Any% NoCW Seed 245 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1254.789s (saves 64.046s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
138

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 245   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 245   Index:  37
  Step  20: 1 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  28: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 245   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 245   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 245   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 245   Index: 121
  Step   5: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step   8: 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: 245   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 245   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 245   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   6   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   6   Index:  53
  Step   3: 8 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  28: 9 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  34: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   6   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   6   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 36
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   6   Index: 159
  Step  23: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
  Step  24: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   6   Index: 204
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:   6   Index: 241
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   6   Index: 241
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   6   Index: 242
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:   6   Index: 253
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  23   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  23   Index:   8
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  23   Index:   8
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  23   Index:  46
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  23   Index:  46
    Step  21: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  23   Index:  79
    Extra Steps: 18
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  23   Index:  97
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  23   Index: 149
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  23   Index: 163
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  23   Index: 163
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  23   Index: 178
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  23   Index: 178
    Step  28: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  46: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  23   Index: 229
    Extra Steps: 28
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  40   Index:   1
    Step  30: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  40   Index:  35
  Step  38: 17 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  40   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  40   Index:  73
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  40   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  40   Index:  73
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  40   Index:  73
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  40   Index:  73
  Step  21: 18 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  40   Index: 112
  Step   9: 19 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  11: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
  Step  13: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  40   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  40   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  40   Index: 133
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  40   Index: 179
  Step  24: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  41: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  62: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  57   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 9
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  57   Index:  76
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  57   Index:  83
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  57   Index:  83
  Step   6: 25 / Raven x1 (8.246s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  57   Index:  92
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  57   Index:  92
  Step   7: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  57   Index: 102
  Step  41: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  65: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  57   Index: 196
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  57   Index: 239
  Step  10: 29 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
  Step  18: 30 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  74   Index:   6
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  74   Index:   6
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  74   Index:  11
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  74   Index:  53
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  74   Index:  70
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  74   Index:  70
  Step   2: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.046s)
Paladin                                                   Seed:  74   Index:  74
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  74   Index:  74
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   3: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  74   Index:  96
  Step  23: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  31: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  74   Index: 138
  Step  15: 35 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  74   Index: 168
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  74   Index: 212
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  74   Index: 225
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  74   Index: 225
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  74   Index: 225
  Extra Steps: 18
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  74   Index: 247
  Step  29: 36 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  41: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  85: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  91   Index:  81
  Step  36: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  91   Index: 135
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  91   Index: 161
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  91   Index: 161
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  91   Index: 182
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  91   Index: 196
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  91   Index: 196
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  91   Index: 197
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  91   Index: 213
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  17: 40 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
  Step  32: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  91   Index: 250
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  91   Index: 250
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  91   Index: 251
  Step  17: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  67: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 108   Index:  63
  Step  19: 44 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 108   Index: 104
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 108   Index: 104
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 108   Index: 112
    Extra Steps: 36
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 108   Index: 148
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 108   Index: 211
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 108   Index: 222
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 108   Index: 222
    Step  13: 45 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 108   Index: 252
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 108   Index: 252
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 108   Index: 254
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 108   Index: 254
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 125   Index:  19
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 125   Index:  19
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 125   Index:  23
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 125   Index:  24
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 125   Index:  62
  Step  18: 46 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  24: 47 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
  Step  50: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 125   Index: 114
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 125   Index: 114
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 125   Index: 131
  Step  24: 49 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  29: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  46: 51 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  78: 52 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 125   Index: 217
  Step  53: 53 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 142   Index:  21
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 142   Index:  44
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 142   Index:  44
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 142   Index:  45
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 142   Index:  59
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 142   Index:  59
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 142   Index:  78
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 142   Index:  78
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 142   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.