Final Fantasy IV Information
Any% No64 (Edge+Drain) Marathon Safe Seed 45 Step Route

Jason Lynch <jason@calindora.com> (Aexoden)

Route Information

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% No64 (Edge+Drain) Marathon Safe (version 6)
Seed
45
Spoony Version
v0.0.7-17-g77de6a5
Route Source
fcoughlin
Route Time
2880.970s (saves 311.215s)
Route Encounters
135 (saves 22 encounters)
Maximum Steps
256
Optional Steps
18
Extra Steps
56

Route Summary

This summary should include all critical information needed to follow the route. If you have any problems with it, please contact me.

WARNING: This route takes extra steps during the second visit to Toroia. As entering the "extra steps area" counts as one step, your total number of extra steps should be one greater than listed by the route. For more details and a graphical representation, please see the tutorial.

Route Details

World Map (Mist)
World Map (Kaipo)
  Step  25: 1 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (6.756s)
Kaipo
World Map (Kaipo)
  Step  10: 2 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (6.745s)
  Step  21: 3 / Sand Man x4 (6.863s)
  Step  24: 4 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (6.756s)
Watery Pass-South B1F
Watery Pass-South B2F
  Step   4: 5 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.059s)
  Step  82: 6 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.059s)
Watery Pass-South Save Room
Watery Pass-South B2F
  Step  21: 7 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.140s)
Watery Pass-South B3F
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  26: 8 / CaveToad x3 (6.889s)
  Step  30: 9 / Pike x3 (7.082s)
Watery Pass-North B2F
Watery Pass-North B1F
  Step  13: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.144s)
  Step  23: 11 / Zombie x4 (7.142s)
  Step  44: 12 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.159s)
World Map (Kaipo)
  Step   9: 13 / SandWorm x1 (6.741s)
Waterfalls B1F
Waterfalls B2F
Waterfalls Lake
Battle: Octomamm
Waterfalls Lake
World Map (Kaipo)
World Map (Damcyan)
Damcyan
  Optional Steps: 0
  Extra Steps: 2
Antlion B1F
  Step  17: 14 / Imp x3, Imp Cap. x1 (6.829s)
  Step  25: 15 / Turtle x2 (7.440s)
  Step  34: 16 / Imp x3 (5.927s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct
  Antlion B2F
    Step  34: 17 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.088s)
Antlion's Nest
Battle: Antlion
Antlion's Nest
  Step  10: 18 / Weeper x2 (7.114s)
Antlion B2F Outward Direct
  Antlion B2F
    Step   4: 19 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.281s)
    Step  72: 20 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.281s)
Antlion B1F
  Step  26: 21 / Imp x3 (5.927s)
Kaipo Revisited
Mt.Hobs-West
  Step   6: 22 / Bomb x3 (8.279s)
  Step  35: 23 / Bomb x3 (8.279s)
Mt.Hobs Summit
  Step  15: 24 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.591s)
Battle: MomBomb
Mt.Hobs Summit
Mt.Hobs-East
  Step   5: 25 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.591s)
World Map (Fabul)
  Step  11: 26 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.012s)
  Step  57: 27 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x3 (8.348s)
Fabul
  Optional Steps: 1
World Map (Fabul)
Fabul Boat and Leviatan
World Map (Mysidia)
Mysidia
World Map (Mysidia)
World Map (Mt.Ordeals)
  Step  11: 28 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.039s)
  Step  27: 29 / Raven x1 (7.843s)
  Step  56: 30 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.039s)
  Step  76: 31 / Raven x1 (7.843s)
Mt.Ordeals
  Step  14: 32 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.152s)
  Step  16: 33 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.591s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station
  Step  23: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.488s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station
Mt.Ordeals Summit
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   5: 35 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.888s)
  Step  13: 36 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.550s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z
Mt.Ordeals Summit
Paladin
Mt.Ordeals Summit
  Optional Steps: 1
Mt.Ordeals-7th station
  Step  35: 37 / Zombie x3, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (7.888s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station
  Step  27: 38 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.741s)
Mt.Ordeals
  Step   7: 39 / Spirit x3, Soul x1 (8.713s)
  Step  29: 40 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.488s)
World Map (Mt.Ordeals)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia
Serpent Road
Old Water-way
  Step  16: 41 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (13.813s)
  Step  64: 42 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (13.813s)
  Step  71: 43 / Piranha x2, ElecFish x2 (8.824s)
Castle Baron B3F
  Step   3: 44 / Hydra x2 (8.082s)
Castle Baron B2F
  Step  13: 45 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (9.901s)
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct
  Castle Baron B1F
Castle Baron
Battle: Kainazzo
World Map (Toroia)
Toroian Castle
  Optional Steps: 3
  Extra Steps: 2
World Map (Toroia)
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step  32: 46 / StingRat x3, Treant x2 (9.750s)
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes
World Map (Toroia)
Cave Magnes B1F
  Step   1: 47 / Panther x2 (8.349s)
  Step  26: 48 / Python x1, StingRat x2 (8.706s)
  Step  68: 49 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.100s)
Cave Magnes B2F
  Step  27: 50 / Panther x2 (8.349s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps
  Cave Magnes B3F
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room
    Extra Steps: 8
  Cave Magnes B3F
    Step  58: 51 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.505s)
Cave Magnes B3F Room
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct
  Cave Magnes B4F
Battle: Dark Elf
World Map (Toroia)
Black Chocobo to Toroia
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps
  Toroian Castle 1F
    Optional Steps: 2
    Extra Steps: 12
World Map (Toroia)
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F
Tower of Zot 2F
  Step  12: 52 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.745s)
  Step  19: 53 / Centaur x1, IceBeast x2 (9.698s)
  Step  27: 54 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.054s)
Tower of Zot 3F
  Step   2: 55 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.054s)
  Step  19: 56 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (10.176s)
  Step  31: 57 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (10.176s)
  Step  51: 58 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (10.176s)
Tower of Zot 4F
Tower of Zot 5F
Tower of Zot 5F Save Room
Tower of Zot 5F
Battle: Magus Sisters
Tower of Zot 5F
Tower of Zot 6F
Battle: Valvalis
Castle Baron
Fly to Agart
World Map (Agart)
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
Castle of Dwarves Walk
  Castle of Dwarves
    Optional Steps: 4
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
  Step  48: 59 / Dark Imp x3, Armadilo x1, BlackLiz x1 (9.144s)
  Step  51: 60 / Tortoise x2, Armadilo x1, BlackLiz x1 (9.873s)
  Step  54: 61 / Dark Imp x3, Armadilo x1, BlackLiz x1 (9.144s)
  Step  80: 62 / Dark Imp x3, Armadilo x1, BlackLiz x1 (9.144s)
  Step 101: 63 / BlackLiz x3 (9.181s)
Tower of Bab-il 1F
Tower of Bab-il 2F
  Step  25: 64 / FlameMan x2, FlameDog x2 (10.073s)
Tower of Bab-il 3F
  Step  44: 65 / BlackLiz x2 (8.521s)
Tower of Bab-il 4F
Tower of Bab-il 5F
  Step   3: 66 / Chimera x2 (8.680s)
  Step  35: 67 / Chimera x2 (8.680s)
  Step  41: 68 / Chimera x1 (9.769s)
Tower of Bab-il 6F
Tower of Bab-il 7F
  Step  30: 69 / Stoneman x1, Medusa x1 (8.931s)
  Step  33: 70 / Medusa x2 (9.006s)
  Step  34: 71 / Alert (summons FlameDog) x1 (8.542s)
Tower of Bab-il 8F
Battle: Dr.Lugae
Tower of Bab-il 8F
Tower of Bab-il 7F
Tower of Bab-il 6F
Tower of Bab-il 5F
Battle: Dark Imps
Tower of Bab-il 5F
  Step  27: 72 / Chimera x1, FlameDog x2 (9.389s)
  Step  33: 73 / Chimera x1, Tofu x3 (9.974s)
Tower of Bab-il 4F
  Step   2: 74 / Tortoise x2, BlackLiz x1 (9.294s)
  Step  15: 75 / Chimera x1, Tofu x3 (9.974s)
  Step  42: 76 / Chimera x1 (9.769s)
  Step  44: 77 / Egg (BlackLiz) x1 (8.030s)
Tower of Bab-il 3F
  Step  17: 78 / FlameMan x1, FlameDog x2 (9.403s)
  Step  46: 79 / FlameMan x1, FlameDog x2 (9.403s)
Tower of Bab-il 2F
Tower of Bab-il 1F
Travel to Baron
Castle Baron
Airship Hook
Eblan
  Optional Steps: 3
World Map (Eblan)
Cave Eblana B1F
Cave Eblana B2F
  Optional Steps: 2
Pass to Bab-il
  Step  14: 80 / GiantBat x3, Cave Bat x3 (13.595s)
Pass to Bab-il 2
  Step  15: 81 / Ironback x2, BlackLiz x2 (9.764s)
Pass to Bab-il
  Step  26: 82 / Skull x4 (10.337s)
  Step  48: 83 / Staleman x1, Skull x2 (9.620s)
Pass to Bab-il 2 Inward Direct
  Pass to Bab-il 2
Tower of Bab-il 1F
  Step   5: 84 / Balloon x4 (7.139s)
Tower of Bab-il B2F
  Step   1: 85 / Egg (Lamia) x1 (9.097s)
  Step  24: 86 / Sorcerer (summons BlackCat) x1, BladeMan x2 (7.158s)
  Step  25: 87 / BlackCat x3 (7.153s)
  Step  65: 88 / Mad Ogre x1, BlackCat x2 (7.142s)
Tower of Bab-il B3F
Tower of Bab-il B4F
  Step  10: 89 / Balloon x3 (7.103s)
  Step  63: 90 / Sorcerer (summons Mad Ogre) x1, BladeMan x2 (7.148s)
Tower of Bab-il B3F
  Step   4: 91 / Grudger x1, Mad Ogre x1, Balloon x2 (7.174s)
  Step  36: 92 / Sorcerer (summons Green D.) x1, BladeMan x2 (7.191s)
Tower of Bab-il B3F Save Room
Tower of Bab-il B3F
  Step   4: 93 / Mad Ogre x2, BlackCat x2 (7.190s)
Tower of Bab-il B4F
Tower of Bab-il B5F
Battle: Rubicant
Tower of Bab-il B5F
Tower of Bab-il 8F
Tower of Bab-il 7F
Tower of Bab-il 6F
  Step  36: 94 / Q.Lamia x1, Egg (Lamia) x1, BlackCat x2 (7.833s)
Fly to Castle of Dwarves
Castle of Dwarves
  Optional Steps: 0
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
Sealed Cave
Underworld Map (Sealed Cave)
Return to Castle of Dwarves
Castle of Dwarves
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
Return to Mysidia
World Map (Mysidia)
Visit Hummingway First
  Hummingway Cave (16 Step Minimum)
  Lunar World Map
  Fly to Lunar Path
  Lunar World Map
  Lunar Path
    Step   3: 95 / Red Worm x1, Grenade x3 (7.726s)
    Step  24: 96 / Procyote x1, Pudding x2 (7.846s)
    Step  35: 97 / Red Worm x1, Grenade x3 (7.726s)
  Lunar World Map
    Step  12: 98 / Slime x1, Tofu x1, Pudding x1 (7.532s)
    Step  33: 99 / Slime x1, Tofu x1, Pudding x1 (7.532s)
  Lunar Path 2
    Step  29: 100 / Pudding x2, Grenade x2 (7.825s)
  Lunar World Map
  Recruit FuSoYa
  Lunar World Map
  Lunar Path 2
  Lunar World Map
    Step  10: 101 / Slime x1, Tofu x1, Pudding x1 (7.532s)
  Lunar Path
    Step   8: 102 / Balloon x2, Grenade x2 (7.656s)
  Lunar World Map
Giant of Bab-il Mouth
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   9: 103 / MacGiant x1 (9.207s)
Giant of Bab-il Neck
Giant of Bab-il Chest
  Step  17: 104 / Horseman x1, Beamer x1, Machine x1 (7.729s)
  Step  32: 105 / Horseman x1, Beamer x1, Machine x1 (7.729s)
  Step  42: 106 / Searcher (summons MacGiant) x1 (7.802s)
  Step  63: 107 / Horseman x1, Beamer x1, Machine x1 (7.729s)
Giant of Bab-il Stomach
  Step   6: 108 / Searcher (summons MacGiant) x1 (7.802s)
Grind Fight Search
  Giant of Bab-il Passage
    Step  65: 109 / MacGiant x1 (9.207s)
   (Step  82: 110 / MacGiant x1, Machine x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step  90: 111 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step  99: 112 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 137: 113 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 161: 114 / Horseman x1, Machine x2)
   (Step 166: 115 / D.Machin x1)
   (Step 207: 116 / D.Machin x1)
   (Step 216: 117 / D.Machin x1)
  Giant of Bab-il Lung
    Step   8: 110 / Searcher (summons D.Machin) x1, Beamer x2 (7.918s)
   (Step  16: 111 / D.Machin x1)
   (Step  25: 112 / D.Machin x1)
   (Step  63: 113 / D.Machin x1)
   (Step  87: 114 / Searcher (summons Horseman) x1, Beamer x2)
   (Step  92: 115 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 133: 116 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 142: 117 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 210: 118 / Machine x3, Beamer x2)
Battle: Elements
Giant of Bab-il Lung
Giant of Bab-il CPU
Return to Moon
Lunar World Map
Lunar Path
  Step   3: 111 / Procyote x1, Juclyote x2 (7.889s)
Lunar World Map
  Step   3: 112 / Juclyote x2, MoonCell x2, Grenade x1 (8.033s)
  Step  32: 113 / Juclyote x2, MoonCell x2, Grenade x1 (8.033s)
Lunar Path 2
Lunar World Map
  Step   7: 114 / Slime x1, Tofu x1, Pudding x1 (7.532s)
  Step  16: 115 / Juclyote x1, Procyote x2 (7.927s)
Lunar Subterrane B1
Lunar Subterrane B2
Lunar Subterrane B3
  Step   5: 116 / Warlock x2, RedGiant x1 (6.256s)
Lunar Subterrane B4
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  43: 117 / RedGiant x2 (6.556s)
Lunar Subterrane B4 Room
  Step  14: 118 / D.Fossil x1 (6.206s)
  Step  26: 119 / D.Fossil x1 (6.206s)
Lunar Subterrane B4
  Step   4: 120 / D.Bone x1 (6.206s)
  Step  15: 121 / D.Bone x1, Warlock x1 (6.223s)
Lunar Subterrane B5
Lunar Subterrane B5 Room
Lunar Subterrane B5
  Extra Steps: 26
Lunar Subterrane B5 Room
  Step  13: 122 / King-Ryu x1 (6.573s)
Lunar Subterrane B5 Inward Direct
  Lunar Subterrane B5
Lunar Subterrane B6
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  20: 123 / Blue D. x2 (9.251s)
Lunar Subterrane B6 Room
  Step   5: 124 / King-Ryu x1 (6.573s)
  Step  13: 125 / D.Fossil x1 (6.206s)
Lunar Subterrane B7
  Step  17: 126 / D.Fossil x1 (6.206s)
Lunar Subterrane B7 Save Room
Lunar Subterrane B7
  Step   2: 127 / King-Ryu x1 (6.573s)
  Step  46: 128 / D.Fossil x1 (6.206s)
Lunar Core B1
  Step  37: 129 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
Lunar Core B2
  Step   1: 130 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
  Step   3: 131 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
  Step  23: 132 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
  Step  53: 133 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
Lunar Core B3
  Step  50: 134 / EvilMask x1 (12.945s)
Lunar Core B4
  Step   6: 135 / Mind x1 (11.098s)

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