Any% NoCW Seed 78 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1266.567s (saves 62.397s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 16 encounters)
Optional Steps
8
Extra Steps
228

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index:   0
  Step   1: 1 / Imp x4 (6.962s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index:   1
  Step   9: 2 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  78   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  78   Index:  37
  Step  11: 3 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  78   Index:  69
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  78   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  78   Index: 101
  Step  17: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  78   Index: 121
  Step   6: 5 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  74: 6 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  78   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 22
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  78   Index: 237
  Step  10: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
  Step  39: 8 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  95   Index:  20
  Step  19: 9 / CaveToad x3 (7.014s)
  Step  30: 10 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed:  95   Index:  54
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed:  95   Index:  75
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  95   Index: 135
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed:  95   Index: 144
  Extra Steps: 36
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed:  95   Index: 181
  Step  24: 11 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed:  95   Index: 226
  Step   4: 12 / Mad Toad x4 (7.317s)
  Step  19: 13 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 112   Index:   7
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 112   Index:   7
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 112   Index:   8
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 112   Index:  19
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 112   Index:  23
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 112   Index:  33
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 112   Index:  33
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 112   Index:  71
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 112   Index:  71
    Step  11: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 112   Index: 104
    Extra Steps: 32
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 112   Index: 136
    Step  30: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 112   Index: 188
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 112   Index: 202
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 112   Index: 202
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 112   Index: 217
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 112   Index: 217
    Step   1: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.464s)
    Step   9: 17 / SandWorm x1, Sandpede x1 (6.848s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 129   Index:  41
  Step   5: 18 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 129   Index:  79
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 129   Index:  79
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 129   Index:  79
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 129   Index:  79
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 129   Index:  79
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 129   Index:  79
  Step   1: 19 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
  Step   7: 20 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
  Step  33: 21 / Spirit x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 129   Index: 118
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 129   Index: 133
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 129   Index: 133
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 129   Index: 139
  Step  21: 22 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 129   Index: 185
  Step  23: 23 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.254s)
  Step  30: 24 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  52: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 146   Index:  13
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 146   Index:  73
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 146   Index:  80
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 146   Index:  80
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 146   Index:  89
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 146   Index:  89
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 146   Index:  99
  Step   8: 26 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step  11: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  43: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  53: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  75: 30 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 146   Index: 193
  Step  23: 31 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (9.131s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 146   Index: 236
  Step   7: 32 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.661s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 163   Index:   3
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 163   Index:   3
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 163   Index:   8
  Step   3: 33 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step   8: 34 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 163   Index:  50
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 163   Index:  67
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 163   Index:  67
Paladin                                                   Seed: 163   Index:  71
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 163   Index:  71
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step   4: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 163   Index:  96
  Step  12: 36 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  42: 37 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 163   Index: 138
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 163   Index: 168
  Step  28: 38 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.429s)
  Step  36: 39 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 163   Index: 212
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 163   Index: 225
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 163   Index: 225
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 163   Index: 225
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 163   Index: 229
  Step  19: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  36: 41 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  48: 42 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  68: 43 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 180   Index:  63
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 180   Index: 117
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 180   Index: 143
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 180   Index: 143
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 180   Index: 164
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 180   Index: 178
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 180   Index: 178
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 180   Index: 179
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 10
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 180   Index: 203
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  31: 44 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 180   Index: 240
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 180   Index: 240
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 180   Index: 241
  Step  34: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 197   Index:  53
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps                    Seed: 197   Index:  94
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 197   Index:  94
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room                               Seed: 197   Index: 102
    Extra Steps: 120
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 197   Index: 222
    Step  56: 46 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 214   Index:  29
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 214   Index:  40
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 214   Index:  40
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 214   Index:  70
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 214   Index:  70
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 214   Index:  72
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 214   Index:  72
  Step  12: 47 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.677s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 214   Index:  93
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 214   Index:  93
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 4
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 214   Index: 101
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 214   Index: 102
  Step  31: 48 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  37: 49 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 214   Index: 140
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 214   Index: 192
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 214   Index: 192
  Step   8: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.023s)
  Step   9: 51 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  15: 52 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 214   Index: 209
  Step  50: 53 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 231   Index:  39
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 231   Index:  99
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 231   Index: 122
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 231   Index: 122
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 231   Index: 123
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 231   Index: 137
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 231   Index: 137
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 231   Index: 156
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 231   Index: 156
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 231   Index: 157

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.