Rainsford is on a ship and his ship crashes into a rock and lands on Ship-Trap Island.
Rainsford swam to the island and remained calm. He found a castle with four giant dogs.
Rainsford is offered dinner then to go hunting with zaroff. Zaroff tells rainsford that he got tired of hunting animals so he makes it into a bigger game. Zaroff hunts people. He wants Rainsford to hunt with him but rainsford doesn't want to.
Rainsfords told Zaroff that he was not going to hunt so Zaroff told rainsford that the game would be worth playing. so Zaroff and Rainsford decided to hunt against each other. Rainsford was in the forest running away and zaroff was behind him with a pack of dogs and rainsford jumped off a cliff into the water.
After Rainsford jumped off the cliff he jumped off the cliff he swam back to the castle. He went inside the castle to Zaroff's room and hid behind the curtains. Zaroff spotted him and the two decided to fight.
Zaroff and rainsford decide to fight. Rainsford wins and sleeps in Zaroff's bed