Any% NoCW Seed 85 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1262.554s (saves 58.627s)
Route Encounters
56 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
19
Extra Steps
158

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  85   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  85   Index:   1
  Step   7: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
  Step   9: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  85   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  85   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  85   Index:  69
  Step   7: 3 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
  Step  16: 4 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  85   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  85   Index: 101
  Step  16: 5 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  85   Index: 121
  Step  19: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  36: 7 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  85   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 24
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  85   Index: 239
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 102   Index:  22
  Step  29: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 102   Index:  56
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 102   Index:  77
  Step  14: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  25: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
  Step  38: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 102   Index: 137
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 102   Index: 146
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 102   Index: 147
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 102   Index: 192
  Step  25: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 102   Index: 229
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 102   Index: 229
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 102   Index: 230
  Step   5: 13 / Sand Man x4 (7.347s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 102   Index: 241
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 102   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 102   Index: 253
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 102   Index: 253
  Step  20: 14 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 119   Index:  35
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 119   Index:  35
    Step  14: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  24: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
    Step  53: 17 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 119   Index: 115
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 119   Index: 129
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 119   Index: 129
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 119   Index: 144
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 119   Index: 144
    Step  22: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  25: 19 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
    Step  33: 20 / Weeper x2 (7.132s)
    Step  65: 21 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 119   Index: 224
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 136   Index:   6
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 136   Index:   6
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 136   Index:   6
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 136   Index:   6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 136   Index:   6
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 136   Index:   6
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 136   Index:  45
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 136   Index:  60
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 136   Index:  60
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 136   Index:  66
  Step   5: 22 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  13: 23 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
  Step  24: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  45: 25 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.430s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 136   Index: 112
  Step  56: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 136   Index: 196
  Optional Steps: 10
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 153   Index:  10
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 153   Index:  17
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 153   Index:  17
  Step   8: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.293s)
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 153   Index:  26
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 153   Index:  26
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 153   Index:  36
  Step   8: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step   9: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  47: 30 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  69: 31 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 153   Index: 130
  Step  19: 32 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  43: 33 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 153   Index: 173
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 153   Index: 196
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 153   Index: 196
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 153   Index: 201
  Step  10: 34 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 153   Index: 243
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 170   Index:   4
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 170   Index:   4
  Step   1: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.744s)
Paladin                                                   Seed: 170   Index:   8
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 170   Index:   8
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 170   Index:  31
  Step  11: 36 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 170   Index:  73
  Step  22: 37 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 170   Index: 103
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 170   Index: 147
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 170   Index: 160
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 170   Index: 160
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 170   Index: 160
  Extra Steps: 66
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 170   Index: 230
  Step  47: 38 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  66: 39 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  89: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 187   Index:  64
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 187   Index: 118
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 187   Index: 144
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 187   Index: 144
    Step   1: 41 / AquaWorm x2 (8.305s)
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 187   Index: 165
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 187   Index: 179
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 187   Index: 179
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 187   Index: 180
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 68
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 204   Index:   6
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  32: 42 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 204   Index:  44
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 204   Index:  44
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 204   Index:  45
  Step  25: 43 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  64: 44 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 204   Index: 113
  Step  22: 45 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  38: 46 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 204   Index: 154
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 204   Index: 154
    Step  45: 47 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 204   Index: 224
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 204   Index: 235
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 204   Index: 235
    Step   9: 48 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 221   Index:   9
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 221   Index:   9
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 221   Index:  11
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 221   Index:  11
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 221   Index:  32
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 221   Index:  32
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 221   Index:  36
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 221   Index:  37
  Step  37: 49 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 221   Index:  75
  Step  25: 50 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 221   Index: 127
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 221   Index: 127
  Step   1: 51 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step   5: 52 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 221   Index: 144
  Step  31: 53 / SwordMan x2 (12.756s)
  Step  53: 54 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  57: 55 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 221   Index: 230
  Step  60: 56 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 238   Index:  34
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 238   Index:  57
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 238   Index:  57
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 238   Index:  58
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 238   Index:  72
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 238   Index:  72
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 238   Index:  91
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 238   Index:  91
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 238   Index:  92

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.