Any% NoCW Seed 56 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1262.183s (saves 89.406s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 18 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
224

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  56   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  56   Index:   1
  Step  14: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  56   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  56   Index:  37
  Step  16: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.049s)
  Step  17: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  56   Index:  69
  Step  20: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
  Step  30: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  56   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  56   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  56   Index: 121
  Step  22: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  56   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  56   Index: 215
  Step  34: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  56   Index: 254
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  73   Index:  32
  Step  11: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  73   Index:  53
  Step  19: 9 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  24: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  73   Index: 113
  Step   6: 11 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.163s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  73   Index: 122
  Extra Steps: 4
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  73   Index: 127
  Step  26: 12 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  73   Index: 172
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  73   Index: 209
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  73   Index: 209
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  73   Index: 210
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  73   Index: 221
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  73   Index: 225
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  73   Index: 250
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  73   Index: 250
  Step  26: 13 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
  Step  38: 14 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.044s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  90   Index:  32
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  90   Index:  32
    Step  44: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
    Step  53: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  90   Index: 112
  Step   5: 17 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  90   Index: 126
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  90   Index: 126
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps                      Seed:  90   Index: 141
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  90   Index: 141
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed:  90   Index: 192
    Extra Steps: 76
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 107   Index:  12
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 107   Index:  46
  Step  16: 18 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
  Step  36: 19 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 107   Index:  84
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 107   Index:  84
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 107   Index:  84
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 107   Index:  84
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 107   Index:  84
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 107   Index:  84
  Step  31: 20 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
  Step  32: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 107   Index: 123
  Step  13: 22 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 107   Index: 138
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 107   Index: 138
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 107   Index: 144
  Step   3: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 107   Index: 190
  Step  27: 24 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  45: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 124   Index:  18
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 124   Index:  88
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 124   Index:  95
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 124   Index:  95
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 124   Index: 104
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 124   Index: 104
  Step   8: 26 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.097s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 124   Index: 114
  Step  41: 27 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  55: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  63: 29 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 124   Index: 208
  Step   1: 30 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (9.131s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 124   Index: 251
  Step  19: 31 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.938s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 141   Index:  18
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 141   Index:  18
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 141   Index:  23
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 141   Index:  65
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   6: 32 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 141   Index:  82
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 141   Index:  82
Paladin                                                   Seed: 141   Index:  86
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 141   Index:  86
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 141   Index: 108
  Step   2: 33 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  34: 34 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 141   Index: 150
  Step   2: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  18: 36 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 141   Index: 180
  Step  18: 37 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 141   Index: 224
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 141   Index: 237
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 141   Index: 237
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 141   Index: 237
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 141   Index: 241
  Step  40: 38 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 158   Index:  75
  Step  30: 39 / Crocdile x2 (10.769s)
  Step  33: 40 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 158   Index: 129
  Step   9: 41 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
  Step  25: 42 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 158   Index: 155
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 158   Index: 155
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 158   Index: 176
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 158   Index: 190
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 158   Index: 190
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 158   Index: 191
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 56
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 175   Index:   5
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  37: 43 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 175   Index:  43
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 175   Index:  43
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 175   Index:  44
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 175   Index: 112
  Step  10: 44 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 175   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 175   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 175   Index: 161
    Extra Steps: 58
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 175   Index: 219
    Step  55: 45 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 192   Index:  26
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 192   Index:  37
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 192   Index:  37
    Step   3: 46 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x6 (11.715s)
    Step  26: 47 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 192   Index:  67
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 192   Index:  67
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 192   Index:  69
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 192   Index:  69
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 192   Index:  90
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 192   Index:  90
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 192   Index: 106
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 192   Index: 107
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 192   Index: 145
  Step  39: 48 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  46: 49 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 192   Index: 197
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 192   Index: 197
  Step  17: 50 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.808s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 192   Index: 214
  Step  80: 51 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 209   Index:  44
  Step  26: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  40: 53 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 209   Index: 104
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 209   Index: 127
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 209   Index: 127
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 209   Index: 128
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 209   Index: 142
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 209   Index: 142
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 209   Index: 161
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 209   Index: 161
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 209   Index: 162

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.