Any% NoCW Seed 53 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1266.001s (saves 40.592s)
Route Encounters
61 (saves 5 encounters)
Optional Steps
2
Extra Steps
16

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  53   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  53   Index:   1
  Step  14: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step  26: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  53   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  53   Index:  37
  Step  17: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  53   Index:  69
  Step  20: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  53   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  53   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  53   Index: 121
  Step  22: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  46: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  53   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  53   Index: 215
  Step  31: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  53   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  70   Index:  32
  Step  11: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  70   Index:  53
  Extra Steps: 6
  Step  19: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  66: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  70   Index: 119
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  70   Index: 128
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  70   Index: 129
  Step  24: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  70   Index: 174
  Step   4: 12 / Aligator x2 (7.544s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  70   Index: 211
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  70   Index: 211
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  70   Index: 212
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  70   Index: 223
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  70   Index: 227
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  70   Index: 241
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  70   Index: 241
  Step   9: 13 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
  Step  23: 14 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  87   Index:  23
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  87   Index:  23
    Step   9: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  53: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  62: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.110s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  87   Index: 103
  Step  14: 18 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  87   Index: 117
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  87   Index: 117
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  87   Index: 132
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  87   Index: 132
    Step   8: 19 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
    Step  25: 20 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  87   Index: 212
  Step   1: 21 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  87   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index: 250
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  87   Index: 250
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index: 250
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  87   Index: 250
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  87   Index: 250
  Step  18: 22 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 104   Index:  33
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 104   Index:  48
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 104   Index:  48
  Step   3: 23 / Skelton x4 (7.819s)
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 104   Index:  54
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step   8: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  37: 25 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 104   Index: 102
  Step  13: 26 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.808s)
  Step  45: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 104   Index: 186
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 104   Index: 247
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 104   Index: 254
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 104   Index: 254
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 121   Index:   7
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 121   Index:   7
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 121   Index:  17
  Step   6: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  32: 29 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  42: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  71: 31 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 121   Index: 111
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 121   Index: 154
  Step   1: 32 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.938s)
  Step  15: 33 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (9.071s)
  Step  23: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (9.259s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 121   Index: 177
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 121   Index: 177
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 121   Index: 182
  Step  27: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 121   Index: 224
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 121   Index: 241
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 121   Index: 241
Paladin                                                   Seed: 121   Index: 245
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 121   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 138   Index:  11
  Step   3: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 138   Index:  53
  Step  18: 37 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  26: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 138   Index:  83
  Step  28: 39 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 138   Index: 127
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 138   Index: 140
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 138   Index: 140
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 138   Index: 140
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 138   Index: 144
  Step  24: 40 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  54: 41 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 138   Index: 234
  Step   4: 42 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step   6: 43 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  47: 44 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 155   Index:  32
  Step  12: 45 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 155   Index:  58
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 155   Index:  58
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 155   Index:  79
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 155   Index:  93
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 155   Index:  93
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 155   Index:  94
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 155   Index: 105
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 155   Index: 142
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 155   Index: 142
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 155   Index: 143
  Step  11: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  30: 47 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
  Step  42: 48 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  68: 49 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 155   Index: 211
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 155   Index: 252
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 155   Index: 252
    Step   8: 50 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 172   Index:   4
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 172   Index:   6
    Step  36: 51 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 172   Index:  69
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 172   Index:  80
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 172   Index:  80
    Step  15: 52 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 172   Index: 110
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 172   Index: 110
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 172   Index: 112
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 172   Index: 112
  Step  10: 53 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Direct                           Seed: 172   Index: 133
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 172   Index: 133
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 172   Index: 133
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 134
  Step  37: 54 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 172
  Step   4: 55 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  47: 56 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 172   Index: 224
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 224
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 172   Index: 241
  Step  33: 57 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  55: 58 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  78: 59 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 189   Index:  71
  Step  33: 60 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (11.092s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 189   Index: 131
  Step  14: 61 / Witch x1, EpeeGirl x2 (9.664s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 189   Index: 154
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 189   Index: 154
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 189   Index: 155
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 189   Index: 169
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 189   Index: 169
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 189   Index: 188
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 189   Index: 188
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 189   Index: 189

Information

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