The Trap Door

Full title
The Trap Door
Arcade Game: Adventure
Piranha  UK
Alternative Software Ltd  UK
Krajowe Wydawnictwo Czasopism  Poland
System 4  Spain
Zafi Chip  Spain
Z Cobra  Spain
Don Priestley  UK
Machine type
ZX-Spectrum 48K
Number of players
Redefineable keys


Filename Size Type Origin Year 39kb Tape image (TAP) 1986 39kb Tape image (TZX) Original release (O) 1986
TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftwareLtd) TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftwareLtd) 39kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1987
TrapDoorThe(KrajoweWydawnictwoCzasopism) TrapDoorThe(KrajoweWydawnictwoCzasopism) 39kb Tape image (TZX) Unidentified copy (if STP) or original release 1987
TrapDoorThe(System4) TrapDoorThe(System4) 39kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1988
TrapDoorThe(ZCobra) TrapDoorThe(ZCobra) 39kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1987
TrapDoorThe.txt TrapDoorThe.txt 7kb Instructions
TrapDoorThe(ZafiChip).txt TrapDoorThe(ZafiChip).txt 5kb Instructions
TrapDoorThe(ZafiChip).pdf TrapDoorThe(ZafiChip).pdf 81kb Instructions
TrapDoorThe.jpg TrapDoorThe.jpg 639kb Game map
TrapDoorThe_2.jpg TrapDoorThe_2.jpg 258kb Game map
TrapDoorThe_3.png TrapDoorThe_3.png 25kb Game map
0005388-load-1.scr 0005388-load-1.scr
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
7kb Loading screen
TrapDoorThe.gif TrapDoorThe.gif 4kb Running screen
TrapDoorThe.jpg TrapDoorThe.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
302kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftware).jpg TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftware).jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
511kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftware)_2.jpg TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftware)_2.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
695kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe(KrajoweWydawnictwoCzasopism).jpg TrapDoorThe(KrajoweWydawnictwoCzasopism).jpg 40kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe(System4).jpg TrapDoorThe(System4).jpg 127kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe(ZafiChip).jpg TrapDoorThe(ZafiChip).jpg 137kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe(ZCobra).jpg TrapDoorThe(ZCobra).jpg 112kb Inlay - Front
TrapDoorThe_Back.jpg TrapDoorThe_Back.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
264kb Inlay - Back
TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftware)_Back.jpg TrapDoorThe(AlternativeSoftware)_Back.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
372kb Inlay - Back 1kb Ripped in-game/theme music in AY format
Trap Door, The (1986)(Piranha).pok Trap Door, The (1986)(Piranha).pok
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
60b POK pokes file
TrapDoorThe_2.jpg TrapDoorThe_2.jpg 101kb Advertisement
TrapDoorThe.jpg TrapDoorThe.jpg 215kb Advertisement

Release History

Type Date Price Publisher ISBN Pages
Original release (O) 1986 £7.95 (RRP) Piranha
Re-release (R) 1987 £2.99 (RRP) Alternative Software Ltd
Unidentified copy (if STP) or original release 1987 Krajowe Wydawnictwo Czasopism
Re-release (R) 1988 System 4
Re-release (R) 1987 875.00Ptas (RRP) Z Cobra