Any% NoCW Seed 242 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1254.763s (saves 61.708s)
Route Encounters
52 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
196

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 242   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 242   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 242   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 242   Index:  37
  Step  20: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  29: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 242   Index:  69
  Step  29: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 242   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 242   Index: 101
  Step  12: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 242   Index: 121
  Step  41: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  58: 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: 242   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 242   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 242   Index: 254
  Extra Steps: 6
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   3   Index:  38
  Step  18: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   3   Index:  59
  Step  28: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   3   Index: 119
  Step   1: 11 / Imp x4 (7.049s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   3   Index: 128
  Extra Steps: 24
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   3   Index: 153
  Step  29: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   3   Index: 198
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:   3   Index: 235
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   3   Index: 235
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   3   Index: 236
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   3   Index: 247
Damcyan                                                   Seed:   3   Index: 251
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  20   Index:   2
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  20   Index:   2
  Step  27: 13 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  20   Index:  40
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  20   Index:  40
    Step  27: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  53: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  20   Index: 120
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  20   Index: 134
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  20   Index: 134
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  20   Index: 149
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  20   Index: 149
    Step   9: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  20   Index: 200
    Extra Steps: 24
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  20   Index: 224
    Step  27: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  37   Index:   2
  Step  29: 18 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  37   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index:  40
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  37   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index:  40
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  37   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  37   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  37   Index:  79
  Step  15: 19 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  37   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  37   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  37   Index: 100
  Step  21: 20 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
  Step  23: 21 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  41: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  37   Index: 146
  Step  42: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  74: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  37   Index: 230
  Optional Steps: 9
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  54   Index:  61
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  54   Index:  68
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  54   Index:  68
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  54   Index:  77
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  54   Index:  77
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  54   Index:  87
  Step   2: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  56: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  80: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  54   Index: 181
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  54   Index: 224
  Step  22: 28 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  54   Index: 247
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  54   Index: 247
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  54   Index: 252
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  71   Index:  38
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   5: 29 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  71   Index:  55
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  71   Index:  55
Paladin                                                   Seed:  71   Index:  59
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  71   Index:  59
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  13: 30 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  18: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  71   Index:  81
  Step  38: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  71   Index: 123
  Step  30: 33 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  71   Index: 153
  Step  25: 34 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  71   Index: 197
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  71   Index: 210
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  71   Index: 210
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  71   Index: 210
  Extra Steps: 74
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  88   Index:  32
  Step  44: 35 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  53: 36 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  85: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  88   Index: 122
  Step  35: 38 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  88   Index: 176
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  88   Index: 202
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  88   Index: 202
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  88   Index: 212
    Extra Steps: 2
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  88   Index: 214
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  88   Index: 238
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  88   Index: 252
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  88   Index: 252
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  88   Index: 253
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 105   Index:  19
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  32: 39 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 105   Index:  56
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 105   Index:  56
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 105   Index:  57
  Step   5: 40 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  58: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 105   Index: 125
  Step  11: 42 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  22: 43 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 105   Index: 166
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 105   Index: 166
    Step  51: 44 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  69: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 105   Index: 236
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 105   Index: 247
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 105   Index: 247
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 122   Index:  21
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 122   Index:  21
  Step   2: 46 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 122   Index:  23
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 122   Index:  23
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 122   Index:  44
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 122   Index:  44
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 40
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 122   Index:  88
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 122   Index:  89
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 122   Index: 127
  Step  28: 47 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  42: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  50: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 122   Index: 179
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 122   Index: 179
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 122   Index: 196
  Step  13: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  74: 51 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 139   Index:  26
  Step  45: 52 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 139   Index:  86
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 139   Index: 109
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 109
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 110
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 139   Index: 124
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 139   Index: 124
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 139   Index: 143
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 139   Index: 143
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 139   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.