Any% NoCW Seed 68 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1276.741s (saves 23.426s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
17
Extra Steps
130

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  68   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  68   Index:   1
  Step  27: 1 / Imp x4 (6.882s)
  Step  29: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  68   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  68   Index:  37
  Step   6: 3 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  68   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  68   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  68   Index: 101
  Step  18: 4 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  68   Index: 121
  Step  32: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  57: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  68   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 16
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  68   Index: 231
  Step  19: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  33: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  85   Index:  14
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  85   Index:  48
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  85   Index:  69
  Step   7: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
  Step  16: 10 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
  Step  48: 11 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  85   Index: 129
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  85   Index: 138
  Extra Steps: 18
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  85   Index: 157
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  85   Index: 202
  Step  27: 12 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed:  85   Index: 239
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  85   Index: 239
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  85   Index: 240
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  85   Index: 251
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  85   Index: 255
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 102   Index:   6
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 102   Index:   6
  Step  33: 13 / Imp x3 (6.649s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 102   Index:  44
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 102   Index:  44
    Step   7: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
    Step  47: 15 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.829s)
    Step  58: 16 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  71: 17 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 102   Index: 124
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 102   Index: 138
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 102   Index: 138
  Step   9: 18 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 102   Index: 153
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 102   Index: 153
    Step  64: 19 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.124s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 102   Index: 233
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step   2: 20 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
  Step  40: 21 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 119   Index:  17
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 119   Index:  17
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 119   Index:  17
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 119   Index:  17
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 119   Index:  17
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 119   Index:  17
  Step  32: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 119   Index:  56
  Step   3: 23 / Cocktric x3 (7.813s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 119   Index:  71
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 119   Index:  71
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 119   Index:  77
  Step  11: 24 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 119   Index: 123
  Step  43: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  46: 26 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.663s)
  Step  54: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 119   Index: 207
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 58
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 136   Index:  79
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 136   Index:  86
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 136   Index:  86
  Step   4: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.821s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 136   Index:  95
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 136   Index:  95
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 136   Index: 105
  Step   6: 29 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
  Step  63: 30 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  93: 31 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 136   Index: 199
  Step  38: 32 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (9.131s)
  Step  39: 33 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 136   Index: 242
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 153   Index:   9
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 153   Index:   9
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 153   Index:  14
  Step  11: 34 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.197s)
  Step  30: 35 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
  Step  31: 36 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 153   Index:  56
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 153   Index:  73
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 153   Index:  73
Paladin                                                   Seed: 153   Index:  77
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 153   Index:  77
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   6: 37 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 153   Index: 100
  Step   5: 38 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 153   Index: 142
  Step   7: 39 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 153   Index: 172
  Step   1: 40 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.065s)
  Step  39: 41 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 153   Index: 216
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 153   Index: 229
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 153   Index: 229
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 153   Index: 229
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 153   Index: 233
  Step  28: 42 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  65: 43 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 170   Index:  67
  Step  28: 44 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 170   Index: 121
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 170   Index: 147
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 170   Index: 147
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 170   Index: 168
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 170   Index: 182
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 170   Index: 182
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 170   Index: 183
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 22
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 170   Index: 219
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 187   Index:   0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 187   Index:   0
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 187   Index:   1
  Step  20: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
  Step  39: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
  Step  62: 47 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 187   Index:  69
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 187   Index: 110
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 187   Index: 110
    Step  35: 48 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  62: 49 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 187   Index: 180
  Step  11: 50 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 187   Index: 191
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 187   Index: 191
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 187   Index: 221
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 187   Index: 221
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 187   Index: 223
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 187   Index: 223
  Step  10: 51 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 187   Index: 244
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 187   Index: 244
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 14
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 204   Index:   6
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 204   Index:   7
  Step  31: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 204   Index:  45
  Step  25: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 204   Index:  97
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 204   Index:  97
  Step  12: 54 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 204   Index: 114
  Step  21: 55 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  37: 56 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  85: 57 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 204   Index: 200
  Step  44: 58 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 221   Index:   4
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 221   Index:  27
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 221   Index:  27
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 221   Index:  28
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 221   Index:  42
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 221   Index:  42
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 221   Index:  61
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 221   Index:  61
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 221   Index:  62

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.