Any% NoCW Seed 234 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1244.714s (saves 94.442s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 15 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
130

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 234   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 234   Index:   1
  Step  33: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 234   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 234   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 234   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 234   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 234   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 234   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)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 234   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 44
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 251   Index:   3
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 251   Index:  42
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 251   Index:  76
  Step  21: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 251   Index:  97
  Step  29: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  32: 8 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 251   Index: 157
  Step   4: 9 / Imp x4 (7.049s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 251   Index: 166
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 251   Index: 167
  Step  13: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  26: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 251   Index: 212
  Step  13: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 251   Index: 249
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 251   Index: 249
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 251   Index: 250
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  12   Index:   5
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  12   Index:   9
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  12   Index:  35
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  12   Index:  35
  Step  29: 13 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  12   Index:  73
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  12   Index:  73
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  12   Index: 153
  Step   6: 14 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  12   Index: 167
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  12   Index: 167
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  12   Index: 182
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  12   Index: 182
    Step   1: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  30: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  41: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  73: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  29   Index:   6
  Step   1: 19 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  29   Index:  44
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  29   Index:  44
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  29   Index:  44
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  29   Index:  44
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  29   Index:  44
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  29   Index:  44
  Step   8: 20 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  16: 21 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
  Step  25: 22 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  29   Index:  83
  Step   9: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  29   Index:  98
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  29   Index:  98
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  29   Index: 104
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  29   Index: 150
  Step  56: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  29   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 26
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  46   Index:  74
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  46   Index:  81
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  46   Index:  81
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  46   Index:  90
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  46   Index:  90
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  46   Index: 100
  Step  25: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  86: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  46   Index: 194
  Step   9: 27 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  42: 28 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  46   Index: 237
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  63   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  63   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  63   Index:   9
  Step  15: 29 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
  Step  19: 30 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  21: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  63   Index:  51
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
  Step  17: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  63   Index:  75
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  63   Index:  75
  Step   3: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.808s)
Paladin                                                   Seed:  63   Index:  79
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  63   Index:  79
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  63   Index: 102
  Step  22: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  63   Index: 144
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  63   Index: 174
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  63   Index: 218
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  63   Index: 231
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  63   Index: 231
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  63   Index: 231
  Extra Steps: 32
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  80   Index:  11
  Step  37: 35 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  80   Index: 101
  Step  17: 36 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  26: 37 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
  Step  39: 38 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  80   Index: 155
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  80   Index: 181
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  80   Index: 181
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  80   Index: 191
    Extra Steps: 4
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  80   Index: 195
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  80   Index: 219
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  80   Index: 233
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  80   Index: 233
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  80   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  80   Index: 247
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  29: 39 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  97   Index:  28
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  97   Index:  28
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  97   Index:  29
  Step  10: 40 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  21: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  62: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  97   Index:  97
  Step   5: 43 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  97   Index: 138
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  97   Index: 138
    Step  10: 44 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  43: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  67: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  97   Index: 208
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  97   Index: 219
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  97   Index: 219
    Step  11: 47 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  97   Index: 249
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  97   Index: 249
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  97   Index: 251
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  97   Index: 251
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 114   Index:  16
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 114   Index:  16
    Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 114   Index:  17
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 114   Index:  18
  Step  15: 48 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  31: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 114   Index:  56
  Step  26: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 114   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 114   Index: 108
  Step   6: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 114   Index: 125
  Step  41: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 114   Index: 211
  Step   7: 53 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
  Step  15: 54 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 131   Index:  15
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 131   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 131   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 131   Index:  39
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 131   Index:  53
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 131   Index:  53
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 131   Index:  72
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 131   Index:  72
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 131   Index:  73

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.