Any% NoCW Seed 218 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1253.549s (saves 48.327s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
176

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 218   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 218   Index:   1
  Step  21: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
  Step  35: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 218   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 218   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 218   Index:  69
  Step   5: 3 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
  Step  32: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 218   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 218   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 218   Index: 121
  Step  12: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  54: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  76: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  80: 8 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 218   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 218   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 218   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 235   Index:  32
  Step   2: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 235   Index:  53
  Step  13: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 235   Index: 113
  Extra Steps: 10
  Step  18: 11 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.188s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 235   Index: 132
  Extra Steps: 18
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 235   Index: 151
  Step  12: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 235   Index: 196
  Step  31: 13 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 235   Index: 233
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 235   Index: 233
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 235   Index: 234
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 235   Index: 245
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 235   Index: 249
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 54
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 252   Index:  55
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 252   Index:  55
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 252   Index:  93
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 252   Index:  93
    Step   4: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  36: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  68: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 252   Index: 173
  Step   7: 17 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 252   Index: 187
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 252   Index: 187
  Step   6: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 252   Index: 202
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 252   Index: 202
    Step  23: 19 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
    Step  67: 20 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  13   Index:  26
  Step   9: 21 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  38: 22 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  13   Index:  64
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  13   Index:  64
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  13   Index:  64
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  13   Index:  64
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  13   Index:  64
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  13   Index:  64
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  13   Index: 103
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  13   Index: 118
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  13   Index: 118
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  13   Index: 124
  Step  34: 23 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  13   Index: 170
  Step  13: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  42: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  53: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  13   Index: 254
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  30   Index:  70
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  30   Index:  77
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  30   Index:  77
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  30   Index:  86
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  30   Index:  86
  Step   6: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  30   Index:  96
  Step  92: 28 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  30   Index: 190
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  30   Index: 233
  Step   6: 29 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.661s)
  Step  20: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  47   Index:   0
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  47   Index:   0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  47   Index:   5
  Step  21: 31 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
  Step  22: 32 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
  Step  42: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  47   Index:  47
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  11: 34 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  14: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  47   Index:  64
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  47   Index:  64
Paladin                                                   Seed:  47   Index:  68
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  47   Index:  68
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  47   Index:  90
  Step  35: 36 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  47   Index: 132
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  47   Index: 162
  Step  24: 37 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  47   Index: 206
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  47   Index: 219
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  47   Index: 219
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  47   Index: 219
  Extra Steps: 68
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  64   Index:  35
  Step  33: 38 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  43: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  89: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  64   Index: 125
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  64   Index: 179
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  64   Index: 205
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  64   Index: 205
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  64   Index: 226
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  64   Index: 240
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  64   Index: 240
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  64   Index: 241
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  81   Index:  11
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  37: 41 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  81   Index:  48
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  81   Index:  48
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  81   Index:  49
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  81   Index: 117
  Step   1: 42 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  23: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  40: 44 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  81   Index: 158
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  81   Index: 158
    Extra Steps: 2
    Step  37: 45 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
    Step  71: 46 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  81   Index: 230
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  81   Index: 241
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  81   Index: 241
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  98   Index:  15
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  98   Index:  15
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  98   Index:  17
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  98   Index:  17
  Step   3: 47 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  98   Index:  38
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  98   Index:  38
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  98   Index:  52
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  98   Index:  53
  Step  38: 48 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  98   Index:  91
  Step  11: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed:  98   Index: 143
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed:  98   Index: 143
  Step   5: 50 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed:  98   Index: 160
  Step  21: 51 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  70: 52 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed:  98   Index: 246
  Step  27: 53 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  43: 54 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  59: 55 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 115   Index:  50
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 115   Index:  73
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 115   Index:  73
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 115   Index:  74
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 115   Index:  88
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 115   Index:  88
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 115   Index: 107
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 115   Index: 107
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 115   Index: 108

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.