Any% NoCW Seed 30 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1264.438s (saves 76.511s)
Route Encounters
56 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
14
Extra Steps
138

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  30   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  30   Index:   1
  Step   6: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  30   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  30   Index:  37
  Step  15: 2 / SandWorm x1 (7.100s)
  Step  23: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  32: 4 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  30   Index:  69
  Step  23: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  30   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  30   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  30   Index: 121
  Step  67: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  30   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 8
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  30   Index: 223
  Step  30: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  47   Index:   6
  Step  20: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  21: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  47   Index:  40
  Step   7: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  18: 11 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  21: 12 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  47   Index:  61
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  47   Index: 121
  Step   4: 13 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.163s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  47   Index: 130
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  47   Index: 131
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  47   Index: 176
  Step  10: 14 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  47   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  47   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  47   Index: 214
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  47   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  47   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 50
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  64   Index:  30
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  64   Index:  30
  Step  38: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  64   Index:  68
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  64   Index:  68
    Step  10: 16 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  56: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  64   Index: 148
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  64   Index: 162
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  64   Index: 162
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  64   Index: 177
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  64   Index: 177
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  64   Index: 228
    Extra Steps: 38
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  81   Index:  10
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  81   Index:  44
  Step   4: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  81   Index:  82
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  81   Index:  82
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  81   Index:  82
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  81   Index:  82
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  81   Index:  82
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  81   Index:  82
  Step  36: 19 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  81   Index: 121
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  81   Index: 136
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  81   Index: 136
  Step   4: 20 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  81   Index: 142
  Step  15: 21 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  81   Index: 188
  Step   7: 22 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  41: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  59: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  98   Index:  16
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 16
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  98   Index: 102
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  98   Index: 109
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  98   Index: 109
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  98   Index: 118
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  98   Index: 118
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  98   Index: 128
  Step  20: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  53: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  77: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  98   Index: 222
  Step   8: 28 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 115   Index:   9
  Step   8: 29 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 115   Index:  32
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 115   Index:  32
  Step   1: 30 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.695s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 115   Index:  37
  Step  12: 31 / Lilith x2 (9.842s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 115   Index:  79
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   9: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 115   Index:  96
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 115   Index:  96
Paladin                                                   Seed: 115   Index: 100
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 115   Index: 100
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  14: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 115   Index: 123
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 115   Index: 165
  Step   1: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 115   Index: 195
  Step  23: 35 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  31: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 115   Index: 239
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 115   Index: 252
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 115   Index: 252
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 115   Index: 252
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 132   Index:   0
  Step  46: 37 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  79: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  90: 39 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 132   Index:  90
  Step  21: 40 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 132   Index: 144
  Step  16: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 132   Index: 170
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 132   Index: 170
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 132   Index: 191
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 132   Index: 205
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 132   Index: 205
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 132   Index: 206
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 132   Index: 217
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  20: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 132   Index: 254
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 132   Index: 254
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 132   Index: 255
  Step  45: 43 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  46: 44 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 149   Index:  67
  Step  16: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
  Step  40: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 149   Index: 108
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 149   Index: 108
    Step  41: 47 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  66: 48 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 149   Index: 178
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 149   Index: 189
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 149   Index: 189
    Step  27: 49 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 149   Index: 219
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 149   Index: 219
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 149   Index: 221
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 149   Index: 221
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 149   Index: 242
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 149   Index: 242
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 26
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 166   Index:  16
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 166   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 166   Index:  55
  Step  20: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 166   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 166   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 166   Index: 124
  Step  47: 51 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  65: 52 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  72: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  80: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 166   Index: 210
  Step  55: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 183   Index:  14
  Step   7: 56 / Witch x1, SwordMan x2, EpeeGirl x1 (9.161s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 183   Index:  37
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 183   Index:  37
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 183   Index:  38
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 183   Index:  52
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 183   Index:  52
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 183   Index:  71
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 183   Index:  71
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 183   Index:  72

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.