Any% NoCW Seed 229 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1237.560s (saves 88.349s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
19
Extra Steps
110

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 229   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 229   Index:   1
  Step   2: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 229   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 229   Index:  37
  Step  18: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 229   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 229   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 229   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 229   Index: 121
  Step  10: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  16: 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: 229   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 229   Index: 215
  Step  13: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 229   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 246   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 246   Index:  53
  Step   4: 8 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  12: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 246   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 6
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 246   Index: 129
  Step  32: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 246   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: 246   Index: 211
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 246   Index: 211
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index: 212
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 246   Index: 223
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 246   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 246   Index: 235
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 246   Index: 235
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:   7   Index:  17
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   7   Index:  17
    Step  39: 14 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  64: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  70: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   7   Index:  97
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:   7   Index: 111
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   7   Index: 111
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:   7   Index: 126
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   7   Index: 126
    Step  20: 17 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  33: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:   7   Index: 177
    Extra Steps: 6
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   7   Index: 183
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   7   Index: 217
  Step   6: 19 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   7   Index: 255
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   7   Index: 255
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:   7   Index: 255
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   7   Index: 255
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   7   Index: 255
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:   7   Index: 255
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  24   Index:  38
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  24   Index:  53
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  24   Index:  53
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  24   Index:  59
  Step   8: 20 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
  Step  34: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
  Step  37: 22 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  24   Index: 105
Fabul                                                     Seed:  24   Index: 189
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  41   Index:   5
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  41   Index:  12
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  41   Index:  12
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  41   Index:  21
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  41   Index:  21
  Step   5: 23 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  10: 24 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  41   Index:  31
  Step  42: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  63: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  90: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  92: 28 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  94: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  41   Index: 125
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  41   Index: 168
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  41   Index: 191
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  41   Index: 191
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  41   Index: 196
  Step   7: 30 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  41   Index: 238
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  41   Index: 255
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  41   Index: 255
Paladin                                                   Seed:  58   Index:   3
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  58   Index:   3
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  12: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  21: 32 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  58   Index:  25
  Step  28: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  58   Index:  67
  Step  22: 34 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  58   Index:  97
  Step   2: 35 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  58   Index: 141
  Step   2: 36 / Raven x1 (8.065s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  58   Index: 154
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  58   Index: 154
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  58   Index: 154
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  58   Index: 158
  Step  74: 37 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  58   Index: 248
  Step   1: 38 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
  Step   9: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  75   Index:  46
  Step   2: 40 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  26: 41 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  75   Index:  72
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  75   Index:  72
    Step   5: 42 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  75   Index:  93
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  75   Index: 107
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  75   Index: 107
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  75   Index: 108
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  75   Index: 130
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  23: 43 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  75   Index: 167
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  75   Index: 167
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  75   Index: 168
  Step  63: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  75   Index: 236
  Step  11: 45 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  40: 46 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  92   Index:  21
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  92   Index:  21
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  92   Index:  29
    Extra Steps: 48
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  92   Index:  77
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  92   Index: 140
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  92   Index: 151
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  92   Index: 151
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  92   Index: 181
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  92   Index: 181
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  92   Index: 183
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  92   Index: 183
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  92   Index: 204
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  92   Index: 204
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 38
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  92   Index: 246
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  92   Index: 251
  Step  17: 47 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  38: 48 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 109   Index:  33
  Step  29: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  49: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 109   Index:  85
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 109   Index:  85
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 109   Index: 102
  Step  12: 51 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  14: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  34: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 109   Index: 188
  Step  47: 54 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 109   Index: 248
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 126   Index:  15
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 126   Index:  15
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 126   Index:  16
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 126   Index:  30
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 126   Index:  30
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 126   Index:  49
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 126   Index:  49
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 126   Index:  50

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.