- "A vast monster of a man with a hideous grin torn across the mask that keeps stalking my mind.he hunter tracks us through the world. His devastating traps are hidden amongst the greenery. Extreme vigilance and a light step is essential in avoiding the clutches of that miserable smiling killer. I have but many times managed to get caught in one of these traps. Feeling how the blunt spikes grind my bones at the same time as that grin comes closing in. It is a constant battle between looking up and looking down."
The Trapper or Evan MacMillan is a character from a horror video game called Dead by Daylight.
He is one of the original killers.
Evan Macmillan idolised his father. It wasn’t just that he was heir to a great fortune, it was the way he ran the estate. Raised under his firm hand, Evan had taken to running the workforce with an iron hand. Production was always high and the Macmillan Estate prospered under father and son. As Archie Macmillan’s mental health slowly disintegrated, Evan protected him from the herd who wanted a piece of the fortune. No matter what his father asked of him, Evan would do.
When Archie Macmillan finally snapped, Evan became his enforcer in what would become known as the worst mass murder in modern history. They never proved that Evan lead over a hundred men into those dark tunnels before detonating the explosives and sealing them to their fate. The tale of the Macmillan Estate is a tale of wealth and power gone very wrong. How many victims fell to the hands of father and son is unknown. No record is ever made of what became of Evan Macmillan. His father is another unsolved puzzle, found in the basement of his own warehouse - dead and abandoned
The Bear Trap is used by the Trapper to catch Survivors. A Survivor getting caught in the Bear Trap can get help being freed or attempt to escape by own hand. The Survivors also gets injured. As the Bear Trap catches a Survivor, a noise indicates where the caught Survivor is. Killers can get caught in Bear Traps too, but are able to get out after 3 seconds.
Your presence alone instills fear. Survivors within your terror radius have a greater chance to trigger Skill Shots when repairing, healing or sabotaging. Success Zones for Skill Shots are reduced.
Your great strength allows you to shred through defenses. Destroy barricades drops faster.
Increases your speed while transporting bodies. While transporting a body, your terror radius is increased.
"Its presence befalls us.”
It's more than muscles. A dark power motivates the beast."
"At some point, the excitement of hooking one of us becomes more important than the desire to kill us."
- The Trapper is likely inspired by one of the most iconic serial killers in cinema history Jason Voorhees.