Any% NoCW Seed 48 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1257.094s (saves 54.209s)
Route Encounters
52 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
14
Extra Steps
192

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  48   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  48   Index:   1
  Step  25: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step  26: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  48   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  48   Index:  37
  Step  10: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  21: 4 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
  Step  24: 5 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  48   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  48   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  48   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  48   Index: 121
  Step  65: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  48   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  48   Index: 215
  Step  21: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  31: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  48   Index: 254
  Step  30: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  32: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  65   Index:  32
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  65   Index:  53
  Step  15: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  25: 12 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  65   Index: 113
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  65   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 2
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  65   Index: 125
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  65   Index: 170
  Step   8: 13 / Mad Toad x4 (7.317s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  65   Index: 207
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  65   Index: 207
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  65   Index: 208
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  65   Index: 219
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  65   Index: 223
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 36
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  82   Index:  11
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  82   Index:  11
  Step  37: 14 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed:  82   Index:  49
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  82   Index:  49
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  82   Index:  82
    Extra Steps: 76
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  82   Index: 158
    Step  37: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  82   Index: 210
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  82   Index: 224
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  82   Index: 224
  Step   5: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  82   Index: 239
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  82   Index: 239
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  99   Index:  34
    Extra Steps: 18
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  99   Index:  52
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  99   Index:  86
  Step   5: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Step  16: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  99   Index: 124
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  99   Index: 124
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  99   Index: 124
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  99   Index: 124
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  99   Index: 124
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  99   Index: 124
  Step  24: 19 / Bomb x3 (7.915s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  99   Index: 163
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  99   Index: 178
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  99   Index: 178
  Step   3: 20 / Skelton x4 (7.819s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  99   Index: 184
  Step  33: 21 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  99   Index: 230
  Step  43: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  59: 23 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  75: 24 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 116   Index:  58
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 20
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 116   Index: 148
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 116   Index: 155
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 116   Index: 155
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 116   Index: 164
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 116   Index: 164
  Step   2: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 116   Index: 174
  Step  44: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  52: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 133   Index:  12
  Step  34: 28 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 133   Index:  55
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 133   Index:  78
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 133   Index:  78
  Step   1: 29 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.832s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 133   Index:  83
  Step   7: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  28: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 133   Index: 125
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 133   Index: 142
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 133   Index: 142
Paladin                                                   Seed: 133   Index: 146
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 133   Index: 146
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 133   Index: 168
  Step  40: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 133   Index: 210
  Step   5: 33 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.549s)
  Step  27: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  28: 35 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 133   Index: 240
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 150   Index:  28
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 150   Index:  41
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 150   Index:  41
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 150   Index:  41
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 150   Index:  45
  Step  38: 36 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  62: 37 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 150   Index: 135
  Step  14: 38 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  38: 39 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 150   Index: 189
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 150   Index: 215
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 150   Index: 215
    Step   1: 40 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 150   Index: 236
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 150   Index: 250
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 150   Index: 250
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 150   Index: 251
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 167   Index:  17
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 167   Index:  54
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 167   Index:  54
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 167   Index:  55
  Step  40: 41 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 167   Index: 123
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 167   Index: 164
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 167   Index: 164
    Step   7: 42 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 167   Index: 172
    Extra Steps: 32
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 167   Index: 204
    Step  61: 43 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 184   Index:  11
  Step  10: 44 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 184   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 184   Index:  22
    Step  19: 45 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 184   Index:  52
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 184   Index:  52
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 184   Index:  54
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 184   Index:  54
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 184   Index:  75
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 184   Index:  75
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 184   Index:  75
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 184   Index:  76
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 184   Index: 114
  Step  31: 46 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 184   Index: 166
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 184   Index: 166
  Step   6: 47 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 184   Index: 183
  Step   4: 48 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  50: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  69: 50 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
  Step  79: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 201   Index:  13
  Step   6: 52 / Witch x1, IceBeast x2, EpeeGirl x1 (11.309s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 201   Index:  73
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 201   Index:  96
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 201   Index:  96
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 201   Index:  97
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 201   Index: 111
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 201   Index: 111
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 201   Index: 130
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 201   Index: 130
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 201   Index: 131

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.