Any% NoCW Seed 20 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1244.300s (saves 29.281s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 4 encounters)
Optional Steps
8
Extra Steps
22

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  20   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  20   Index:   1
  Step   1: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
  Step  28: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  20   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  20   Index:  37
  Step  30: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  20   Index:  69
  Step  24: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  20   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  20   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  20   Index: 121
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  20   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 18
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  20   Index: 233
  Step  18: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  37   Index:  16
  Step  15: 6 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  37   Index:  50
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  37   Index:  71
  Step  23: 7 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  50: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  52: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index: 131
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  37   Index: 140
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  37   Index: 141
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  37   Index: 186
  Step   2: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  34: 11 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  37   Index: 223
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  37   Index: 223
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index: 224
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  37   Index: 235
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  37   Index: 239
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  37   Index: 246
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  37   Index: 246
  Step  25: 12 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
  Step  37: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  54   Index:  28
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  54   Index:  28
    Step  25: 14 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  26: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  61: 16 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  54   Index: 108
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  54   Index: 122
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  54   Index: 122
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  54   Index: 137
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  54   Index: 137
    Step   6: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  30: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  54   Index: 217
  Step  29: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  54   Index: 255
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  54   Index: 255
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  54   Index: 255
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  54   Index: 255
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  54   Index: 255
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  54   Index: 255
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  71   Index:  38
  Step   5: 20 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  71   Index:  53
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  71   Index:  53
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  71   Index:  59
  Step  13: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
  Step  18: 22 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  71   Index: 105
  Step  14: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  48: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  73: 25 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  71   Index: 189
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  71   Index: 250
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  88   Index:   1
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  88   Index:   1
  Step   7: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.293s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  88   Index:  10
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  88   Index:  10
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  88   Index:  20
  Step  12: 27 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  56: 28 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  65: 29 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  88   Index: 114
  Step   3: 30 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  43: 31 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  88   Index: 157
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  88   Index: 180
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  88   Index: 180
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  88   Index: 185
  Step  28: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  88   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  88   Index: 244
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  88   Index: 244
  Step   1: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.568s)
Paladin                                                   Seed:  88   Index: 248
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  88   Index: 248
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  20: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 105   Index:  15
  Step  36: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 105   Index:  57
  Step   5: 36 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 105   Index:  87
  Step  28: 37 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 105   Index: 131
  Step   5: 38 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.453s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 105   Index: 144
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 105   Index: 144
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 105   Index: 144
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 105   Index: 148
  Step  69: 39 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  87: 40 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 105   Index: 238
  Step  41: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 122   Index:  36
  Step  23: 42 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 122   Index:  62
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 122   Index:  62
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 122   Index:  83
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 122   Index:  97
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 122   Index:  97
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 122   Index:  98
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 122   Index: 112
  Optional Steps: 1
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 122   Index: 150
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 122   Index: 150
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 122   Index: 151
  Step   4: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  18: 44 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  26: 45 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  58: 46 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 122   Index: 219
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 139   Index:   4
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 139   Index:   4
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 139   Index:  12
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 139   Index:  14
    Step  57: 47 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 139   Index:  77
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 139   Index:  88
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 139   Index:  88
    Step  23: 48 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 139   Index: 118
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 139   Index: 118
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 139   Index: 120
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 139   Index: 120
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 139   Index: 141
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 139   Index: 141
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 139   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 146
  Step   6: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  22: 50 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 184
  Step  14: 51 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 139   Index: 236
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 236
  Step   2: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step   4: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 253
  Step  28: 54 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  86: 55 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 156   Index:  83
  Step  22: 56 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
  Step  25: 57 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 156   Index: 143
  Step  11: 58 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 156   Index: 166
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 156   Index: 166
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 156   Index: 167
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 156   Index: 181
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 156   Index: 181
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 156   Index: 200
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 156   Index: 200
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 156   Index: 201

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.