Any% NoCW Seed 244 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1262.851s (saves 38.712s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
142

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 244   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 244   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 244   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 244   Index:  37
  Step  20: 1 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  28: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 244   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 244   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 244   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 244   Index: 121
  Step   5: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  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: 244   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 244   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 244   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   5   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   5   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:   5   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   5   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 36
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   5   Index: 159
  Step  23: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   5   Index: 204
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:   5   Index: 241
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   5   Index: 241
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   5   Index: 242
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   5   Index: 253
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  22   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  22   Index:   8
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  22   Index:   8
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  22   Index:  46
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  22   Index:  46
    Step  21: 12 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  22   Index:  79
    Extra Steps: 18
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  22   Index:  97
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  22   Index: 149
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  22   Index: 163
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  22   Index: 163
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  22   Index: 178
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  22   Index: 178
    Step  28: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  44: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  46: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  73: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  39   Index:   2
  Step  29: 17 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  39   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  39   Index:  40
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  39   Index:  40
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  39   Index:  40
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  39   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  39   Index:  40
  Step  33: 18 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  39   Index:  79
  Step  15: 19 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  39   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  39   Index:  94
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  39   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:  39   Index: 146
  Step  42: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  57: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  74: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  39   Index: 230
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  56   Index:  62
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  56   Index:  69
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  56   Index:  69
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  56   Index:  78
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  56   Index:  78
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  56   Index:  88
  Step   1: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  11: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  55: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  79: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  56   Index: 182
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  56   Index: 225
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  56   Index: 248
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  56   Index: 248
  Step   1: 30 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  56   Index: 253
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  73   Index:  39
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   4: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  73   Index:  56
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  73   Index:  56
Paladin                                                   Seed:  73   Index:  60
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  73   Index:  60
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  12: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  17: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  73   Index:  82
  Step  37: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  73   Index: 124
  Step   3: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  29: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  73   Index: 154
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  73   Index: 198
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  73   Index: 211
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  73   Index: 211
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  73   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 32
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  73   Index: 247
  Step  29: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  41: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  85: 39 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  90   Index:  81
  Step   4: 40 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
  Step  36: 41 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  90   Index: 135
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  90   Index: 161
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  90   Index: 161
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  90   Index: 182
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  90   Index: 196
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  90   Index: 196
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  90   Index: 197
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  90   Index: 213
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  32: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  90   Index: 250
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  90   Index: 250
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  90   Index: 251
  Step  17: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  67: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 107   Index:  63
  Step  19: 45 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 107   Index: 104
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 107   Index: 104
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 107   Index: 112
    Extra Steps: 36
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 107   Index: 148
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 107   Index: 211
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 107   Index: 222
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 107   Index: 222
    Step  13: 46 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 107   Index: 252
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 107   Index: 252
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 107   Index: 254
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 107   Index: 254
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 124   Index:  19
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 124   Index:  19
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 124   Index:  23
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 124   Index:  24
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 124   Index:  62
  Step  18: 47 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  24: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  50: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 124   Index: 114
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 124   Index: 114
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 124   Index: 131
  Step  24: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  38: 51 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  46: 52 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  78: 53 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 124   Index: 217
  Step  53: 54 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 141   Index:  21
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 141   Index:  44
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 141   Index:  44
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 141   Index:  45
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 141   Index:  59
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 141   Index:  59
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 141   Index:  78
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 141   Index:  78
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 141   Index:  79

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.