Any% NoCW Seed 28 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1249.347s (saves 36.321s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 5 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
16

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  28   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  28   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  28   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  28   Index:  37
  Step  15: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  23: 2 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  32: 3 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  28   Index:  69
  Step  23: 4 / CaveToad x3 (6.825s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  28   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  28   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  28   Index: 121
  Step  85: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  28   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  28   Index: 215
  Step  24: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  38: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  28   Index: 254
  Step  28: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  45   Index:  32
  Step  15: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  45   Index:  53
  Step   5: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step   8: 11 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  20: 12 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  45   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 2
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  45   Index: 125
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  45   Index: 170
  Step  33: 13 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  45   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  45   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  45   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  45   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  45   Index: 237
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  45   Index: 237
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  62   Index:  19
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  62   Index:  19
    Step   5: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step   9: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  49: 16 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  59: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  80: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  62   Index:  99
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  62   Index: 113
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  62   Index: 113
  Step  11: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  62   Index: 128
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  62   Index: 128
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  62   Index: 208
  Step  24: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  62   Index: 246
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  62   Index: 246
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step   3: 21 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.135s)
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  62   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  62   Index: 250
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  62   Index: 250
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  62   Index: 250
  Step   7: 22 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  16: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  79   Index:  33
  Step  15: 24 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  79   Index:  48
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  79   Index:  48
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  79   Index:  54
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  79   Index: 100
  Step  18: 25 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  27: 26 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  79   Index: 184
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  79   Index: 254
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  96   Index:   5
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  96   Index:   5
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  96   Index:  14
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  96   Index:  14
  Step   6: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  96   Index:  24
  Step  15: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  26: 29 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  78: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  96   Index: 118
  Step  30: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  96   Index: 161
  Step  20: 32 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  96   Index: 184
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  96   Index: 184
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  96   Index: 189
  Step  16: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  41: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  96   Index: 231
  Optional Steps: 1
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  96   Index: 249
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  96   Index: 249
Paladin                                                   Seed:  96   Index: 253
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  96   Index: 253
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  20: 35 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 113   Index:  20
  Step  13: 36 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 113   Index:  62
  Step  20: 37 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 113   Index:  92
  Step  22: 38 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  24: 39 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 113   Index: 136
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 113   Index: 149
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 113   Index: 149
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 113   Index: 149
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 113   Index: 153
  Step  13: 40 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  65: 41 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  73: 42 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 113   Index: 243
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 130   Index:  41
  Step   5: 43 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 130   Index:  67
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 130   Index:  67
    Step  13: 44 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 130   Index:  88
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 130   Index: 102
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 130   Index: 102
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 130   Index: 103
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 130   Index: 116
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 130   Index: 153
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 130   Index: 153
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 130   Index: 154
  Step   6: 45 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  54: 46 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  61: 47 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 130   Index: 222
  Step  15: 48 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 147   Index:   7
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 147   Index:   7
    Step  38: 49 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 147   Index:  77
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 147   Index:  88
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 147   Index:  88
    Step  19: 50 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
    Step  22: 51 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 147   Index: 118
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 147   Index: 118
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 147   Index: 120
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 147   Index: 120
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 147   Index: 141
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 147   Index: 141
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 147   Index: 149
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 147   Index: 150
  Step  24: 52 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 147   Index: 188
  Step  28: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 147   Index: 240
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 147   Index: 240
  Step   3: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 164   Index:   1
  Step  10: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  15: 56 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  74: 57 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 164   Index:  87
  Step  51: 58 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 147
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 164   Index: 170
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 170
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 171
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 164   Index: 185
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 164   Index: 185
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 164   Index: 204
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 164   Index: 204
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 164   Index: 205

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.