Any% NoCW Seed 49 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1247.648s (saves 50.702s)
Route Encounters
52 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
10
Extra Steps
206

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  49   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  49   Index:   1
  Step  26: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  49   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  49   Index:  37
  Step  10: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  21: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  24: 4 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  49   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  49   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  49   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  49   Index: 121
  Step  46: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  65: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  49   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 126
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  66   Index:  85
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  66   Index: 124
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  66   Index: 158
  Step  20: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  66   Index: 179
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  66   Index: 239
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  66   Index: 248
  Extra Steps: 18
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  83   Index:  11
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  83   Index:  56
  Step  29: 8 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  83   Index:  93
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  83   Index:  93
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  83   Index:  94
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  83   Index: 105
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  83   Index: 109
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 24
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  83   Index: 140
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  83   Index: 140
  Step  17: 9 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  83   Index: 178
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  83   Index: 178
    Step  17: 10 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
    Step  51: 11 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 100   Index:   2
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 100   Index:  16
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 100   Index:  16
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 100   Index:  31
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 100   Index:  31
    Step   8: 12 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  20: 13 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
    Step  60: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  71: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 100   Index: 111
  Step   4: 16 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
  Step  37: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 100   Index: 149
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 100   Index: 149
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 100   Index: 149
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 100   Index: 149
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 100   Index: 149
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 100   Index: 149
  Step  32: 18 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 100   Index: 188
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 100   Index: 203
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 100   Index: 203
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 100   Index: 209
  Step   8: 19 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 100   Index: 255
  Step  18: 20 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  34: 21 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  50: 22 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  60: 23 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 117   Index:  83
  Optional Steps: 5
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 117   Index: 148
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 117   Index: 155
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 117   Index: 155
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 117   Index: 164
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 117   Index: 164
  Step   2: 24 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
  Step   5: 25 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 117   Index: 174
  Step  44: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  52: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 134   Index:  12
  Step  34: 28 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 134   Index:  55
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 134   Index:  78
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 134   Index:  78
  Step   1: 29 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.832s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 134   Index:  83
  Step   7: 30 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step  28: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 134   Index: 125
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 134   Index: 142
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 134   Index: 142
Paladin                                                   Seed: 134   Index: 146
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 134   Index: 146
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  22: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 134   Index: 169
  Step  39: 33 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 134   Index: 211
  Step  26: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
  Step  27: 35 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 134   Index: 241
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 151   Index:  29
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 151   Index:  42
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 151   Index:  42
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 151   Index:  42
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 151   Index:  46
  Step  37: 36 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
  Step  59: 37 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 151   Index: 136
  Step  13: 38 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  37: 39 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 151   Index: 190
  Step  26: 40 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 151   Index: 216
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 151   Index: 216
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 151   Index: 237
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 151   Index: 251
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 151   Index: 251
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 151   Index: 252
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 168   Index:  16
  Optional Steps: 1
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 168   Index:  54
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 168   Index:  54
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 168   Index:  55
  Step  40: 41 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 168   Index: 123
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 168   Index: 164
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 168   Index: 164
    Step   7: 42 / Cave Bat x3 (9.265s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 168   Index: 172
    Extra Steps: 32
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 168   Index: 204
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 185   Index:  11
  Step  10: 43 / Panther x2, Ogre x1, CaveNaga x1 (9.026s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 185   Index:  22
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 185   Index:  22
    Step  19: 44 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 185   Index:  52
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 185   Index:  52
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 185   Index:  54
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 185   Index:  54
  Step   9: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 185   Index:  75
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 185   Index:  75
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 185   Index:  75
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 185   Index:  76
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 185   Index: 114
  Step  31: 46 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 185   Index: 166
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 185   Index: 166
  Step   6: 47 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 185   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: 202   Index:  13
  Step  25: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 202   Index:  73
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 202   Index:  96
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 202   Index:  96
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 202   Index:  97
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 202   Index: 111
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 202   Index: 111
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 202   Index: 130
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 202   Index: 130
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 202   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.