Any% NoCW Seed 87 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1270.021s (saves 79.585s)
Route Encounters
58 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
20
Extra Steps
100

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index:   1
  Step   7: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.172s)
  Step  31: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.026s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  87   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  87   Index:  37
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  87   Index:  69
  Step   7: 3 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (6.952s)
  Step  16: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  87   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  87   Index: 101
  Step  16: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  87   Index: 121
  Step  36: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  87   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  87   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  87   Index: 254
  Step  14: 7 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 104   Index:  32
  Step  19: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 104   Index:  53
  Step   9: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
  Step  38: 10 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 104   Index: 113
  Step   2: 11 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.188s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 104   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 104   Index: 123
  Step  24: 12 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 104   Index: 168
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 104   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 104   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 104   Index: 206
  Step  11: 13 / Sand Man x4 (7.347s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 104   Index: 217
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 104   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 6
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 104   Index: 235
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 104   Index: 235
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 121   Index:  17
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 121   Index:  17
    Step   6: 14 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  32: 15 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
    Step  42: 16 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
    Step  71: 17 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 121   Index:  97
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 121   Index: 111
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 121   Index: 111
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 121   Index: 126
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 121   Index: 126
    Step  29: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
    Step  43: 19 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
    Step  51: 20 / SandWorm x2 (6.858s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 121   Index: 206
  Step   3: 21 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.753s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 121   Index: 244
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 121   Index: 244
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 121   Index: 244
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 121   Index: 244
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 121   Index: 244
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 121   Index: 244
  Step  26: 22 / GrayBomb x2, Bomb x2 (8.609s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 138   Index:  27
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 138   Index:  42
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 138   Index:  42
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 138   Index:  48
  Step  23: 23 / Turtle x2 (7.432s)
  Step  31: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 138   Index:  94
  Step  17: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
  Step  74: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 138   Index: 178
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 34
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 155   Index:  26
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 155   Index:  33
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 155   Index:  33
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 155   Index:  42
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 155   Index:  42
  Step   2: 27 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 155   Index:  52
  Step  31: 28 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
  Step  53: 29 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 155   Index: 146
  Step   8: 30 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
  Step  27: 31 / Spirit x3, Skelton x2, Red Bone x1 (9.131s)
  Step  39: 32 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.687s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 155   Index: 189
  Step  22: 33 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.661s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 155   Index: 212
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 155   Index: 212
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 155   Index: 217
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 172   Index:   3
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   1: 34 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.914s)
  Step   2: 35 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 172   Index:  20
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 172   Index:  20
Paladin                                                   Seed: 172   Index:  24
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 172   Index:  24
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  18: 36 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 172   Index:  46
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 172   Index:  88
  Step   7: 37 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 172   Index: 118
  Step   4: 38 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (8.881s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 172   Index: 162
  Step   9: 39 / Needler x2, SwordRat x2 (8.094s)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 172   Index: 175
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 172   Index: 175
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 172   Index: 175
  Extra Steps: 40
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 172   Index: 219
  Step  55: 40 / Pike x3, Piranha x3 (8.025s)
  Step  77: 41 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 189   Index:  53
  Step  10: 42 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (10.151s)
  Step  51: 43 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 189   Index: 107
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 189   Index: 133
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 189   Index: 133
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 189   Index: 143
    Extra Steps: 2
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 189   Index: 145
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 189   Index: 169
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 189   Index: 183
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 189   Index: 183
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 189   Index: 184
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 189   Index: 198
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  35: 44 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.740s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 189   Index: 236
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 189   Index: 236
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 189   Index: 237
  Step  25: 45 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  57: 46 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 206   Index:  49
  Step  21: 47 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 206   Index:  90
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 206   Index:  90
    Step  44: 48 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  61: 49 / Panther x2 (8.033s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 206   Index: 160
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 206   Index: 171
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 206   Index: 171
    Step  28: 50 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 206   Index: 201
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 206   Index: 201
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 206   Index: 203
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 206   Index: 203
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 206   Index: 224
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 206   Index: 224
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 16
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 206   Index: 244
  Optional Steps: 2
  Extra Steps: 2
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 206   Index: 249
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 223   Index:  31
  Step   5: 51 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  24: 52 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
  Step  43: 53 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 223   Index:  83
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 223   Index:  83
  Step  17: 54 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 223   Index: 100
  Step  28: 55 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  32: 56 / SwordMan x1, Ice Liz x2 (10.462s)
  Step  64: 57 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
  Step  75: 58 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.426s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 223   Index: 186
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 223   Index: 246
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 240   Index:  13
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 240   Index:  13
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 240   Index:  14
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 240   Index:  28
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 240   Index:  28
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 240   Index:  47
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 240   Index:  47
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 240   Index:  48

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.