Any% NoCW Seed 98 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1230.095s (saves 76.856s)
Route Encounters
55 (saves 10 encounters)
Optional Steps
16
Extra Steps
52

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  98   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  98   Index:   1
Kaipo                                                     Seed:  98   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  98   Index:  37
  Step   2: 1 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
  Step  13: 2 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.096s)
  Step  14: 3 / Sand Man x4 (7.242s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  98   Index:  69
  Step  22: 4 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  98   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed:  98   Index: 101
  Step   1: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  98   Index: 121
  Step  27: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.081s)
  Step  60: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed:  98   Index: 211
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed:  98   Index: 215
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed:  98   Index: 254
  Step  19: 8 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 115   Index:  32
  Step   1: 9 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.149s)
  Step  17: 10 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 115   Index:  53
  Step  35: 11 / Jelly x4 (7.324s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 115   Index: 113
  Step   1: 12 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.163s)
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 115   Index: 122
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 115   Index: 123
  Step  43: 13 / TinyMage x2, WaterHag x4 (8.120s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 115   Index: 168
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 115   Index: 205
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 115   Index: 205
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 115   Index: 206
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 115   Index: 217
  Step   1: 14 / SandWorm x1 (7.264s)
Damcyan                                                   Seed: 115   Index: 221
  Optional Steps: 1
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 115   Index: 229
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 115   Index: 229
Antlion B2F Inward Charm Room Steps                       Seed: 132   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 132   Index:  11
  Antlion B2F Treasure Room                               Seed: 132   Index:  44
    Extra Steps: 2
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 132   Index:  46
    Step  33: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
    Step  44: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.385s)
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 132   Index:  98
  Step  13: 17 / Cream x4 (7.552s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed: 132   Index: 112
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed: 132   Index: 112
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed: 132   Index: 127
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed: 132   Index: 127
    Step  33: 18 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed: 132   Index: 207
  Step   1: 19 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
  Step   8: 20 / Imp x3 (6.648s)
  Step  30: 21 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 132   Index: 245
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 132   Index: 245
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed: 132   Index: 245
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 132   Index: 245
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed: 132   Index: 245
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed: 132   Index: 245
  Extra Steps: 16
  Step  55: 22 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 149   Index:  44
  Step   1: 23 / Gargoyle x2 (7.628s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed: 149   Index:  59
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed: 149   Index:  59
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed: 149   Index:  65
  Step  18: 24 / Gargoyle x2 (7.630s)
  Step  42: 25 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (7.868s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 149   Index: 111
  Step  31: 26 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.555s)
  Step  38: 27 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
  Step  63: 28 / Cocktric x3 (8.241s)
Fabul                                                     Seed: 149   Index: 195
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 8
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed: 166   Index:  17
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed: 166   Index:  24
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 166   Index:  24
Mysidia                                                   Seed: 166   Index:  33
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 166   Index:  33
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 166   Index:  43
  Step  32: 29 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 166   Index: 137
  Step  34: 30 / Soul x2, Red Bone x2 (9.583s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 166   Index: 180
  Step   9: 31 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
  Step  16: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.357s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 166   Index: 203
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 166   Index: 203
  Step   1: 33 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.616s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 166   Index: 208
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 166   Index: 250
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  15: 34 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.869s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed: 183   Index:  11
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 183   Index:  11
Paladin                                                   Seed: 183   Index:  15
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed: 183   Index:  15
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step   6: 35 / Lilith x1 (8.563s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed: 183   Index:  40
  Step   1: 36 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed: 183   Index:  82
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed: 183   Index: 112
  Step  33: 37 / Skelton x3, Red Bone x2 (7.997s)
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed: 183   Index: 156
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed: 183   Index: 169
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed: 183   Index: 169
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed: 183   Index: 169
Old Water-way                                             Seed: 183   Index: 173
  Step  14: 38 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.877s)
  Step  61: 39 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
  Step  79: 40 / Crocdile x1, Piranha x2 (9.538s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed: 200   Index:   7
  Step  12: 41 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed: 200   Index:  61
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed: 200   Index:  87
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 200   Index:  87
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed: 200   Index:  97
    Extra Steps: 12
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed: 200   Index: 109
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 200   Index: 133
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed: 200   Index: 147
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 200   Index: 147
Toroian Castle                                            Seed: 200   Index: 148
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 200   Index: 159
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step  25: 42 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.825s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 200   Index: 197
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 200   Index: 197
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 200   Index: 198
  Step   1: 43 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  23: 44 / Ogre x2 (8.223s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 217   Index:  10
  Step  12: 45 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 217   Index:  51
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 217   Index:  51
    Step  23: 46 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
    Step  50: 47 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 217   Index: 121
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 217   Index: 132
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 217   Index: 132
    Step   1: 48 / VampGirl x2, Cave Bat x3 (10.064s)
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 217   Index: 162
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 217   Index: 162
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 217   Index: 164
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 217   Index: 164
  Step  11: 49 / Cannibal x1, Treant x2 (8.738s)
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 217   Index: 185
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 217   Index: 185
    Optional Steps: 3
    Extra Steps: 12
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 217   Index: 201
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 217   Index: 202
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 217   Index: 240
  Step  50: 50 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (10.314s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 234   Index:  36
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 234   Index:  36
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 234   Index:  53
  Step  78: 51 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  84: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 234   Index: 139
  Step  11: 53 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  24: 54 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
  Step  51: 55 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 234   Index: 199
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 234   Index: 222
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 234   Index: 222
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 234   Index: 223
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 234   Index: 237
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 234   Index: 237
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 251   Index:   0
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 251   Index:   0
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 251   Index:   1

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.