Strange things have been occurring at the Martins' residence. Five teenagers have already disappeared while staying there. Your job is to find out what is happening and assist the SCAT agents in protecting a group of teenagers who are staying there tonight by trapping anyone with hostile intentions.
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One of the first home video console games to incorporate live-action footage, Night Trap was controversial for its violent and risqué subject matter. This game was featured in the congressional hearings in the early 1990s on video game violence and the corruption of society, led by Joe Lieberman and Herb Kohl. See more
I'm Commander Simms, of the Sega Control Attack Team. SCAT mission 230. Five teenage girls have disappeared, after spending the night at the old Lakeshore winery house of Mr and Mrs Victor Martin; and their children Jeff and Sarah. Right now another five girls are heading towards the Martins to spend the night. Your mission: to protect the girls from whatever happened to the last ones.
EASTER EGG: In the original Sega CD version, when the photo tribute of Hasbro's late C.E.O., Stephen D. Hassenfeld appears at the end of the credits, pressing the button commands on the game controller: Up, A, A, A, A, A - will reveal hidden footage. This footage from 1986 shows Hasbro executives playing "Scene of the Crime" (the original title for Night Trap) on their NEMO system. Scrolling text appears over this footage at the bottom of the screen stating: Pawtucket, RI... December, 1986... First demonstration of prototype NEMO system to gathered Hasbro executives... See more
In 1995, when the game was released for non-Sega systems such as 3DO, Macintosh, and MS-DOS, all portrayals and references to Sega and related products were removed. For example, "Sega Control Attack Team" was changed to "Special Control Attack Team" and shots of a Sega Genesis controller during the introduction were removed. See more
Referenced in C-SPAN Video Game Violence
Night Trap Theme
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