Any% NoCW Seed 26 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1256.177s (saves 62.317s)
Route Encounters
54 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
3
Extra Steps
135

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  26   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  26   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  26   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  26   Index:  37
  Step  15: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  23: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  30: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  26   Index:  69
  Step  27: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  26   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  26   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  26   Index: 121
  Step  85: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  26   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  26   Index: 215
  Step  24: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  36: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  38: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  26   Index: 254
  Step  28: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  43   Index:  32
  Step  15: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  43   Index:  53
  Step  20: 11 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  41: 12 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  43   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  43   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 2
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  43   Index: 125
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  43   Index: 170
  Step  33: 13 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  43   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  43   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  43   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  43   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  43   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 50
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  60   Index:  25
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  60   Index:  25
  Step  28: 14 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  60   Index:  63
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  60   Index:  63
    Step   5: 15 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  36: 16 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.829s)
    Step  61: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  60   Index: 143
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  60   Index: 157
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  60   Index: 157
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  60   Index: 172
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  60   Index: 172
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  60   Index: 223
    Extra Steps: 34
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  77   Index:   1
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  77   Index:  35
  Step  13: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Step  37: 19 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  77   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  77   Index:  73
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  77   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  77   Index:  73
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  77   Index:  73
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  77   Index:  73
  Step   4: 20 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  77   Index: 112
  Step   6: 21 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.212s)
  Step  15: 22 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  77   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  77   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  77   Index: 133
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  77   Index: 179
  Step  16: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  52: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  68: 25 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  94   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  94   Index:  67
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  94   Index:  74
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  94   Index:  74
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  94   Index:  83
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  94   Index:  83
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  94   Index:  93
  Step  55: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  88: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  94   Index: 187
  Step  18: 28 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  26: 29 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
  Step  43: 30 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  94   Index: 230
  Step  15: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  94   Index: 253
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  94   Index: 253
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 111   Index:   2
  Step  31: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 111   Index:  44
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 111   Index:  61
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 111   Index:  61
  Step   1: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.568s)
Paladin                                                   Seed: 111   Index:  65
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 111   Index:  65
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  17: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 111   Index:  87
  Step  27: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  29: 36 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 111   Index: 129
  Step   7: 37 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 111   Index: 159
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 111   Index: 203
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 111   Index: 216
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 111   Index: 216
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 111   Index: 216
  Extra Steps: 6
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 111   Index: 226
  Step  76: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 128   Index:  60
  Step  20: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  26: 40 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
  Step  52: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 128   Index: 114
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 128   Index: 140
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 128   Index: 140
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 128   Index: 150
    Extra Steps: 10
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 128   Index: 160
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 128   Index: 184
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 128   Index: 198
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 128   Index: 198
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 128   Index: 199
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 128   Index: 210
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   5: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 128   Index: 247
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 128   Index: 247
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 128   Index: 248
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 145   Index:  60
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 145   Index: 101
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 145   Index: 101
    Step   6: 43 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 145   Index: 109
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 145   Index: 111
    Step  31: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
    Step  41: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  63: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 145   Index: 174
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 145   Index: 185
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 145   Index: 185
    Extra Steps: 1
    Step  31: 47 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 145   Index: 216
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 145   Index: 216
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 145   Index: 218
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 145   Index: 218
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 145   Index: 239
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 145   Index: 239
    Optional Steps: 2
    Extra Steps: 30
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 162   Index:  16
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 162   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 162   Index:  55
  Step  20: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 162   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 162   Index: 107
  Step   1: 49 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 162   Index: 124
  Step  14: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  61: 51 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  72: 52 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 162   Index: 210
  Step  38: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  55: 54 / Witch x1, IceBeast x2, EpeeGirl x1 (11.309s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 179   Index:  14
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 179   Index:  37
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 179   Index:  37
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 179   Index:  38
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 179   Index:  52
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 179   Index:  52
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 179   Index:  71
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 179   Index:  71
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 179   Index:  72

Information

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