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Over 8000 downloads since 01/05/14!*

The Trapdoor is a portrait of Jonathan Burke, a lonely servitor to an unseen and diabolical master. As isolation, incarceration, and debasement inevitably erode what's left of his sanity, his repressed memories begin to surface and the insidious menace of the trapdoor grows in his mind.


  • Homage to the 80's cartoon set in the Amnesia universe
  • Modified sanity system
  • All new writing and voice-over
  • Multiple endings
  • 3 re-play modes
  • No lantern!

Out now and available on the download tab,
plus you can also get it from www.aethericgames.com, where you will find more info and related blog posts.

(*over 8000 downloads since 01/05/14 across ModDB, aethericgames.com and strategyinformer.com, count updated 10/09/14)

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0 comments by MrBehemoth on Jul 25th, 2014

Version 2.0, the irrevocably final version, is out now. Complete with 3 re-play modes and all major bugs fixed. Details below (may contain spoilers):

Version 2.0

  • Fixed the issue with the looping voice-over when multiple pieces are sent up in the elevator. Thanks to Raghn Ryker and Bendigo for pointing this out.
  • Fixed the issue with Burke not prompting the player to look upstairs after the 4th feeding, and to look for the pages after the 5th feeding.
  • Fixed the issue with having to do another feeding to trigger the cutscene in certain circumstances.
  • Fixed the almost impossible to get note in Seperation Anxiety. Thanks to ThatCrazyShaman for pointing this out.
  • Reduced the likelihood of pigs sometimes getting stuck on the elevator gratings.
  • Increased the chance of specific voice-over lines playing in the end-game, suggested by ThatCrazyShaman.
  • Enhanced the page-turning sound between queued-up voice-overs, to make it more obvious where one note ends and the next one starts.
  • Tweaked the end game to make it harder to accidentally get the "game over" ending.
  • Thanks to Ashtoreth and ThatCrazyShaman for pointing out a couple of typos.
  • Potentially ready for use with Mudbill's Amnesia mod loader (currently a work in progress).
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The Trapdoor ver. 2.0

The Trapdoor ver. 2.0

Jul 24, 2014 Full Version 0 comments

Version 2.0, the irrevocably final version. Complete with 3 re-play modes and all major bugs fixed.

The Trapdoor ver.1.2

The Trapdoor ver.1.2

May 7, 2014 Full Version 0 comments

This older version is included for legacy only (it's also a smaller download). Version 2.0 is probably the one you want.

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Xabaras
Xabaras Sep 11 2014, 10:22am says:

This was extremely well done. I loved the story, the voice acting was brilliant, and the concept of Boney highly original. It was quite an experience.

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MrBehemoth
MrBehemoth Aug 12 2014, 7:23pm replied:

Easy. Click on the "Downloads" tab, or go straight to "The Trapdoor ver. 2.0" in the "Latest Downloads" box above. Then hit the big red download button. Once you've downloaded the .rar file, open it up and follow the installation instructions in the readme. It's just the same as any Amnesia mod. :)

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MrBehemoth
MrBehemoth Aug 12 2014, 7:24pm replied:

If you really miss the lantern, go to "Re-Play Modes" in the main menu and try out "My Little Boney: Friendship is Madness" - it turns Boney into a lantern, kinda.

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kaneypoo69
kaneypoo69 Aug 7 2014, 1:53pm says:

help, wheres the last pig to find

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MrBehemoth
MrBehemoth Aug 7 2014, 3:21pm replied:

This post might help: Aethericgames.com

I suspect that what you call the last pig is what I call the second pig. :)

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☣Kaernk☣
☣Kaernk☣ Aug 7 2014, 3:01pm replied:

Depends on which pigs you have already found.

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MrBehemoth
MrBehemoth Jul 30 2014, 4:27pm replied:

Mods and custom stories don't need serial numbers - it's Amnesia itself that is asking you. So yes, use your Amnesia serial number and it should be fine.

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