Any% NoCW Seed 31 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1238.962s (saves 88.037s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
136

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  31   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  31   Index:   1
  Step   6: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  31   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  31   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:  31   Index:  69
  Step  23: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  31   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  31   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  31   Index: 121
  Step  67: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  31   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 8
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  31   Index: 223
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  48   Index:   6
  Step  21: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  48   Index:  40
  Step   7: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  18: 9 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  21: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  48   Index:  61
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  48   Index: 121
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  48   Index: 130
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  48   Index: 131
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  48   Index: 176
  Step  10: 11 / Mad Toad x4 (7.317s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  48   Index: 213
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  48   Index: 213
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  48   Index: 214
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  48   Index: 225
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  48   Index: 229
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 50
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  65   Index:  30
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  65   Index:  30
  Step  38: 12 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  65   Index:  68
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  65   Index:  68
    Step  10: 13 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  56: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  65   Index: 148
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  65   Index: 162
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  65   Index: 162
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  65   Index: 177
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  65   Index: 177
    Step   1: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  65   Index: 228
    Extra Steps: 38
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  82   Index:  10
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  82   Index:  44
  Step   4: 16 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  82   Index:  82
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  82   Index:  82
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  82   Index:  82
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  82   Index:  82
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  82   Index:  82
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  82   Index:  82
  Extra Steps: 22
  Step  36: 17 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  58: 18 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  82   Index: 143
  Step  14: 19 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  82   Index: 158
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  82   Index: 158
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  82   Index: 164
  Step  31: 20 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  82   Index: 210
  Step  19: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  99   Index:  38
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  99   Index: 108
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  99   Index: 115
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  99   Index: 115
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  99   Index: 124
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  99   Index: 124
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  99   Index: 134
  Step  14: 22 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  47: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  71: 24 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  83: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  99   Index: 228
  Extra Steps: 6
  Step  45: 26 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 116   Index:  21
  Step  12: 27 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 116   Index:  44
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 116   Index:  44
  Step   5: 28 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.832s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 116   Index:  49
  Step  10: 29 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
  Step  39: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 116   Index:  91
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 116   Index: 108
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 116   Index: 108
Paladin                                                   Seed: 116   Index: 112
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 116   Index: 112
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 116   Index: 134
  Step  32: 31 / Lilith x2 (9.169s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 116   Index: 176
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 116   Index: 206
  Step  12: 32 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  20: 33 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 116   Index: 250
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 133   Index:   7
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 133   Index:   7
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 133   Index:   7
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 133   Index:  11
  Step  35: 34 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  68: 35 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  79: 36 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 133   Index: 101
  Step  10: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 133   Index: 155
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 133   Index: 181
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 133   Index: 181
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 133   Index: 202
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 133   Index: 216
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 133   Index: 216
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 133   Index: 217
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 133   Index: 239
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 150   Index:  20
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 150   Index:  20
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 150   Index:  21
  Step  23: 38 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  24: 39 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  62: 40 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 150   Index:  89
  Step  18: 41 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 150   Index: 130
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 150   Index: 130
    Step  19: 42 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  43: 43 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 150   Index: 200
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 150   Index: 211
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 150   Index: 211
    Step   5: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 150   Index: 241
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 150   Index: 241
  Step   2: 45 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 150   Index: 243
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 150   Index: 243
  Step  18: 46 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 167   Index:   8
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 167   Index:   8
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 167   Index:  16
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 167   Index:  17
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 167   Index:  55
  Step  40: 47 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 167   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 167   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 167   Index: 124
  Step  47: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  65: 49 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  72: 50 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  80: 51 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 167   Index: 210
  Step  55: 52 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 184   Index:  14
  Step   7: 53 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 184   Index:  37
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 184   Index:  37
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 184   Index:  38
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 184   Index:  52
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 184   Index:  52
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 184   Index:  71
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 184   Index:  71
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 184   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.