Any% NoCW Seed 243 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1259.845s (saves 49.996s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
13
Extra Steps
196

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 243   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 243   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 243   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 243   Index:  37
  Step  20: 1 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  28: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 243   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 243   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 243   Index: 101
  Step  12: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 243   Index: 121
  Step  41: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  58: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  73: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  89: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 243   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 243   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 243   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   4   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   4   Index:  53
  Step   3: 8 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  28: 9 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  34: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index: 113
  Step   7: 11 / Imp x4 (7.049s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   4   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 24
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   4   Index: 147
  Step  35: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   4   Index: 192
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:   4   Index: 229
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   4   Index: 229
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index: 230
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   4   Index: 241
Damcyan                                                   Seed:   4   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  21   Index:   3
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  21   Index:   3
  Step  26: 13 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  21   Index:  41
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  21   Index:  41
    Step  26: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  21   Index:  74
    Extra Steps: 22
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  21   Index:  96
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  21   Index: 148
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  21   Index: 162
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  21   Index: 162
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  21   Index: 177
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  21   Index: 177
    Step  45: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  47: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  74: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  38   Index:   1
  Step  30: 18 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  38   Index:  39
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  38   Index:  39
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  38   Index:  39
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  38   Index:  39
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  38   Index:  39
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  38   Index:  39
  Step  34: 19 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  38   Index:  78
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  38   Index:  93
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  38   Index:  93
  Step   1: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  38   Index:  99
  Step  22: 21 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  24: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  42: 23 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  38   Index: 145
  Step  43: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  75: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  38   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  55   Index:  55
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  55   Index:  62
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  55   Index:  62
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  55   Index:  71
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  55   Index:  71
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  55   Index:  81
  Step   8: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  18: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  62: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  86: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  55   Index: 175
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  55   Index: 218
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  55   Index: 241
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  55   Index: 241
  Step   5: 30 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  55   Index: 246
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  72   Index:  32
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  11: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  72   Index:  49
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  72   Index:  49
Paladin                                                   Seed:  72   Index:  53
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  72   Index:  53
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  19: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  72   Index:  75
  Step   2: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  72   Index: 117
  Step   2: 34 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  72   Index: 147
  Step   6: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  31: 36 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  72   Index: 191
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  72   Index: 204
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  72   Index: 204
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  72   Index: 204
  Extra Steps: 80
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  89   Index:  32
  Step  44: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  53: 38 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  85: 39 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  89   Index: 122
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  89   Index: 176
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  89   Index: 202
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  89   Index: 202
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  89   Index: 212
    Extra Steps: 6
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  89   Index: 218
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  89   Index: 242
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 106   Index:   0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 106   Index:   0
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 106   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 106   Index:  12
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 106   Index:  49
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 106   Index:  49
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 106   Index:  50
  Step  12: 40 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  65: 41 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  66: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 106   Index: 118
  Step  18: 43 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
  Step  29: 44 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 106   Index: 159
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 106   Index: 159
    Extra Steps: 6
    Step  58: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  76: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 106   Index: 235
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 106   Index: 246
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 106   Index: 246
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 123   Index:  20
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 123   Index:  20
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 123   Index:  22
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 123   Index:  22
  Step   1: 47 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.738s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 123   Index:  43
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 123   Index:  43
    Optional Steps: 2
    Extra Steps: 40
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 123   Index:  86
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 123   Index:  87
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 123   Index: 125
  Step  30: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  44: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  52: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 123   Index: 177
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 123   Index: 177
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 123   Index: 194
  Step  15: 51 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  76: 52 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 140   Index:  24
  Step  47: 53 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 140   Index:  84
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 140   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 140   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 140   Index: 108
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 140   Index: 122
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 140   Index: 122
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 140   Index: 141
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 140   Index: 141
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 140   Index: 142

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.