Any% NoCW Seed 41 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1254.257s (saves 58.612s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
6
Extra Steps
33

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  41   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  41   Index:   1
  Step  25: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step  30: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  41   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  41   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  41   Index:  69
  Step   4: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
  Step  25: 4 / CaveToad x3 (6.825s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  41   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  41   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  41   Index: 121
  Step   2: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step   4: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  82: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  41   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  41   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  41   Index: 254
  Step  17: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  26: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  58   Index:  32
  Step  21: 10 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  58   Index:  53
  Step  36: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  46: 12 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  58   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  58   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 20
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  58   Index: 143
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  58   Index: 188
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  58   Index: 225
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  58   Index: 225
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  58   Index: 226
  Step   6: 13 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.188s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  58   Index: 237
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  58   Index: 241
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  75   Index:   2
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  75   Index:   2
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  75   Index:  40
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  75   Index:  40
    Step   8: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  32: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  37: 16 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  79: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  75   Index: 120
  Step   7: 18 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  75   Index: 134
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  75   Index: 134
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  75   Index: 149
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  75   Index: 149
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  75   Index: 229
  Step   2: 19 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
  Step  18: 20 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  92   Index:  11
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  92   Index:  11
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  92   Index:  11
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  92   Index:  11
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  92   Index:  11
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  92   Index:  11
  Step   9: 21 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
  Step  21: 22 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  39: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  92   Index:  50
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  92   Index:  65
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  92   Index:  65
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  92   Index:  71
  Step   5: 24 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  92   Index: 117
Fabul                                                     Seed:  92   Index: 201
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 109   Index:   5
  Step   7: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.956s)
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 109   Index:  12
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 109   Index:  12
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 109   Index:  21
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 109   Index:  21
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 109   Index:  31
  Step   2: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  31: 27 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  51: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  83: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  84: 30 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  85: 31 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 109   Index: 125
  Step  11: 32 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 109   Index: 168
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 109   Index: 191
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 109   Index: 191
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 109   Index: 196
  Step  39: 33 / Lilith x2 (9.842s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 109   Index: 238
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 109   Index: 255
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 109   Index: 255
Paladin                                                   Seed: 126   Index:   3
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 126   Index:   3
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  20: 34 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 126   Index:  25
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 126   Index:  67
  Step  13: 35 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
  Step  19: 36 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.471s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 126   Index:  97
  Step  15: 37 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 126   Index: 141
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 126   Index: 154
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 126   Index: 154
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 126   Index: 154
  Extra Steps: 3
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 126   Index: 161
  Step  48: 38 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  54: 39 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 126   Index: 251
  Step  19: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 143   Index:  49
  Step  22: 41 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 143   Index:  75
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 143   Index:  75
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 143   Index:  96
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 143   Index: 110
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 143   Index: 110
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 143   Index: 111
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 143   Index: 125
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  17: 42 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
  Step  27: 43 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.701s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 143   Index: 162
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 143   Index: 162
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 143   Index: 163
  Step  11: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 143   Index: 231
  Step   9: 45 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Step  41: 46 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 160   Index:  16
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 160   Index:  16
    Step  59: 47 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 160   Index:  86
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 160   Index:  97
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 160   Index:  97
    Step  11: 48 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 160   Index: 127
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 160   Index: 127
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 160   Index: 129
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 160   Index: 129
  Step   9: 49 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 160   Index: 150
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 160   Index: 150
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 160   Index: 154
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 160   Index: 155
  Step  30: 50 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 160   Index: 193
  Step  18: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 160   Index: 245
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 160   Index: 245
  Step   3: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  15: 53 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 177   Index:   6
  Step   3: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  36: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 177   Index:  92
  Step  30: 56 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 177   Index: 152
  Step  13: 57 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
  Step  18: 58 / Witch x1, SwordMan x2, EpeeGirl x1 (9.161s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 177   Index: 175
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 177   Index: 175
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 177   Index: 176
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 177   Index: 190
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 177   Index: 190
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 177   Index: 209
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 177   Index: 209
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 177   Index: 210

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.