Any% NoCW Seed 27 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1262.976s (saves 43.696s)
Route Encounters
56 (saves 9 encounters)
Optional Steps
10
Extra Steps
88

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  27   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  27   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  27   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  27   Index:  37
  Step  15: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  23: 2 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  27   Index:  69
  Step  23: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  27: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  27   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  27   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  27   Index: 121
  Step  85: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  27   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  27   Index: 215
  Step  24: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  38: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  27   Index: 254
  Step  28: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  44   Index:  32
  Step  15: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  44   Index:  53
  Step   5: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  20: 11 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  41: 12 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  44   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  44   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 8
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  44   Index: 131
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  44   Index: 176
  Step  27: 13 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  44   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  44   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  44   Index: 214
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  44   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  44   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  44   Index: 236
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  44   Index: 236
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  61   Index:  18
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  61   Index:  18
    Step   6: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  61   Index:  51
    Extra Steps: 48
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  61   Index:  99
    Step  25: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  61   Index: 151
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  61   Index: 165
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  61   Index: 165
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  61   Index: 180
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  61   Index: 180
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  61   Index: 231
    Extra Steps: 26
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  78   Index:   1
    Step   9: 16 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  78   Index:  35
  Step  13: 17 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  78   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index:  73
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  78   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index:  73
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  78   Index:  73
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  78   Index:  73
  Step   4: 18 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  78   Index: 112
  Step   6: 19 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
  Step  15: 20 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  78   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  78   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  78   Index: 133
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  78   Index: 179
  Step  16: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  52: 22 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  68: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  95   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  95   Index:  67
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  95   Index:  74
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  95   Index:  74
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  95   Index:  83
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  95   Index:  83
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  95   Index:  93
  Step  55: 24 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  88: 25 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  95   Index: 187
  Step  18: 26 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  43: 27 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  95   Index: 230
  Step  15: 28 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  95   Index: 253
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  95   Index: 253
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 112   Index:   2
  Step  31: 29 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 112   Index:  44
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 112   Index:  61
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 112   Index:  61
Paladin                                                   Seed: 112   Index:  65
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 112   Index:  65
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  17: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 112   Index:  88
  Step  26: 31 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  28: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 112   Index: 130
  Step   6: 33 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 112   Index: 160
  Step   6: 34 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 112   Index: 204
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 112   Index: 217
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 112   Index: 217
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 112   Index: 217
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 112   Index: 221
  Step   5: 35 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  81: 36 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 129   Index:  55
  Step  25: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  31: 38 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 129   Index: 109
  Step   3: 39 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 129   Index: 135
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 129   Index: 135
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 129   Index: 156
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 129   Index: 170
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 129   Index: 170
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 129   Index: 171
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 129   Index: 185
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  23: 40 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
  Step  30: 41 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 129   Index: 223
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 129   Index: 223
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 129   Index: 224
  Step  13: 42 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 146   Index:  36
  Step   9: 43 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 146   Index:  77
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 146   Index:  77
    Step  30: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
    Step  33: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  65: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 146   Index: 147
  Step   5: 47 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 146   Index: 158
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 146   Index: 158
    Step  16: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 146   Index: 188
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 146   Index: 188
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 146   Index: 190
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 146   Index: 190
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 146   Index: 211
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 146   Index: 211
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 146   Index: 217
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 4
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 224
  Step  19: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 163   Index:   6
  Step   5: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  10: 51 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 163   Index:  58
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 163   Index:  58
  Step  17: 52 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 163   Index:  75
  Step  33: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  63: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 161
  Step  35: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  43: 56 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 221
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 163   Index: 244
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 244
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 245
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 180   Index:   3
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 180   Index:   3
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 180   Index:  22
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 180   Index:  22
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 180   Index:  23

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.