Any% NoCW Seed 254 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1237.039s (saves 82.188s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 12 encounters)
Optional Steps
12
Extra Steps
52

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 254   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 254   Index:   1
  Step  36: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 254   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 254   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 254   Index:  69
  Step  28: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 254   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 254   Index: 101
  Step  19: 3 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 254   Index: 121
  Step  23: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  59: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 254   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 254   Index: 215
  Step  10: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 254   Index: 254
  Step  15: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  31: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  15   Index:  32
  Step   3: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  15   Index:  53
  Step  11: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  15   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  15   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  15   Index: 123
  Step  35: 11 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  15   Index: 168
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  15   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  15   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  15   Index: 206
  Step   6: 12 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  15   Index: 217
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  15   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  15   Index: 229
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  15   Index: 229
  Step  26: 13 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
  Step  34: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  32   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  32   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  32   Index:  44
    Extra Steps: 48
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  32   Index:  92
    Step  49: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  32   Index: 144
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  32   Index: 158
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  32   Index: 158
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  32   Index: 173
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  32   Index: 173
    Step  15: 16 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  47: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  32   Index: 253
  Step  30: 18 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  49   Index:  35
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  49   Index:  35
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  49   Index:  35
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  49   Index:  35
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  49   Index:  35
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  49   Index:  35
  Step  12: 19 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  23: 20 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
  Step  26: 21 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  49   Index:  74
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  49   Index:  89
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  49   Index:  89
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  49   Index:  95
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  49   Index: 141
  Step  26: 22 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  45: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  49   Index: 225
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  66   Index:  43
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  66   Index:  50
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  66   Index:  50
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  66   Index:  59
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  66   Index:  59
  Step   9: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  66   Index:  69
  Step   9: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  55: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  66   Index: 163
  Step  15: 27 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  66   Index: 206
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  66   Index: 229
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  66   Index: 229
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  66   Index: 234
  Step  16: 28 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  30: 29 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  32: 30 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  83   Index:  20
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  83   Index:  37
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  83   Index:  37
Paladin                                                   Seed:  83   Index:  41
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  83   Index:  41
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  83   Index:  63
  Step  22: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  83   Index: 105
  Step  13: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  83   Index: 135
  Step   5: 33 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  22: 34 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  83   Index: 179
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  83   Index: 192
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  83   Index: 192
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  83   Index: 192
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  83   Index: 196
  Step  33: 35 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 100   Index:  30
  Step   9: 36 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
  Step  21: 37 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 100   Index:  84
  Step   7: 38 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
  Step  18: 39 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 100   Index: 110
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 100   Index: 110
    Step   5: 40 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 100   Index: 131
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 100   Index: 145
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 100   Index: 145
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 100   Index: 146
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 100   Index: 157
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  24: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 100   Index: 194
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 100   Index: 194
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 100   Index: 195
  Step  22: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 117   Index:   7
  Step  10: 43 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 117   Index:  48
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 117   Index:  48
    Step   1: 44 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  11: 45 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  40: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 117   Index: 118
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 117   Index: 129
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 117   Index: 129
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 117   Index: 159
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 117   Index: 159
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 117   Index: 161
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 117   Index: 161
  Step   5: 47 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.738s)
  Step   8: 48 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 117   Index: 182
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 117   Index: 182
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 117   Index: 182
  Optional Steps: 1
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 117   Index: 184
  Step  34: 49 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 117   Index: 222
  Step   4: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 134   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 134   Index:  18
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 134   Index:  35
  Step  11: 51 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  44: 52 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  55: 53 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  76: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 134   Index: 121
  Step  47: 55 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 134   Index: 181
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 134   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 134   Index: 204
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 134   Index: 205
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 134   Index: 219
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 134   Index: 219
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 134   Index: 238
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 134   Index: 238
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 134   Index: 239

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.