Any% NoCW Seed 36 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1283.099s (saves 50.115s)
Route Encounters
56 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
10
Extra Steps
169

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  36   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  36   Index:   1
  Step   6: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
  Step  30: 2 / SandWorm x1 (6.973s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  36   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  36   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  36   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  36   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  36   Index: 101
  Step  20: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  36   Index: 121
  Step   2: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  20: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  67: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  36   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 26
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  36   Index: 241
  Step  30: 7 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  53   Index:  24
  Step   3: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  30: 9 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  53   Index:  58
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  53   Index:  79
  Step  10: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  53   Index: 139
  Step   4: 11 / SandWorm x1 (7.231s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  53   Index: 148
  Extra Steps: 38
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  53   Index: 187
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  53   Index: 232
  Step  14: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  70   Index:  13
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  70   Index:  13
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  70   Index:  14
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  70   Index:  25
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  70   Index:  29
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  70   Index:  44
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  70   Index:  44
  Step  28: 13 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  70   Index:  82
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  70   Index:  82
    Step  37: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  71: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  70   Index: 162
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  70   Index: 176
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  70   Index: 176
  Step   2: 16 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  70   Index: 191
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  70   Index: 191
    Step  40: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  70   Index: 242
    Extra Steps: 46
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  87   Index:  32
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  87   Index:  66
  Step  10: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Step  19: 19 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  87   Index: 104
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index: 104
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  87   Index: 104
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index: 104
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  87   Index: 104
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  87   Index: 104
  Step  13: 20 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  36: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  87   Index: 143
  Step  14: 22 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  87   Index: 158
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  87   Index: 158
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  87   Index: 164
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  87   Index: 210
  Step   3: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  19: 24 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  58: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 104   Index:  38
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 104   Index: 116
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 104   Index: 123
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 104   Index: 123
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 104   Index: 132
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 104   Index: 132
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 104   Index: 142
  Step   5: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  75: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  93: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 104   Index: 236
  Step  43: 29 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 121   Index:  23
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 121   Index:  46
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 121   Index:  46
  Step   3: 30 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.695s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 121   Index:  51
  Step   8: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
  Step  37: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 121   Index:  93
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 121   Index: 110
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 121   Index: 110
Paladin                                                   Seed: 121   Index: 114
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 121   Index: 114
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 121   Index: 136
  Step  19: 33 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  33: 34 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
  Step  41: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 121   Index: 178
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 121   Index: 208
  Step   1: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 121   Index: 252
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 138   Index:   9
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 138   Index:   9
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 138   Index:   9
  Extra Steps: 1
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 138   Index:  14
  Step  57: 37 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  65: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 138   Index: 104
  Step   7: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 138   Index: 158
  Step  10: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 138   Index: 184
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 138   Index: 184
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 138   Index: 194
    Extra Steps: 6
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 138   Index: 200
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 138   Index: 224
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 138   Index: 238
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 138   Index: 238
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 138   Index: 239
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 138   Index: 250
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  31: 41 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 155   Index:  31
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 155   Index:  31
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 155   Index:  32
  Step  12: 42 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  51: 43 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 155   Index: 100
  Step   5: 44 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 155   Index: 141
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 155   Index: 141
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 155   Index: 149
    Extra Steps: 36
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 155   Index: 185
    Step  26: 45 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 155   Index: 248
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 172   Index:   3
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 172   Index:   3
    Step   1: 46 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
    Step   2: 47 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 172   Index:  33
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 172   Index:  33
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 172   Index:  35
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 172   Index:  35
  Step   7: 48 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 172   Index:  56
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 172   Index:  56
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 172   Index:  56
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 172   Index:  57
  Step  38: 49 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 172   Index:  95
  Step  27: 50 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 172   Index: 147
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 147
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 164
  Step   7: 51 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  12: 52 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  55: 53 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 250
  Step  24: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  46: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 189   Index:  54
  Step   9: 56 / Witch x1, SwordMan x2, EpeeGirl x1 (9.161s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 189   Index:  77
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 189   Index:  77
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 189   Index:  78
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 189   Index:  92
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 189   Index:  92
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 189   Index: 111
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 189   Index: 111
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 189   Index: 112

Information

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