Any% NoCW Seed 231 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1254.922s (saves 85.183s)
Route Encounters
56 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
19
Extra Steps
110

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 231   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 231   Index:   1
  Step   2: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 231   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 231   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 231   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 231   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 231   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 231   Index: 121
  Step  10: 2 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  16: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  29: 4 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  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: 231   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 231   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 231   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 248   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 248   Index:  53
  Step   4: 8 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  12: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 248   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 248   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 8
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 248   Index: 131
  Step  30: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 248   Index: 176
  Step   3: 11 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  17: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 248   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 248   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 248   Index: 214
  Step  11: 13 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 248   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 248   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 248   Index: 236
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 248   Index: 236
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:   9   Index:  18
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   9   Index:  18
    Step  17: 14 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  63: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   9   Index:  98
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:   9   Index: 112
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:   9   Index: 112
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:   9   Index: 127
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   9   Index: 127
    Step  19: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  32: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:   9   Index: 178
    Extra Steps: 6
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:   9   Index: 184
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:   9   Index: 218
  Step   5: 18 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  37: 19 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  26   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  26   Index:   0
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  26   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  26   Index:   0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  26   Index:   0
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  26   Index:   0
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  26   Index:  39
  Step  13: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  26   Index:  54
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  26   Index:  54
  Step   6: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  26   Index:  60
  Step   7: 22 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
  Step  36: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  26   Index: 106
Fabul                                                     Seed:  26   Index: 190
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  43   Index:  12
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  43   Index:  19
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  43   Index:  19
  Step   7: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.821s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  43   Index:  28
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  43   Index:  28
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  43   Index:  38
  Step   9: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  35: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  56: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  83: 28 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  85: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  87: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  43   Index: 132
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  43   Index: 175
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  43   Index: 198
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  43   Index: 198
  Step   5: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  43   Index: 203
  Step  33: 32 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  43   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  60   Index:   6
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  60   Index:   6
Paladin                                                   Seed:  60   Index:  10
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  60   Index:  10
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   5: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  14: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  60   Index:  32
  Step  21: 35 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  36: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  60   Index:  74
  Step  25: 37 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  60   Index: 104
  Step  20: 38 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  60   Index: 148
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  60   Index: 161
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  60   Index: 161
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  60   Index: 161
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  60   Index: 165
  Step  67: 39 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  84: 40 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  60   Index: 255
  Step   2: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  49: 42 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  77   Index:  53
  Step  19: 43 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
  Step  24: 44 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  77   Index:  79
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  77   Index:  79
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  77   Index: 100
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  77   Index: 114
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  77   Index: 114
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  77   Index: 115
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  77   Index: 129
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 12
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  77   Index: 179
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  77   Index: 179
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  77   Index: 180
  Step  15: 45 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  67: 46 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  77   Index: 248
  Step  28: 47 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed:  94   Index:  33
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  94   Index:  33
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed:  94   Index:  41
    Extra Steps: 10
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  94   Index:  51
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  94   Index: 114
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  94   Index: 125
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  94   Index: 125
    Step  23: 48 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  94   Index: 155
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  94   Index: 155
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  94   Index: 157
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  94   Index: 157
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed:  94   Index: 178
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed:  94   Index: 178
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 64
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  94   Index: 246
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed:  94   Index: 251
  Step  38: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 111   Index:  33
  Step  29: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  49: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 111   Index:  85
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 111   Index:  85
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 111   Index: 102
  Step  12: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  14: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  34: 54 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 111   Index: 188
  Step  30: 55 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  38: 56 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (11.092s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 111   Index: 248
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 128   Index:  15
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 128   Index:  15
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 128   Index:  16
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 128   Index:  30
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 128   Index:  30
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 128   Index:  49
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 128   Index:  49
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 128   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.