Any% NoCW Seed 72 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1252.555s (saves 61.378s)
Route Encounters
57 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
13
Extra Steps
90

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  72   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  72   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  72   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  72   Index:  37
  Step   6: 1 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  72   Index:  69
  Step   3: 2 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
  Step   8: 3 / CaveToad x3 (6.825s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  72   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  72   Index: 101
  Step  18: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  72   Index: 121
  Step  32: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  72   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 90
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  89   Index:  49
  Step  27: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  36: 7 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  89   Index:  88
  Step  29: 8 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  89   Index: 122
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  89   Index: 143
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  89   Index: 203
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  89   Index: 212
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  89   Index: 213
  Step  32: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 106   Index:   2
  Step  10: 10 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 106   Index:  39
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 106   Index:  39
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 106   Index:  40
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 106   Index:  51
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 106   Index:  55
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 106   Index:  62
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 106   Index:  62
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 106   Index: 100
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 106   Index: 100
    Step  15: 11 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  16: 12 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  36: 13 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  47: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 106   Index: 180
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 106   Index: 194
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 106   Index: 194
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 106   Index: 209
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 106   Index: 209
    Step   8: 15 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
    Step  26: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  70: 17 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 123   Index:  33
  Step  26: 18 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 123   Index:  71
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 123   Index:  71
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 123   Index:  71
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 123   Index:  71
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 123   Index:  71
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 123   Index:  71
  Step   9: 19 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
  Step  15: 20 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 123   Index: 110
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 123   Index: 125
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 123   Index: 125
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 123   Index: 131
  Step  24: 21 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  38: 22 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
  Step  46: 23 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 123   Index: 177
  Step  32: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 140   Index:   5
  Optional Steps: 6
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 140   Index:  71
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 140   Index:  78
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 140   Index:  78
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 140   Index:  87
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 140   Index:  87
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 140   Index:  97
  Step  13: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  14: 26 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  55: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  71: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 140   Index: 191
  Step   7: 29 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 140   Index: 234
  Step   4: 30 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
  Step   6: 31 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.938s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 157   Index:   1
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 157   Index:   1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 157   Index:   6
  Step  19: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 157   Index:  48
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 157   Index:  65
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 157   Index:  65
Paladin                                                   Seed: 157   Index:  69
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 157   Index:  69
  Optional Steps: 0
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 157   Index:  91
  Step  14: 33 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
  Step  17: 34 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 157   Index: 133
  Step  21: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 157   Index: 163
  Step  10: 36 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  22: 37 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 157   Index: 207
  Step   4: 38 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.400s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 157   Index: 220
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 157   Index: 220
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 157   Index: 220
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 157   Index: 224
  Step  24: 39 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  36: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  74: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 174   Index:  58
  Step  37: 42 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 174   Index: 112
  Step  10: 43 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 174   Index: 138
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 174   Index: 138
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 174   Index: 159
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 174   Index: 173
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 174   Index: 173
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 174   Index: 174
  Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 174   Index: 187
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  32: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 174   Index: 224
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 174   Index: 224
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 174   Index: 225
  Step  49: 45 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 191   Index:  37
  Step   3: 46 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
  Step  26: 47 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 191   Index:  78
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 191   Index:  78
    Step  26: 48 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 191   Index: 148
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 191   Index: 159
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 191   Index: 159
    Step  25: 49 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 191   Index: 189
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 191   Index: 189
  Step   2: 50 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 191   Index: 191
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 191   Index: 191
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 191   Index: 212
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 191   Index: 212
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 191   Index: 216
  Optional Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 191   Index: 219
  Step  14: 51 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 208   Index:   1
  Step   5: 52 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  37: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 208   Index:  53
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 208   Index:  53
  Step  17: 54 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 208   Index:  70
  Step  14: 55 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  64: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 208   Index: 156
  Step  51: 57 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 208   Index: 216
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 208   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 208   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 208   Index: 240
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 208   Index: 254
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 208   Index: 254
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 225   Index:  17
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 225   Index:  17
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 225   Index:  18

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.