Any% NoCW Seed 52 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1261.828s (saves 27.561s)
Route Encounters
59 (saves 5 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
58

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  52   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  52   Index:   1
  Step  26: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  52   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  52   Index:  37
  Step  17: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  24: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  52   Index:  69
  Step  20: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  52   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  52   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  52   Index: 121
  Step  22: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  46: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  65: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  52   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  52   Index: 215
  Step  31: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  52   Index: 254
  Step  32: 9 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  69   Index:  32
  Step  11: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  69   Index:  53
  Extra Steps: 6
  Step  66: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  69   Index: 119
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  69   Index: 128
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  69   Index: 129
  Step  24: 12 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  69   Index: 174
  Step   4: 13 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  69   Index: 211
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  69   Index: 211
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  69   Index: 212
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  69   Index: 223
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  69   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 30
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  86   Index:   9
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  86   Index:   9
  Step  23: 14 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  86   Index:  47
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  86   Index:  47
    Step  29: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  38: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  70: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  86   Index: 127
  Step  13: 18 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  86   Index: 141
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  86   Index: 141
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  86   Index: 156
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  86   Index: 156
    Step   1: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  73: 20 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  86   Index: 236
  Step  32: 21 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 103   Index:  18
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 103   Index:  18
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 103   Index:  18
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 103   Index:  18
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 103   Index:  18
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 103   Index:  18
  Step  33: 22 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 103   Index:  57
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 103   Index:  72
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 103   Index:  72
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 103   Index:  78
  Step  13: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  24: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  37: 25 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 103   Index: 124
  Step  23: 26 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  57: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 103   Index: 208
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 120   Index:  24
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 120   Index:  31
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 120   Index:  31
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 120   Index:  40
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 120   Index:  40
  Step   9: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 120   Index:  50
  Step   9: 29 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  38: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 120   Index: 144
  Step  25: 31 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  33: 32 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 120   Index: 187
  Step  22: 33 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 120   Index: 210
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 120   Index: 210
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 120   Index: 215
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 137   Index:   1
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  13: 34 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.933s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 137   Index:  18
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 137   Index:  18
Paladin                                                   Seed: 137   Index:  22
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 137   Index:  22
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 137   Index:  45
  Step  26: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
  Step  34: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 137   Index:  87
  Step   3: 37 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  24: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 137   Index: 117
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 137   Index: 161
  Step   7: 39 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.400s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 137   Index: 174
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 137   Index: 174
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 137   Index: 174
  Extra Steps: 20
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 137   Index: 198
  Step  40: 40 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  83: 41 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 154   Index:  32
  Step  12: 42 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  51: 43 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 154   Index:  86
  Step  19: 44 / Guard x2 (8.494s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 154   Index: 112
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 154   Index: 112
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 154   Index: 133
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 154   Index: 147
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 154   Index: 147
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 154   Index: 148
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 154   Index: 159
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  14: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 154   Index: 197
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 154   Index: 197
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 154   Index: 198
  Step  13: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  62: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  63: 48 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 171   Index:  10
  Step  32: 49 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 171   Index:  51
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 171   Index:  51
    Step  44: 50 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 171   Index: 121
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 171   Index: 132
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 171   Index: 132
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 171   Index: 162
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 171   Index: 162
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 171   Index: 164
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 171   Index: 164
  Step   7: 51 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
  Step  12: 52 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 171   Index: 185
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 171   Index: 185
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 171   Index: 189
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 171   Index: 190
  Step  29: 53 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 171   Index: 228
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 188   Index:  24
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 188   Index:  24
  Step  16: 54 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 188   Index:  41
  Step  22: 55 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  63: 56 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 188   Index: 127
  Step  18: 57 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  45: 58 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 188   Index: 187
  Step   4: 59 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 188   Index: 210
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 188   Index: 210
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 188   Index: 211
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 188   Index: 225
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 188   Index: 225
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 188   Index: 244
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 188   Index: 244
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 188   Index: 245

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.