Rainsford and his hunting partner Whitney are sailing to their next hunt. On their way to the Amazon they they pass Ship-Trap Island. While Rainsford is smoking on the deck of their boat he hears gunshots coming from Ship-Trap Island. Rainsford leans over the side of their boat to investigate the shots and falls overboard.
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While in the water Rainsford realizes he won't be able to get back to his boat. So Rainsford decides to swim to Ship-Trap Island. As he wonders throughout the island he meets a man named General Zarof. After talking to the General Rainsford realizes that he will be hunted by General Zarof.
When the hunt begins Rainsford runs off into the woods and makes a foxtrail. When he is satisfied with his trail he hides in a tree. General Zarof soon finds him and decides to let the hunt continue. When it is okay for Rainsford to leave the tree he goes and makes a Malayan Man Catcher and hurts the Generals shoulder.
General Zarof gets out his hounds to help sniff out and kill Rainsford but one of his dogs gets killed by Rainsford Burmese Tiger Pit. Zarof is angered so he brings his servant Ivan to help kill Rainsford and Ivan gets killed by Rainsfords Uganda Knife Trap.
To escape General Zarof, Rainsford jumps of a cliff into the ocean.
Rainsford swims through the ocean and sneaks into General Zarofs room. Rainsford soon kills the general and sleeps in his bead.