Any% NoCW Seed 97 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1246.089s (saves 38.228s)
Route Encounters
59 (saves 4 encounters)
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
6

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  97   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  97   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  97   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  97   Index:  37
  Step   2: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  13: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  97   Index:  69
  Step  22: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (6.866s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  97   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  97   Index: 101
  Step   1: 4 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  97   Index: 121
  Step  27: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  60: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  97   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  97   Index: 215
  Step  15: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  97   Index: 254
  Step  19: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 114   Index:  32
  Step   1: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  17: 10 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 114   Index:  53
  Step  29: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 114   Index: 113
  Step   1: 12 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.163s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 114   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 114   Index: 123
  Step  43: 13 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 114   Index: 168
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 114   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 114   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 114   Index: 206
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 114   Index: 217
  Step   1: 14 / SandWorm x1 (7.264s)
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 114   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 114   Index: 228
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 114   Index: 228
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed: 131   Index:  10
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 131   Index:  10
    Step  36: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  69: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
    Step  80: 17 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 131   Index:  90
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 131   Index: 104
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 131   Index: 104
  Step   8: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 131   Index: 119
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 131   Index: 119
    Step  41: 19 / Cream x4 (7.523s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 131   Index: 199
  Step   9: 20 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
  Step  16: 21 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
  Step  38: 22 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 131   Index: 237
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 131   Index: 237
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 131   Index: 237
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 131   Index: 237
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 131   Index: 237
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 131   Index: 237
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 148   Index:  20
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 148   Index:  35
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 148   Index:  35
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 148   Index:  41
  Step   3: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step   4: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 148   Index:  87
  Step  20: 25 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  23: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  55: 27 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  62: 28 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  65: 29 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 148   Index: 171
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 2
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 148   Index: 243
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 148   Index: 250
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 148   Index: 250
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 165   Index:   3
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 165   Index:   3
  Step   2: 30 / Raven x1 (8.356s)
  Step   8: 31 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 165   Index:  13
  Step   3: 32 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  62: 33 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (7.932s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 165   Index: 107
  Step  31: 34 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.067s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 165   Index: 150
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 165   Index: 173
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 165   Index: 173
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 165   Index: 178
  Step  11: 35 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
  Step  18: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  26: 37 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 165   Index: 220
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 165   Index: 237
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 165   Index: 237
Paladin                                                   Seed: 165   Index: 241
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 165   Index: 241
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 4
  Step  24: 38 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 182   Index:  12
  Step   9: 39 / Soul x3, Ghoul x1, Revenant x1 (9.621s)
  Step  29: 40 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.923s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 182   Index:  54
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 182   Index:  84
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 182   Index: 128
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 182   Index: 141
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 182   Index: 141
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 182   Index: 141
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 182   Index: 145
  Step  42: 41 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  57: 42 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
  Step  89: 43 / Piranha x2, FangShel x1, EvilShel x1 (9.096s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 182   Index: 235
  Step  17: 44 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (10.343s)
  Step  40: 45 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (14.265s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 199   Index:  33
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct                            Seed: 199   Index:  59
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 199   Index:  59
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 199   Index:  80
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 199   Index:  94
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 199   Index:  94
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 199   Index:  95
  Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 199   Index: 109
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  26: 46 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.204s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 199   Index: 147
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 199   Index: 147
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 199   Index: 148
  Step   8: 47 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.525s)
  Step  51: 48 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 199   Index: 216
  Step   5: 49 / CaveNaga x1, Python x2 (8.779s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 216   Index:   1
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 216   Index:   1
    Step  21: 50 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 216   Index:  71
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 216   Index:  82
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 216   Index:  82
    Step  19: 51 / CaveNaga x2, Python x2 (9.102s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 216   Index: 112
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 216   Index: 112
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 216   Index: 114
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 216   Index: 114
  Step  19: 52 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.738s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 216   Index: 135
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 216   Index: 135
    Optional Steps: 3
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 216   Index: 139
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 216   Index: 140
  Step  35: 53 / Centaur x3 (8.469s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 216   Index: 178
  Step  19: 54 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  22: 55 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
  Step  23: 56 / Centaur x1, Gremlin x2 (8.473s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 216   Index: 230
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 216   Index: 230
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 216   Index: 247
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 233   Index:  77
  Step  54: 57 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
  Step  60: 58 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.444s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 233   Index: 137
  Step  13: 59 / EpeeGirl x1, Ice Liz x1, IceBeast x1 (9.946s)
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 233   Index: 160
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 233   Index: 160
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 233   Index: 161
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 233   Index: 175
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 233   Index: 175
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 233   Index: 194
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 233   Index: 194
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 233   Index: 195

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.