Any% NoCW Seed 247 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1261.904s (saves 68.441s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
180

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 247   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 247   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 247   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 247   Index:  37
  Step  20: 1 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  28: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 247   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 247   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 247   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 247   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  72: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 247   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 10
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 247   Index: 225
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:   8   Index:   8
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:   8   Index:  42
  Step  14: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:   8   Index:  63
  Step  18: 9 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   8   Index: 123
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:   8   Index: 132
  Extra Steps: 70
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:   8   Index: 203
  Step  20: 10 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:   8   Index: 248
  Step   7: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  25   Index:  29
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  25   Index:  29
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  25   Index:  30
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  25   Index:  41
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  25   Index:  45
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  25   Index:  52
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  25   Index:  52
  Step  15: 12 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  25   Index:  90
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  25   Index:  90
    Step   6: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  25   Index: 170
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  25   Index: 184
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  25   Index: 184
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  25   Index: 199
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  25   Index: 199
    Step   7: 14 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  25: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  40: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  25   Index: 250
    Extra Steps: 8
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  42   Index:   2
    Step  24: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  29: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  42   Index:  36
  Step  37: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  42   Index:  74
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  42   Index:  74
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  42   Index:  74
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  42   Index:  74
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  42   Index:  74
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  42   Index:  74
  Step  20: 20 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  42   Index: 113
  Step  10: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  12: 22 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  42   Index: 128
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  42   Index: 128
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  42   Index: 134
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  42   Index: 180
  Step  23: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  56: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  61: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  59   Index:   8
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 46
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  59   Index: 124
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  59   Index: 131
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  59   Index: 131
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  59   Index: 140
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  59   Index: 140
  Step   3: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  59   Index: 150
  Step  82: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  59   Index: 244
  Step   5: 28 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
  Step  13: 29 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  76   Index:  31
  Step  17: 30 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (8.005s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  76   Index:  54
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  76   Index:  54
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  76   Index:  59
  Step  13: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  18: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  76   Index: 101
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  17: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  76   Index: 119
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  76   Index: 119
Paladin                                                   Seed:  76   Index: 123
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  76   Index: 123
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   4: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  76   Index: 146
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  76   Index: 188
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  76   Index: 218
  Step  13: 35 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  29: 36 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  93   Index:   6
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  93   Index:  19
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  93   Index:  19
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  93   Index:  19
  Extra Steps: 28
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  93   Index:  51
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  93   Index: 141
  Step   7: 37 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  93   Index: 195
  Step  10: 38 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
  Step  18: 39 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  93   Index: 221
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  93   Index: 221
    Step   9: 40 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  93   Index: 242
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 110   Index:   0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 110   Index:   0
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 110   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 110   Index:  33
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  29: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 110   Index:  70
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 110   Index:  70
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 110   Index:  71
  Step  11: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  43: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  45: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Step  65: 45 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 110   Index: 139
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 110   Index: 180
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 110   Index: 180
    Step  38: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 110   Index: 250
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 127   Index:   5
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 127   Index:   5
    Step  18: 47 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 127   Index:  35
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 127   Index:  35
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 127   Index:  37
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 127   Index:  37
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 127   Index:  58
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 127   Index:  58
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 127   Index:  58
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 127   Index:  59
  Step  21: 48 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
  Step  27: 49 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 127   Index:  97
  Step  15: 50 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 127   Index: 149
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 127   Index: 149
  Step   6: 51 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  11: 52 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 127   Index: 166
  Step  42: 53 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  49: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 127   Index: 252
  Step  18: 55 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 144   Index:  56
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 144   Index:  79
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 144   Index:  79
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 144   Index:  80
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 144   Index:  94
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 144   Index:  94
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 144   Index: 113
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 144   Index: 113
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 144   Index: 114

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.