Any% NoCW Seed 4 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1254.715s (saves 53.866s)
Route Encounters
59 (saves 6 encounters)
Optional Steps
19
Extra Steps
36

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:   4   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:   4   Index:  37
  Step  19: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:   4   Index:  69
  Step  12: 2 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  18: 3 / Zombie x4 (6.967s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:   4   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:   4   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:   4   Index: 121
  Step   9: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  23: 5 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  25: 6 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  61: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:   4   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:   4   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:   4   Index: 254
  Step   4: 8 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  21   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  21   Index:  53
  Step  14: 9 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  40: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  43: 11 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  21   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  21   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  21   Index: 123
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  21   Index: 168
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  21   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  21   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  21   Index: 206
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  21   Index: 217
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  21   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  21   Index: 241
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  21   Index: 241
  Step  10: 12 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  38   Index:  23
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  38   Index:  23
    Step   8: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  50: 14 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.829s)
    Step  71: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  38   Index: 103
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  38   Index: 117
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  38   Index: 117
  Step   4: 16 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
  Step   6: 17 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  38   Index: 132
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  38   Index: 132
    Step   9: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  38   Index: 212
  Step   8: 19 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  29: 20 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  38   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  38   Index: 250
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  38   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  38   Index: 250
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  38   Index: 250
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  38   Index: 250
  Step  21: 21 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  55   Index:  33
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  55   Index:  48
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  55   Index:  48
  Step   5: 22 / Spirit x2 (7.652s)
  Step   6: 23 / Spirit x2 (7.652s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  55   Index:  54
  Step  35: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  45: 25 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  55   Index: 100
  Step  43: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  67: 27 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  55   Index: 184
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  72   Index:   4
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  72   Index:  11
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  72   Index:  11
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  72   Index:  20
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  72   Index:  20
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  72   Index:  30
  Step  13: 28 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step  42: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  47: 30 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  89: 31 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  72   Index: 124
  Step  29: 32 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (8.244s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  72   Index: 167
  Step  11: 33 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  72   Index: 190
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  72   Index: 190
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  72   Index: 195
  Step  36: 34 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  72   Index: 237
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  10: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  72   Index: 254
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  72   Index: 254
Paladin                                                   Seed:  89   Index:   2
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  89   Index:   2
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   6: 36 / Lilith x2 (9.169s)
  Step  18: 37 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  89   Index:  25
  Step   7: 38 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  89   Index:  67
  Step   9: 39 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.471s)
  Step  18: 40 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  89   Index:  97
  Step  20: 41 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (7.844s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  89   Index: 141
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  89   Index: 154
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  89   Index: 154
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  89   Index: 154
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  89   Index: 158
  Step  55: 42 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  87: 43 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  89   Index: 248
  Step  20: 44 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 106   Index:  46
  Step  16: 45 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 106   Index:  72
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 106   Index:  72
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 106   Index:  93
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 106   Index: 107
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 106   Index: 107
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 106   Index: 108
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 106   Index: 122
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  14: 46 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
  Step  25: 47 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 106   Index: 160
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 106   Index: 160
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 106   Index: 161
  Step  56: 48 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 106   Index: 229
  Step   6: 49 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 123   Index:  14
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 123   Index:  14
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 123   Index:  22
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 123   Index:  24
    Step  35: 50 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  56: 51 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
    Step  62: 52 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 123   Index:  87
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 123   Index:  98
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 123   Index:  98
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 123   Index: 128
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 123   Index: 128
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 123   Index: 130
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 123   Index: 130
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 123   Index: 151
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 123   Index: 151
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 14
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 123   Index: 169
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 123   Index: 170
  Step   7: 53 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 123   Index: 208
  Step   1: 54 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 140   Index:   4
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 140   Index:   4
  Step  10: 55 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 140   Index:  21
  Step  50: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 140   Index: 107
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step   3: 57 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  45: 58 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  61: 59 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 140   Index: 169
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 140   Index: 192
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 140   Index: 192
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 140   Index: 193
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 140   Index: 207
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 140   Index: 207
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 140   Index: 226
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 140   Index: 226
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 140   Index: 227

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.