Any% NoCW Seed 74 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1260.541s (saves 40.151s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 8 encounters)
Optional Steps
11
Extra Steps
92

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  74   Index:   0
  Step   1: 1 / Imp x4 (6.962s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  74   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  74   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  74   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  74   Index:  69
  Step   3: 2 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
  Step   8: 3 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  74   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  74   Index: 101
  Step  18: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  74   Index: 121
  Step   6: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  74   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 78
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  91   Index:  37
  Step  39: 6 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  91   Index:  76
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  91   Index: 110
  Step   7: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  91   Index: 131
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  91   Index: 191
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  91   Index: 200
  Extra Steps: 14
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  91   Index: 215
  Step  15: 8 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  30: 9 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 108   Index:   4
  Step   8: 10 / Aligator x1, WaterBug x2 (7.292s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 108   Index:  41
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 108   Index:  41
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 108   Index:  42
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 108   Index:  53
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 108   Index:  57
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 108   Index:  64
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 108   Index:  64
  Step  18: 11 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.755s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 108   Index: 102
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 108   Index: 102
    Step  12: 12 / SandWorm x2 (6.841s)
    Step  14: 13 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  34: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  45: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 108   Index: 182
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 108   Index: 196
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 108   Index: 196
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 108   Index: 211
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 108   Index: 211
    Step  24: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step  68: 17 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 125   Index:  35
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 125   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 125   Index:  73
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 125   Index:  73
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 125   Index:  73
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 125   Index:  73
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 125   Index:  73
  Step   7: 18 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  13: 19 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
  Step  39: 20 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 125   Index: 112
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 125   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 125   Index: 127
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 125   Index: 133
  Step  22: 21 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  27: 22 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
  Step  44: 23 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.007s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 125   Index: 179
  Step  30: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 142   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 7
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 142   Index:  74
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 142   Index:  81
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 142   Index:  81
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 142   Index:  90
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 142   Index:  90
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 142   Index: 100
  Step  10: 25 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  42: 26 / Raven x1, Cocktric x3 (9.100s)
  Step  52: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  68: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  74: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 142   Index: 194
  Step   4: 30 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 142   Index: 237
  Step   3: 31 / Spirit x2, Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.938s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 159   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 159   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 159   Index:   9
  Step  16: 32 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 159   Index:  51
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 159   Index:  68
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 159   Index:  68
Paladin                                                   Seed: 159   Index:  72
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 159   Index:  72
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   3: 33 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.489s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 159   Index:  94
  Step  14: 34 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 159   Index: 136
  Step   2: 35 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  18: 36 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 159   Index: 166
  Step  19: 37 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 159   Index: 210
  Step   1: 38 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.400s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 159   Index: 223
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 159   Index: 223
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 159   Index: 223
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 159   Index: 227
  Step  21: 39 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  33: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  71: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 176   Index:  61
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 176   Index: 115
  Step   7: 42 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 176   Index: 141
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 176   Index: 141
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 176   Index: 162
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 176   Index: 176
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 176   Index: 176
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 176   Index: 177
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 176   Index: 188
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  14: 43 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
  Step  31: 44 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 176   Index: 225
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 176   Index: 225
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 176   Index: 226
  Step   8: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  48: 46 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 193   Index:  38
  Step   2: 47 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 193   Index:  79
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 193   Index:  79
    Step  25: 48 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
    Step  27: 49 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 193   Index: 149
  Step   7: 50 / Panther x2, Ogre x2 (8.977s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 193   Index: 160
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 193   Index: 160
    Step  24: 51 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 193   Index: 190
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 193   Index: 190
  Step   1: 52 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.107s)
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 193   Index: 192
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 193   Index: 192
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 193   Index: 213
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 193   Index: 213
    Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 193   Index: 216
  Optional Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 193   Index: 219
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 210   Index:   1
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 210   Index:  53
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 210   Index:  53
  Step  17: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 210   Index:  70
  Step  14: 54 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  64: 55 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  69: 56 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 210   Index: 156
  Step  44: 57 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  51: 58 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 210   Index: 216
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 210   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 210   Index: 239
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 210   Index: 240
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 210   Index: 254
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 210   Index: 254
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 227   Index:  17
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 227   Index:  17
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 227   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.