Any% NoCW Seed 44 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1247.266s (saves 55.915s)
Route Encounters
59 (saves 7 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
8

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  44   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  44   Index:   1
  Step  25: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  44   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  44   Index:  37
  Step  10: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  21: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  44   Index:  69
  Step   4: 4 / CaveToad x3 (6.825s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  44   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  44   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  44   Index: 121
  Step   4: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  82: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  44   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  44   Index: 215
  Step  21: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  44   Index: 254
  Step  26: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  61   Index:  32
  Step  21: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  61   Index:  53
  Step  15: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  25: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  46: 12 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  61   Index: 113
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  11: 13 / SandWorm x1 (7.231s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  61   Index: 124
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  61   Index: 125
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  61   Index: 170
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  61   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  61   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  61   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  61   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  61   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  61   Index: 237
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  61   Index: 237
  Step  12: 14 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
  Step  20: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
  Step  29: 16 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  78   Index:  19
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  78   Index:  19
    Step  29: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  58: 18 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  78   Index:  99
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  78   Index: 113
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  78   Index: 113
  Step   5: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
  Step  14: 20 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  78   Index: 128
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  78   Index: 128
    Step  67: 21 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.848s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  78   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  78   Index: 246
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index: 246
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  78   Index: 246
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index: 246
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  78   Index: 246
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  78   Index: 246
  Step   1: 22 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
  Step  30: 23 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  95   Index:  29
  Step  10: 24 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.212s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  95   Index:  44
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  95   Index:  44
  Step   6: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  95   Index:  50
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  95   Index:  96
  Step  52: 26 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  95   Index: 180
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  95   Index: 250
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 112   Index:   1
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 112   Index:   1
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 112   Index:  10
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 112   Index:  10
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 112   Index:  20
  Step  13: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  42: 28 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  62: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  94: 30 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 112   Index: 114
  Step   2: 31 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  22: 32 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 112   Index: 157
  Step   9: 33 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 112   Index: 180
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 112   Index: 180
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 112   Index: 185
  Step  33: 34 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  41: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 112   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 112   Index: 244
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 112   Index: 244
Paladin                                                   Seed: 112   Index: 248
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 112   Index: 248
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 129   Index:  14
  Step  32: 36 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 129   Index:  56
  Step  24: 37 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
  Step  30: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 129   Index:  86
  Step  26: 39 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 129   Index: 130
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 129   Index: 143
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 129   Index: 143
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 129   Index: 143
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 129   Index: 147
  Step  13: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  61: 41 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
  Step  68: 42 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
  Step  90: 43 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 129   Index: 237
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 146   Index:  35
  Step  10: 44 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 146   Index:  61
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 146   Index:  61
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 146   Index:  82
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 146   Index:  96
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 146   Index:  96
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 146   Index:  97
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 146   Index: 111
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  31: 45 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 146   Index: 148
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 146   Index: 148
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 149
  Step   3: 46 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Step  25: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  67: 48 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 146   Index: 217
  Step  26: 49 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 163   Index:   2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 163   Index:   2
    Step   9: 50 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
    Step  14: 51 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 163   Index:  72
  Step   3: 52 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 163   Index:  83
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 163   Index:  83
    Step  25: 53 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 163   Index: 113
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 163   Index: 113
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 163   Index: 115
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 163   Index: 115
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 163   Index: 136
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 163   Index: 136
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 163   Index: 140
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 141
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 179
  Step  17: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  25: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 163   Index: 231
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 231
  Step  17: 56 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 163   Index: 248
  Step  17: 57 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  29: 58 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  49: 59 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 180   Index:  78
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 180   Index: 138
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 180   Index: 161
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 180   Index: 161
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 180   Index: 162
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 180   Index: 176
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 180   Index: 176
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 180   Index: 195
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 180   Index: 195
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 180   Index: 196

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.