index:  11
    Step  37: 40 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  78   Index:  74
  Step   3: 41 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  78   Index:  85
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  78   Index:  85
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  78   Index: 115
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  78   Index: 115
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  78   Index: 117
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  78   Index: 117
  Step   1: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
  Step  10: 43 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed:  78   Index: 138
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  78   Index: 138
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  78   Index: 138
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  78   Index: 139
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  78   Index: 177
  Step  18: 44 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  78   Index: 229
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  78   Index: 229
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  78   Index: 246
  Step   1: 45 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  30: 46 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  49: 47 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  60: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  95   Index:  76
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  95   Index: 136
  Step  12: 49 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed:  95   Index: 159
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed:  95   Index: 159
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed:  95   Index: 160
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed:  95   Index: 174
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  95   Index: 174
Fly to Agart                                              Seed:  95   Index: 193
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed:  95   Index: 193
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed:  95   Index: 194

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.