Any% NoCW Seed 37 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1269.348s (saves 52.089s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 11 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
106

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index:   1
  Step  30: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  37   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  37   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  37   Index:  69
  Step  25: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  37   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  37   Index: 101
  Step  20: 3 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  37   Index: 121
  Step   2: 4 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  20: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  37   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 20
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  37   Index: 235
  Step   6: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  36: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  54   Index:  18
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  54   Index:  52
  Step   1: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step   2: 9 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  54   Index:  73
  Step  16: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  54   Index: 133
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  54   Index: 142
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  54   Index: 143
  Step  24: 11 / TinyMage x4 (7.558s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  54   Index: 188
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  54   Index: 225
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  54   Index: 225
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  54   Index: 226
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  54   Index: 237
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  54   Index: 241
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  54   Index: 248
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  54   Index: 248
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  71   Index:  30
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  71   Index:  30
    Step  13: 12 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  71   Index:  63
    Extra Steps: 28
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  71   Index:  91
    Step  28: 13 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  71   Index: 143
  Step  10: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  71   Index: 157
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  71   Index: 157
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  71   Index: 172
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  71   Index: 172
    Step   6: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  59: 16 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  78: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  71   Index: 252
  Step  12: 18 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
  Step  36: 19 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  88   Index:  34
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  88   Index:  34
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  88   Index:  34
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  88   Index:  34
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  88   Index:  34
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  88   Index:  34
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  88   Index:  73
  Step   3: 20 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  12: 21 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  88   Index:  88
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  88   Index:  88
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  88   Index:  94
  Step  23: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  88   Index: 140
  Step  17: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  73: 24 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  88   Index: 224
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 38
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 105   Index:  76
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 105   Index:  83
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 105   Index:  83
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 105   Index:  92
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 105   Index:  92
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 105   Index: 102
  Step  13: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  34: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  45: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 105   Index: 196
  Step  21: 28 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  39: 29 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 105   Index: 239
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 122   Index:   6
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 122   Index:   6
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 122   Index:  11
  Step  12: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 122   Index:  53
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   6: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 122   Index:  70
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 122   Index:  70
Paladin                                                   Seed: 122   Index:  74
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 122   Index:  74
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  12: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  14: 33 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 122   Index:  97
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 122   Index: 139
  Step  16: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  30: 35 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 122   Index: 169
  Step   8: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
  Step  40: 37 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 122   Index: 213
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 122   Index: 226
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 122   Index: 226
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 122   Index: 226
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 122   Index: 230
  Step  40: 38 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 139   Index:  64
  Step   7: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  47: 40 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 139   Index: 118
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 139   Index: 144
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 139   Index: 144
    Step   8: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 139   Index: 165
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 139   Index: 179
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 139   Index: 179
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 139   Index: 180
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 139   Index: 198
  Optional Steps: 1
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 139   Index: 236
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 139   Index: 236
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 139   Index: 237
  Step   1: 42 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step   3: 43 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
  Step  44: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 156   Index:  49
  Step  34: 45 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 156   Index:  90
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 156   Index:  90
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 156   Index:  98
    Extra Steps: 10
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 156   Index: 108
    Step  46: 46 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 156   Index: 171
  Step   2: 47 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 156   Index: 182
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 156   Index: 182
    Step   3: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
    Step  29: 49 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 156   Index: 212
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 156   Index: 212
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 156   Index: 214
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 156   Index: 214
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 156   Index: 235
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 156   Index: 235
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 156   Index: 235
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 6
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 156   Index: 244
  Step  16: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 173   Index:  26
  Step  16: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 173   Index:  78
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 173   Index:  78
  Step  17: 52 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 173   Index:  95
  Step  27: 53 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  70: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  76: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  81: 56 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 173   Index: 181
  Step  38: 57 / EpeeGirl x2, SwordMan x2 (13.284s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 173   Index: 241
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 190   Index:   8
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 190   Index:   8
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 190   Index:   9
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 190   Index:  23
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 190   Index:  23
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 190   Index:  42
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 190   Index:  42
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 190   Index:  43

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.