Any% NoCW Seed 57 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1267.327s (saves 77.369s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 14 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
162

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  57   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  57   Index:   1
  Step  14: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
  Step  23: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  57   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  57   Index:  37
  Step  16: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
  Step  17: 4 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  57   Index:  69
  Step  20: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
  Step  30: 6 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  57   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  57   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  57   Index: 121
  Step  22: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  57   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  57   Index: 215
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step  34: 8 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  42: 9 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  74   Index:   2
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  74   Index:  36
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  74   Index:  57
  Step  15: 10 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  20: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  74   Index: 117
  Step   2: 12 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.163s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  74   Index: 126
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  74   Index: 127
  Step  26: 13 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  74   Index: 172
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  74   Index: 209
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  74   Index: 209
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  74   Index: 210
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  74   Index: 221
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  74   Index: 225
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 56
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  91   Index:  33
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  91   Index:  33
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  91   Index:  71
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  91   Index:  71
    Step   5: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
    Step  46: 15 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  91   Index: 151
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  91   Index: 165
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  91   Index: 165
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  91   Index: 180
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  91   Index: 180
    Step  25: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  33: 17 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  50: 18 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  65: 19 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 108   Index:   4
  Step   8: 20 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 108   Index:  42
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 108   Index:  42
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 108   Index:  42
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 108   Index:  42
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 108   Index:  42
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 108   Index:  42
  Step  20: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 108   Index:  81
  Step   1: 22 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 108   Index:  96
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 108   Index:  96
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 108   Index: 102
  Step  12: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
  Step  14: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  34: 25 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  45: 26 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 108   Index: 148
  Step  69: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 108   Index: 232
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 125   Index:  46
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 125   Index:  53
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 125   Index:  53
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 125   Index:  62
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 125   Index:  62
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 125   Index:  72
  Step   8: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  14: 29 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  40: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  83: 31 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  88: 32 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 125   Index: 166
  Step  11: 33 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
  Step  43: 34 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.285s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 125   Index: 209
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 125   Index: 232
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 125   Index: 232
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 125   Index: 237
  Step  33: 35 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 142   Index:  23
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 142   Index:  40
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 142   Index:  40
Paladin                                                   Seed: 142   Index:  44
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 142   Index:  44
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 142   Index:  66
  Step   5: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 142   Index: 108
  Step   2: 37 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 142   Index: 138
  Step   4: 38 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (8.758s)
  Step  14: 39 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  36: 40 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 142   Index: 182
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 142   Index: 195
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 142   Index: 195
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 142   Index: 195
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 142   Index: 199
  Step  41: 41 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  82: 42 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 159   Index:  33
  Step  42: 43 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 159   Index:  87
  Step  21: 44 / Guard x1, Hydra x2 (8.693s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 159   Index: 113
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 159   Index: 113
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 159   Index: 134
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 159   Index: 148
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 159   Index: 148
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 159   Index: 149
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 98
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 176   Index:   5
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  37: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 176   Index:  43
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 176   Index:  43
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 176   Index:  44
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 176   Index: 112
  Step  10: 46 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 176   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 176   Index: 153
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 176   Index: 161
    Extra Steps: 4
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 176   Index: 165
    Step   5: 47 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.285s)
    Step  37: 48 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  54: 49 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 176   Index: 228
  Step   6: 50 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 176   Index: 239
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 176   Index: 239
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 193   Index:  13
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 193   Index:  13
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 193   Index:  15
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 193   Index:  15
  Step   3: 51 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 193   Index:  36
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 193   Index:  36
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 193   Index:  40
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 193   Index:  41
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 193   Index:  79
  Step  25: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step  27: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 193   Index: 131
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 193   Index: 131
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 193   Index: 148
  Step   8: 54 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  36: 55 / Centaur x2, IceBeast x2 (10.289s)
  Step  43: 56 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  66: 57 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 193   Index: 234
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 210   Index:  38
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 210   Index:  61
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 210   Index:  61
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 210   Index:  62
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 210   Index:  76
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 210   Index:  76
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 210   Index:  95
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 210   Index:  95
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 210   Index:  96

Information

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