Any% NoCW Seed 45 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1247.510s (saves 60.790s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
15
Extra Steps
14

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index:   1
  Step  25: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  45   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  45   Index:  37
  Step  10: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  21: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  24: 4 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  45   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  45   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  45   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  45   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:  45   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  45   Index: 215
  Step  21: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  45   Index: 254
  Step  26: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  30: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  62   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  62   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:  62   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  62   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 2
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  62   Index: 125
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  62   Index: 170
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  62   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  62   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  62   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  62   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  62   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  62   Index: 233
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  62   Index: 233
  Step  16: 13 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
  Step  24: 14 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
  Step  33: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  79   Index:  15
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  79   Index:  15
    Step  33: 16 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  79   Index:  95
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  79   Index: 109
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  79   Index: 109
  Step   9: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  79   Index: 124
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  79   Index: 124
    Step   3: 18 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  71: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  79   Index: 204
  Step  25: 20 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  79   Index: 242
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  79   Index: 242
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  79   Index: 242
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  79   Index: 242
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  79   Index: 242
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  79   Index: 242
  Step   5: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  34: 22 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  96   Index:  25
  Step  14: 23 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  96   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  96   Index:  40
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  96   Index:  46
  Step   4: 24 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  96   Index:  92
  Step  10: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  56: 26 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  96   Index: 176
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  96   Index: 246
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  96   Index: 253
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  96   Index: 253
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 113   Index:   6
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 113   Index:   6
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 113   Index:  16
  Step   1: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  17: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  46: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  66: 30 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 113   Index: 110
  Step   4: 31 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step   6: 32 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 113   Index: 153
  Step  13: 33 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 113   Index: 176
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 113   Index: 176
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 113   Index: 181
  Step  37: 34 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 113   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   3: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 113   Index: 241
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 113   Index: 241
Paladin                                                   Seed: 113   Index: 245
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 113   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 130   Index:  14
  Step  32: 36 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 130   Index:  56
  Step  24: 37 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 130   Index:  86
  Step   4: 38 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
  Step  26: 39 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 130   Index: 130
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 130   Index: 143
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 130   Index: 143
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 130   Index: 143
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 130   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: 130   Index: 237
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 147   Index:  35
  Step  10: 44 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 147   Index:  61
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 147   Index:  61
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 147   Index:  82
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 147   Index:  96
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 147   Index:  96
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 147   Index:  97
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 147   Index: 110
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  32: 45 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 147   Index: 147
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 147   Index: 147
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 147   Index: 148
  Step   1: 46 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Step  26: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  68: 48 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 147   Index: 216
  Step  27: 49 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 164   Index:   1
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 164   Index:   1
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 164   Index:   9
    Extra Steps: 8
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 164   Index:  17
    Step  58: 50 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 164   Index:  80
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 164   Index:  91
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 164   Index:  91
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 164   Index: 121
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 164   Index: 121
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 164   Index: 123
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 164   Index: 123
  Step  15: 51 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.657s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 164   Index: 144
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 164   Index: 144
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 164   Index: 144
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 145
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 183
  Step   6: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  13: 53 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  21: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 164   Index: 235
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 235
  Step  13: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 164   Index: 252
  Step  13: 56 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  25: 57 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  45: 58 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 181   Index:  82
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 181   Index: 142
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 181   Index: 165
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 181   Index: 165
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 181   Index: 166
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 181   Index: 180
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 181   Index: 180
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 181   Index: 199
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 181   Index: 199
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 181   Index: 200

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.