Any% NoCW Seed 236 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1243.741s (saves 79.532s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
130

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 236   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 236   Index:   1
  Step  33: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 236   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 236   Index:  37
  Step  29: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 236   Index:  69
  Step  29: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 236   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 236   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 236   Index: 121
  Step  29: 4 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  42: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 236   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 42
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 253   Index:   1
  Step  36: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 253   Index:  40
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 253   Index:  74
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 253   Index:  95
  Step   2: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  25: 8 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 253   Index: 155
  Step   6: 9 / Imp x4 (7.049s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 253   Index: 164
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 253   Index: 165
  Step  15: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  28: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 253   Index: 210
  Step  15: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 253   Index: 247
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 253   Index: 247
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 253   Index: 248
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  14   Index:   3
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  14   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 20
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  14   Index:  35
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  14   Index:  35
  Step  29: 13 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  14   Index:  73
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  14   Index:  73
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  14   Index: 153
  Step   5: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  14   Index: 167
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  14   Index: 167
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  14   Index: 182
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  14   Index: 182
    Step  30: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  41: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  73: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  31   Index:   6
  Step   1: 18 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  31   Index:  44
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  31   Index:  44
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  31   Index:  44
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  31   Index:  44
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  31   Index:  44
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  31   Index:  44
  Step   8: 19 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  16: 20 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  25: 21 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  31   Index:  83
  Step   9: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  31   Index:  98
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  31   Index:  98
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  31   Index: 104
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  31   Index: 150
  Step  38: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  56: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  70: 25 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  31   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 26
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  48   Index:  74
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  48   Index:  81
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  48   Index:  81
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  48   Index:  90
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  48   Index:  90
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  48   Index: 100
  Step  25: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  86: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  48   Index: 194
  Step  42: 28 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  48   Index: 237
  Step   9: 29 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  65   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  65   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  65   Index:   9
  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:  65   Index:  51
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  17: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  65   Index:  69
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  65   Index:  69
Paladin                                                   Seed:  65   Index:  73
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  65   Index:  73
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   5: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  65   Index:  96
  Step  28: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  65   Index: 138
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  65   Index: 168
  Step  10: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  65   Index: 212
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  65   Index: 225
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  65   Index: 225
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  65   Index: 225
  Extra Steps: 40
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  82   Index:  13
  Step  35: 36 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  82   Index: 103
  Step  15: 37 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
  Step  37: 38 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
  Step  54: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  82   Index: 157
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  82   Index: 183
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  82   Index: 183
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  82   Index: 193
    Extra Steps: 2
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  82   Index: 195
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  82   Index: 219
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  82   Index: 233
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  82   Index: 233
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  82   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  82   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  99   Index:  26
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  99   Index:  26
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  99   Index:  27
  Step  12: 40 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  23: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  24: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  64: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed:  99   Index:  95
  Step   7: 44 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed:  99   Index: 136
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed:  99   Index: 136
    Step  12: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  45: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed:  99   Index: 206
  Step  11: 47 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed:  99   Index: 217
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed:  99   Index: 217
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed:  99   Index: 247
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  99   Index: 247
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed:  99   Index: 249
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  99   Index: 249
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 116   Index:  14
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 116   Index:  14
    Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 116   Index:  17
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 116   Index:  18
  Step  15: 48 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
  Step  31: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 116   Index:  56
  Step   3: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  32: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 116   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 116   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 116   Index: 125
  Step  41: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 116   Index: 211
  Step   7: 53 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
  Step  15: 54 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 133   Index:  15
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 133   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 133   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 133   Index:  39
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 133   Index:  53
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 133   Index:  53
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 133   Index:  72
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 133   Index:  72
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 133   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.