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Trap Gunner (PlayStation)

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In Trap Gunner two opponents battle in small arenas, and while each has a relatively weak ranged and melee attack, the favored means of damaging an opponent is through hidden traps. Each combatant has at his or her disposal a range of explosives, pits, throwing panels, and gas bombs. An enemy is significantly damaged by a single trap, but one may create a sequence of traps for a devastating amount of damage.

With one of six different special agents, each a specialist in assassination and demolitions, a player may progress through a story mode consisting of several missions, a sub-boss, and a final boss. These characters are also available for custom battles against a human or the computer.


Trap Gunner PlayStation Two-players mode
Trap Gunner PlayStation Loading screen
Trap Gunner PlayStation Introduction
Trap Gunner PlayStation Game over

Alternate Titles

  • "Trap Runner" -- European title
  • "Trap Gunner: Countdown to Oblivion" -- Tag-lined title

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The Press Says

IGN Sep 28, 1998 8.9 out of 10 89
PSX Nation Sep 25, 1998 88 out of 100 88
NowGamer Jul 01, 1999 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Oct 01, 1998 7 out of 10 70
All Game Guide 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Mega Fun Jun, 1999 59 out of 100 59


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jvm (234) added Trap Gunner (PlayStation) on Aug 07, 2006