Any% NoCW Seed 230 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1251.182s (saves 95.966s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 15 encounters)
Optional Steps
7
Extra Steps
148

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 230   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 230   Index:   1
  Step   2: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 230   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 230   Index:  37
  Step  18: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 230   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 230   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 230   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 230   Index: 121
  Step  10: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  16: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  42: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  69: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  71: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 230   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 230   Index: 215
  Step  13: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 230   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 247   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 247   Index:  53
  Step   4: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  12: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 247   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 247   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 6
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 247   Index: 129
  Step  32: 11 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 247   Index: 174
  Step   5: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  19: 13 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  36: 14 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 247   Index: 211
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 247   Index: 211
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 247   Index: 212
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 247   Index: 223
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 247   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 247   Index: 235
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 247   Index: 235
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:   8   Index:  17
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   8   Index:  17
    Step  39: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  64: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   8   Index:  97
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:   8   Index: 111
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   8   Index: 111
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:   8   Index: 126
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   8   Index: 126
    Step  20: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  33: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:   8   Index: 177
    Extra Steps: 6
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   8   Index: 183
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   8   Index: 217
  Step   6: 19 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
  Step  38: 20 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   8   Index: 255
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   8   Index: 255
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:   8   Index: 255
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   8   Index: 255
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   8   Index: 255
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:   8   Index: 255
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  25   Index:  38
  Step  14: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  25   Index:  53
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  25   Index:  53
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  25   Index:  59
  Step   8: 22 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
  Step  37: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  25   Index: 105
Fabul                                                     Seed:  25   Index: 189
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  25   Index: 249
  Step   2: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.499s)
  Step   4: 25 / Cocktric x3 (8.218s)
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  42   Index:   0
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  42   Index:   0
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  42   Index:   9
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  42   Index:   9
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  42   Index:  19
  Step   7: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  12: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  54: 28 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  75: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  42   Index: 113
  Step  10: 30 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
  Step  12: 31 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  42   Index: 156
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  42   Index: 179
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  42   Index: 179
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  42   Index: 184
  Step  19: 32 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  42   Index: 226
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  10: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  42   Index: 243
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  42   Index: 243
Paladin                                                   Seed:  42   Index: 247
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  42   Index: 247
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  59   Index:  13
  Step   2: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  11: 35 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  40: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  59   Index:  55
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  59   Index:  85
  Step  14: 37 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  39: 38 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  59   Index: 129
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  59   Index: 142
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  59   Index: 142
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  59   Index: 142
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  59   Index: 146
  Step  86: 39 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  59   Index: 236
  Step  13: 40 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  21: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  76   Index:  34
  Step  14: 42 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  76   Index:  60
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  76   Index:  60
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  76   Index:  70
    Extra Steps: 8
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  76   Index:  78
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  76   Index: 102
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  76   Index: 116
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  76   Index: 116
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  76   Index: 117
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  76   Index: 131
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  22: 43 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  76   Index: 168
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  76   Index: 168
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  76   Index: 169
  Step  62: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  76   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:  93   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  93   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  93   Index:  30
    Extra Steps: 20
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  93   Index:  50
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  93   Index: 113
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  93   Index: 124
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  93   Index: 124
    Step  24: 47 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  93   Index: 154
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  93   Index: 154
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  93   Index: 156
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  93   Index: 156
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  93   Index: 177
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  93   Index: 177
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 108
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 110   Index:  33
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 110   Index:  34
  Step  28: 48 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 110   Index:  72
  Step  10: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  42: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  44: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 110   Index: 124
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 110   Index: 124
  Step  12: 52 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 110   Index: 141
  Step  77: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 110   Index: 227
  Step  52: 54 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 127   Index:  31
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 127   Index:  54
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 127   Index:  54
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 127   Index:  55
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 127   Index:  69
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 127   Index:  69
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 127   Index:  88
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 127   Index:  88
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 127   Index:  89

Information

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