Any% NoCW Seed 246 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1269.378s (saves 55.389s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
166

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 246   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 246   Index:  37
  Step  20: 1 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  28: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 246   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 246   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 246   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 246   Index: 121
  Step   5: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step   8: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  40: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  58: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  89: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 246   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 246   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 246   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   7   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   7   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:   7   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   7   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 60
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   7   Index: 183
  Step  40: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   7   Index: 228
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  24   Index:   9
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  24   Index:   9
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  24   Index:  10
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  24   Index:  21
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  24   Index:  25
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  24   Index:  33
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  24   Index:  33
  Step  34: 12 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  24   Index:  71
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  24   Index:  71
    Step  22: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  25: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  24   Index: 151
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  24   Index: 165
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  24   Index: 165
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  24   Index: 180
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  24   Index: 180
    Step  26: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  44: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  24   Index: 231
    Extra Steps: 102
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  41   Index:  77
    Step  17: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  41   Index: 111
  Step  10: 18 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  12: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  14: 20 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  41   Index: 149
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  41   Index: 149
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  41   Index: 149
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  41   Index: 149
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  41   Index: 149
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  41   Index: 149
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  41   Index: 188
  Step  15: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  41   Index: 203
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  41   Index: 203
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  41   Index: 209
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  41   Index: 255
  Step  16: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  25: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  54: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  55: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  58   Index:  83
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  58   Index: 153
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  58   Index: 160
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  58   Index: 160
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  58   Index: 169
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  58   Index: 169
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  58   Index: 179
  Step  53: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  70: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  78: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  75   Index:  17
  Step  31: 29 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  75   Index:  60
  Step  12: 30 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
  Step  17: 31 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  75   Index:  83
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  75   Index:  83
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  75   Index:  88
  Step  31: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  39: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  75   Index: 130
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  75   Index: 147
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  75   Index: 147
Paladin                                                   Seed:  75   Index: 151
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  75   Index: 151
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  75   Index: 174
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  75   Index: 216
  Step  15: 34 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  75   Index: 246
  Step   1: 35 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  30: 36 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
  Step  42: 37 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  92   Index:  34
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  92   Index:  47
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  92   Index:  47
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  92   Index:  47
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  92   Index:  51
  Step  25: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  92   Index: 141
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  92   Index: 195
  Step  10: 39 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
  Step  18: 40 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  92   Index: 221
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  92   Index: 221
    Step   9: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  92   Index: 242
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 109   Index:   0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 109   Index:   0
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 109   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 109   Index:  15
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  18: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 109   Index:  53
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 109   Index:  53
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 109   Index:  54
  Step   8: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  28: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  60: 45 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  62: 46 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 109   Index: 122
  Step  14: 47 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 109   Index: 163
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 109   Index: 163
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 109   Index: 233
  Step   2: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 109   Index: 244
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 109   Index: 244
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 126   Index:  18
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 126   Index:  18
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 126   Index:  20
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 126   Index:  20
  Step   3: 49 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 126   Index:  41
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 126   Index:  41
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 126   Index:  41
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 4
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 126   Index:  48
  Step  32: 50 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  38: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 126   Index:  86
  Step  26: 52 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 126   Index: 138
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 126   Index: 138
  Step  17: 53 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 126   Index: 155
  Step   5: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  54: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  60: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 126   Index: 241
  Step  29: 57 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 143   Index:  45
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 143   Index:  68
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 143   Index:  68
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 143   Index:  69
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 143   Index:  83
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 143   Index:  83
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 143   Index: 102
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 143   Index: 102
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 143   Index: 103

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.