Any% NoCW Seed 250 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1253.274s (saves 69.390s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 11 encounters)
Optional Steps
11
Extra Steps
52

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 250   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 250   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 250   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 250   Index:  37
  Step  28: 1 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 250   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 250   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 250   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 250   Index: 121
  Step   5: 2 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step   8: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  40: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  59: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  72: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 250   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 250   Index: 215
  Step  10: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 250   Index: 254
  Step  15: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  11   Index:  32
  Step   3: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  11   Index:  53
  Step  28: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  11   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  11   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  11   Index: 123
  Step  36: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  11   Index: 168
  Step  15: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  11   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  11   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  11   Index: 206
  Step   6: 13 / Imp x4 (7.092s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  11   Index: 217
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  11   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  11   Index: 229
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  11   Index: 229
  Step  26: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  28   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  28   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  28   Index:  44
    Extra Steps: 52
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  28   Index:  96
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  28   Index: 148
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  28   Index: 162
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  28   Index: 162
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  28   Index: 177
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  28   Index: 177
    Step  29: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  62: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  76: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  45   Index:   1
  Step  25: 18 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  45   Index:  39
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index:  39
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  45   Index:  39
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index:  39
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  45   Index:  39
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  45   Index:  39
  Step   8: 19 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  19: 20 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  22: 21 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  34: 22 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  45   Index:  78
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  45   Index:  93
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  45   Index:  93
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  45   Index:  99
  Step  26: 23 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  45   Index: 145
  Step  58: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  45   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 7
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  62   Index:  40
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  62   Index:  47
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  62   Index:  47
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  62   Index:  56
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  62   Index:  56
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  62   Index:  66
  Step   2: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  12: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  33: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  58: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  62   Index: 160
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  62   Index: 203
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  62   Index: 226
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  62   Index: 226
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  62   Index: 231
  Step   1: 29 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  18: 30 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  26: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  35: 32 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  79   Index:  17
  Optional Steps: 1
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  79   Index:  35
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  79   Index:  35
Paladin                                                   Seed:  79   Index:  39
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  79   Index:  39
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   9: 33 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  79   Index:  62
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  79   Index: 104
  Step  14: 34 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  23: 35 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  79   Index: 134
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  79   Index: 178
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  79   Index: 191
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  79   Index: 191
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  79   Index: 191
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  79   Index: 195
  Step  34: 36 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  52: 37 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  81: 38 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  96   Index:  29
  Step  10: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  21: 40 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  96   Index:  83
  Step  19: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed:  96   Index: 109
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  96   Index: 109
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  96   Index: 130
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  96   Index: 144
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  96   Index: 144
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  96   Index: 145
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  96   Index: 156
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  25: 42 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed:  96   Index: 193
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  96   Index: 193
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed:  96   Index: 194
  Step  11: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  36: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 113   Index:   6
  Step  11: 45 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
  Step  27: 46 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 113   Index:  47
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 113   Index:  47
    Step  35: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  67: 48 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  69: 49 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 113   Index: 117
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 113   Index: 128
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 113   Index: 128
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 113   Index: 158
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 113   Index: 158
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 113   Index: 160
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 113   Index: 160
  Step   6: 50 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 113   Index: 181
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 113   Index: 181
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 113   Index: 181
  Optional Steps: 1
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 113   Index: 183
  Step  35: 51 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 113   Index: 221
  Step   5: 52 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 130   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 130   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 130   Index:  34
  Step  12: 53 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  46: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  56: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  78: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 130   Index: 120
  Step  40: 57 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (11.092s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 130   Index: 180
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 130   Index: 203
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 130   Index: 203
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 130   Index: 204
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 130   Index: 218
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 130   Index: 218
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 130   Index: 237
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 130   Index: 237
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 130   Index: 238

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.