Any% NoCW Seed 209 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1278.045s (saves 56.385s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
210

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 209   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 209   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 209   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 209   Index:  37
  Step   1: 1 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 209   Index:  69
  Step   1: 2 / CaveToad x3 (6.825s)
  Step  15: 3 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 209   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 209   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 209   Index: 121
  Step  13: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  18: 5 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  86: 6 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 209   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 209   Index: 215
  Step  27: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  29: 8 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 209   Index: 254
  Step   5: 9 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 226   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 226   Index:  53
  Step   2: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  47: 11 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 226   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 226   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 70
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 226   Index: 193
  Step  35: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 226   Index: 238
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 243   Index:  19
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 243   Index:  19
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 243   Index:  20
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 243   Index:  31
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 243   Index:  35
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 74
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 243   Index: 117
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 243   Index: 117
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 243   Index: 155
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 243   Index: 155
    Step   7: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  24: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  39: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  55: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 243   Index: 235
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 243   Index: 249
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 243   Index: 249
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:   4   Index:   8
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   4   Index:   8
    Step  48: 17 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  73: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  79: 19 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   4   Index:  88
  Step  32: 20 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   4   Index: 126
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index: 126
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:   4   Index: 126
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index: 126
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   4   Index: 126
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:   4   Index: 126
  Step   4: 21 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  18: 22 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
  Step  20: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:   4   Index: 165
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:   4   Index: 180
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:   4   Index: 180
  Step   2: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:   4   Index: 186
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:   4   Index: 232
  Step  26: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  53: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  21   Index:  60
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  21   Index: 138
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  21   Index: 145
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  21   Index: 145
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  21   Index: 154
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  21   Index: 154
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  21   Index: 164
  Step  58: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  60: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  87: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  38   Index:   2
  Step  29: 30 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  38   Index:  45
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  38   Index:  68
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  38   Index:  68
  Step   5: 31 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  38   Index:  73
  Step  21: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  38   Index: 115
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   6: 33 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step   8: 34 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  38   Index: 133
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  38   Index: 133
Paladin                                                   Seed:  38   Index: 137
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  38   Index: 137
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 10
  Step   4: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  38   Index: 170
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  38   Index: 212
  Step   8: 36 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  29: 37 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  38   Index: 242
  Step  29: 38 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  55   Index:  30
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  55   Index:  43
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  55   Index:  43
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  55   Index:  43
  Extra Steps: 42
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  55   Index:  89
  Step  10: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  54: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  78: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  55   Index: 179
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  55   Index: 233
  Step  13: 42 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  72   Index:   3
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  72   Index:   3
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  72   Index:  24
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  72   Index:  38
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  72   Index:  38
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  72   Index:  39
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  72   Index:  50
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  22: 43 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
  Step  27: 44 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  72   Index:  87
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  72   Index:  87
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  72   Index:  88
  Step  31: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  65: 46 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  72   Index: 156
  Step  22: 47 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  72   Index: 197
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  72   Index: 197
    Step  34: 48 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  50: 49 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  67: 50 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  89   Index:  11
  Step   9: 51 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  89   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  89   Index:  22
    Step  10: 52 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  89   Index:  52
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  89   Index:  52
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  89   Index:  54
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  89   Index:  54
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  89   Index:  75
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  89   Index:  75
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  89   Index:  85
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  89   Index:  86
  Step  31: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  89   Index: 124
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  89   Index: 176
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  89   Index: 176
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  89   Index: 193
  Step  20: 54 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  52: 55 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  75: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 106   Index:  23
  Step  39: 57 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 106   Index:  83
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 106   Index: 106
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 106   Index: 106
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 106   Index: 107
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 106   Index: 121
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 106   Index: 121
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 106   Index: 140
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 106   Index: 140
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 106   Index: 141

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.