Any% NoCW Seed 225 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1268.286s (saves 47.838s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
188

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 225   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 225   Index:   1
  Step   2: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
  Step  35: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 225   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 225   Index:  37
  Step  18: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 225   Index:  69
  Step  31: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 225   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 225   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 225   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: 225   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 34
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 225   Index: 249
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 242   Index:  32
  Step  25: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 242   Index:  66
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 242   Index:  87
  Step  11: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  26: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 242   Index: 147
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 242   Index: 156
  Extra Steps: 54
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 242   Index: 211
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   3   Index:   0
  Step  37: 11 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:   3   Index:  37
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   3   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   3   Index:  38
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   3   Index:  49
Damcyan                                                   Seed:   3   Index:  53
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 88
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   3   Index: 149
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   3   Index: 149
  Step  33: 12 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:   3   Index: 187
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   3   Index: 187
    Step  71: 13 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  20   Index:  11
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  20   Index:  25
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  20   Index:  25
  Step   4: 14 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  20   Index:  40
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  20   Index:  40
    Step  27: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  53: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  20   Index: 120
  Step  38: 17 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  20   Index: 158
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  20   Index: 158
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  20   Index: 158
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  20   Index: 158
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  20   Index: 158
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  20   Index: 158
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  20   Index: 197
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  20   Index: 212
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  20   Index: 212
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  20   Index: 218
  Step   4: 18 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step   6: 19 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
  Step  33: 20 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  37   Index:   8
  Step  23: 21 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  61: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  37   Index:  92
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  37   Index: 164
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  37   Index: 171
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  37   Index: 171
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  37   Index: 180
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  37   Index: 180
  Step   8: 23 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  37   Index: 190
  Step  30: 24 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  51: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  81: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  93: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  54   Index:  28
  Step  25: 28 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  26: 29 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  54   Index:  71
  Step  18: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  54   Index:  94
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  54   Index:  94
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  54   Index:  99
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  54   Index: 141
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   2: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  54   Index: 158
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  54   Index: 158
Paladin                                                   Seed:  54   Index: 162
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  54   Index: 162
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 10
  Step   5: 32 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  54   Index: 195
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  54   Index: 237
  Step   9: 33 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  71   Index:  11
  Step  32: 34 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  71   Index:  55
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  71   Index:  68
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  71   Index:  68
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  71   Index:  68
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  71   Index:  72
  Step   5: 35 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  47: 36 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  81: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  71   Index: 162
  Step  16: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  71   Index: 216
  Step  15: 39 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  71   Index: 242
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  71   Index: 242
    Step   8: 40 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  88   Index:   7
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  88   Index:  21
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  88   Index:  21
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  88   Index:  22
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  88   Index:  33
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  88   Index:  70
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  88   Index:  70
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  88   Index:  71
  Step   5: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  14: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  46: 43 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  88   Index: 139
  Step  18: 44 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  88   Index: 180
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  88   Index: 180
    Step  33: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  65: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  88   Index: 250
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 105   Index:   5
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 105   Index:   5
    Step   7: 47 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 105   Index:  35
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 105   Index:  35
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 105   Index:  37
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 105   Index:  37
  Step  14: 48 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 105   Index:  58
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 105   Index:  58
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 105   Index:  62
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 105   Index:  63
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 105   Index: 101
  Step  14: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  35: 50 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  46: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 105   Index: 153
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 105   Index: 153
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 105   Index: 170
  Step  47: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  65: 53 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 122   Index:   0
  Step  23: 54 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  59: 55 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 122   Index:  60
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 122   Index:  83
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 122   Index:  83
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 122   Index:  84
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 122   Index:  98
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 122   Index:  98
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 122   Index: 117
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 122   Index: 117
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 122   Index: 118

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.