Any% NoCW Seed 241 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1277.075s (saves 47.258s)
Route Encounters
56 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
214

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 241   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 241   Index:   1
  Step  33: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 241   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 241   Index:  37
  Step  20: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
  Step  29: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 241   Index:  69
  Step  29: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 241   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 241   Index: 101
  Step  12: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 241   Index: 121
  Step  41: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  73: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  89: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 241   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 241   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 241   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   2   Index:  32
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step   5: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  24: 10 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   2   Index:  57
  Step  30: 11 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  40: 12 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   2   Index: 117
  Step   3: 13 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.188s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   2   Index: 126
  Extra Steps: 20
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   2   Index: 147
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   2   Index: 192
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:   2   Index: 229
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   2   Index: 229
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   2   Index: 230
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   2   Index: 241
Damcyan                                                   Seed:   2   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 70
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  19   Index:  67
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  19   Index:  67
  Step  26: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  19   Index: 105
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  19   Index: 105
    Step  53: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  19   Index: 185
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  19   Index: 199
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  19   Index: 199
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  19   Index: 214
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  19   Index: 214
    Step   8: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  10: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  49: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  73: 19 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  36   Index:  38
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  36   Index:  76
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  36   Index:  76
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  36   Index:  76
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  36   Index:  76
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  36   Index:  76
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  36   Index:  76
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  36   Index: 115
  Step   6: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
  Step   8: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  36   Index: 130
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  36   Index: 130
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  36   Index: 136
  Step   5: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  36   Index: 182
  Step   6: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  38: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  59: 25 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  53   Index:  10
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 16
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  53   Index:  96
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  53   Index: 103
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  53   Index: 103
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  53   Index: 112
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  53   Index: 112
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  53   Index: 122
  Step  21: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  45: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  64: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  53   Index: 216
  Step  30: 29 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  70   Index:   3
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  70   Index:  26
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  70   Index:  26
  Step   4: 30 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  70   Index:  31
  Step  12: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
  Step  41: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  70   Index:  73
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  70   Index:  90
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  70   Index:  90
Paladin                                                   Seed:  70   Index:  94
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  70   Index:  94
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  70   Index: 117
  Step   2: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  36: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  70   Index: 159
  Step  19: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  70   Index: 189
  Step  42: 36 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  70   Index: 233
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  70   Index: 246
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  70   Index: 246
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  70   Index: 246
  Extra Steps: 92
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  87   Index:  86
  Step  31: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  54: 38 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  71: 39 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  87   Index: 176
  Step  37: 40 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  87   Index: 230
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 104   Index:   0
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 104   Index:   0
    Step  12: 41 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 104   Index:  21
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 104   Index:  35
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 104   Index:  35
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 104   Index:  36
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 104   Index:  62
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  29: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 104   Index:  99
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 104   Index:  99
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 104   Index: 100
  Step  15: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  47: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 104   Index: 168
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 104   Index: 209
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 104   Index: 209
    Step   8: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  26: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  70: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 121   Index:  23
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 121   Index:  34
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 121   Index:  34
    Step  15: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
    Step  25: 49 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 121   Index:  64
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 121   Index:  64
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 121   Index:  66
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 121   Index:  66
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 121   Index:  87
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 121   Index:  87
    Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 121   Index:  88
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 121   Index:  89
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 121   Index: 127
  Step  28: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  42: 51 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  50: 52 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 121   Index: 179
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 121   Index: 179
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 121   Index: 196
  Step  13: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  74: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 138   Index:  26
  Step  45: 55 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
  Step  53: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 138   Index:  86
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 138   Index: 109
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 138   Index: 109
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 138   Index: 110
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 138   Index: 124
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 138   Index: 124
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 138   Index: 143
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 138   Index: 143
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 138   Index: 144

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.