Any% NoCW Seed 223 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1280.937s (saves 45.047s)
Route Encounters
60 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
82

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 223   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 223   Index:   1
  Step  35: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 223   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 223   Index:  37
  Step  18: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 223   Index:  69
  Step   5: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  31: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 223   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 223   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 223   Index: 121
  Step   7: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  11: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  43: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 223   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 223   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 223   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 240   Index:  32
  Step   2: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 240   Index:  53
  Step  13: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  45: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  60: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 240   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 240   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 240   Index: 123
  Step  39: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 240   Index: 168
  Step  26: 13 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 240   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 240   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 240   Index: 206
  Step   4: 14 / Sand Man x4 (7.347s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 240   Index: 217
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 240   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 28
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   1   Index:   1
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   1   Index:   1
  Step  36: 15 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:   1   Index:  39
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   1   Index:  39
    Step  17: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  48: 17 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  58: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   1   Index: 119
  Step   1: 19 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
  Step  11: 20 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.829s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:   1   Index: 133
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   1   Index: 133
  Step  11: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:   1   Index: 148
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   1   Index: 148
    Step  32: 22 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   1   Index: 228
  Step  30: 23 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  18   Index:  10
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  18   Index:  10
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  18   Index:  10
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  18   Index:  10
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  18   Index:  10
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  18   Index:  10
  Step  19: 24 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  18   Index:  49
  Step  15: 25 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  18   Index:  64
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  18   Index:  64
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  18   Index:  70
  Step  23: 26 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  18   Index: 116
  Step  42: 27 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  18   Index: 200
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 20
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  35   Index:  34
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  35   Index:  41
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  35   Index:  41
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  35   Index:  50
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  35   Index:  50
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  35   Index:  60
  Step   9: 28 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  32: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  61: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  81: 31 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  35   Index: 154
  Step  34: 32 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  35   Index: 197
  Step  23: 33 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.661s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  35   Index: 220
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  35   Index: 220
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  35   Index: 225
  Step  16: 34 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  52   Index:  11
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  16: 35 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  52   Index:  28
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  52   Index:  28
Paladin                                                   Seed:  52   Index:  32
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  52   Index:  32
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  22: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  52   Index:  54
  Step   7: 37 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  35: 38 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  52   Index:  96
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  52   Index: 126
  Step  17: 39 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  41: 40 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  52   Index: 170
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  52   Index: 183
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  52   Index: 183
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  52   Index: 183
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  52   Index: 187
  Step  59: 41 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  69   Index:  21
  Step   7: 42 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step   9: 43 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  22: 44 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  69   Index:  75
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  69   Index: 101
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  69   Index: 101
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  69   Index: 111
    Extra Steps: 8
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  69   Index: 119
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  69   Index: 143
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  69   Index: 157
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  69   Index: 157
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  69   Index: 158
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  69   Index: 178
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 4
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  69   Index: 220
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  69   Index: 220
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  69   Index: 221
  Step  10: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  29: 46 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  43: 47 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  67: 48 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  86   Index:  33
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  86   Index:  74
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  86   Index:  74
    Step   2: 49 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  86   Index:  82
    Extra Steps: 12
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  86   Index:  94
    Step  23: 50 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  46: 51 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  63: 52 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  86   Index: 157
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  86   Index: 168
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  86   Index: 168
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  86   Index: 198
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  86   Index: 198
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  86   Index: 200
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  86   Index: 200
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  86   Index: 221
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  86   Index: 221
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  86   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  86   Index: 230
  Step  38: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 103   Index:  12
  Step  39: 54 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 103   Index:  64
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 103   Index:  64
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 103   Index:  81
  Step  10: 55 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  21: 56 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  34: 57 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  66: 58 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 103   Index: 167
  Step  50: 59 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 103   Index: 227
  Step   8: 60 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 103   Index: 250
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 103   Index: 250
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 103   Index: 251
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 120   Index:   9
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 120   Index:   9
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 120   Index:  28
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 120   Index:  28
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 120   Index:  29

Information

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