Any% NoCW Seed 228 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1242.477s (saves 74.766s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
14
Extra Steps
102

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 228   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 228   Index:   1
  Step   2: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 228   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 228   Index:  37
  Step  18: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 228   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 228   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 228   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 228   Index: 121
  Step  10: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  43: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  69: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  71: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 228   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 228   Index: 215
  Step  13: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 228   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 245   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 245   Index:  53
  Step   4: 8 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  12: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 245   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 6
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 245   Index: 129
  Step  33: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 245   Index: 174
  Step   5: 11 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  20: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  36: 13 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 245   Index: 211
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 245   Index: 211
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index: 212
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 223
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 245   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 245   Index: 234
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 245   Index: 234
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:   6   Index:  16
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   6   Index:  16
    Step  40: 14 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  65: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  71: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   6   Index:  96
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:   6   Index: 110
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   6   Index: 110
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:   6   Index: 125
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   6   Index: 125
    Step   5: 17 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  21: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  34: 19 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  57: 20 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  58: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   6   Index: 205
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   6   Index: 243
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   6   Index: 243
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:   6   Index: 243
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   6   Index: 243
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   6   Index: 243
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:   6   Index: 243
  Step  15: 22 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  23   Index:  26
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  23   Index:  41
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  23   Index:  41
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  23   Index:  47
  Step  20: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  46: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  23   Index:  93
  Step   3: 25 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  23   Index: 177
  Optional Steps: 6
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  23   Index: 243
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  23   Index: 250
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  23   Index: 250
  Step   1: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.462s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  40   Index:   3
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  40   Index:   3
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  40   Index:  13
  Step  18: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  60: 28 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  81: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  40   Index: 107
  Step  14: 30 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
  Step  16: 31 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  18: 32 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  40   Index: 150
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  40   Index: 173
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  40   Index: 173
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  40   Index: 178
  Step  25: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  40   Index: 220
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  40   Index: 237
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  40   Index: 237
  Step   4: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.808s)
Paladin                                                   Seed:  40   Index: 241
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  40   Index: 241
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  57   Index:  10
  Step   5: 35 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  14: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  57   Index:  52
  Step   1: 37 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step   2: 38 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  57   Index:  82
  Step   7: 39 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  17: 40 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  57   Index: 126
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  57   Index: 139
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  57   Index: 139
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  57   Index: 139
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  57   Index: 143
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  57   Index: 233
  Step  16: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  24: 42 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  74   Index:  31
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  74   Index:  57
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  74   Index:  57
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  74   Index:  67
    Extra Steps: 10
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  74   Index:  77
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  74   Index: 101
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  74   Index: 115
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  74   Index: 115
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  74   Index: 116
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  74   Index: 130
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  23: 43 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  74   Index: 168
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  74   Index: 168
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  74   Index: 169
  Step  62: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  74   Index: 237
  Step  10: 45 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  39: 46 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  91   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  91   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  91   Index:  30
    Extra Steps: 46
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  91   Index:  76
    Step  41: 47 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  91   Index: 139
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  91   Index: 150
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  91   Index: 150
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  91   Index: 180
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  91   Index: 180
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  91   Index: 182
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  91   Index: 182
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  91   Index: 203
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  91   Index: 203
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 38
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  91   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  91   Index: 246
  Step  22: 48 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 108   Index:  28
  Step  34: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 108   Index:  80
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 108   Index:  80
  Step   2: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 108   Index:  97
  Step  17: 51 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  19: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  39: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  50: 54 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 108   Index: 183
  Step  52: 55 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 108   Index: 243
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 125   Index:  10
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 125   Index:  10
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 125   Index:  11
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 125   Index:  25
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 125   Index:  25
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 125   Index:  44
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 125   Index:  44
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 125   Index:  45

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.