Rainsford falls off his boat in the middle of the night when he hear a gun shot in the distance and ends up on Ship Trap Island after swimming for many hours, he finnally made it there and layed down to rest.
Rainsford meets Zaroff and somehow he already knew Rainsford, he learns about Zaroff's "game", and finding out that Zaroff didn't only hunt animals; he also hunted humans. Zaroff tells Rainsford that he would soon be a part of the hunt.
When the hunt begans Zaroff almost catches Rainsford countless times, but Rainsford ends up killing one of his best hounds, and Ivan. Zaroff let him get away sometimes because he wanted to have fun.
Rainsford began to get scared as the dogs chased him. They kept creeping closer and closer, and he had nowhere to go until he got the idea to jumped off the cliff into the water below him
Rainsford swam to Zaroff's house and hid behind the curtains. Rainsford waited until Zaroff got into the room, and had they final duel.
After surviving 3 horrible intense days of hiding and trying to survive in the "jungle", Rainsford lives and defeats Zaroff and is finally at ease knowing he is gone. Now he is peacefully asleep in Zaroff's bed.