The following are strategies and tips for the It's a Trap! achievement. Please feel free to add your own below:

Strategy 1Edit

Genetic code is not required to acquire this achievement. The suggested genes are:

  1. Start in Egypt.
  2. Evolve the ability Heat Resistance 1 and the transmission Saliva 1. This must be done in the first 60 days.
  3. Wait for a popup message which reads:
    • Exploration of secret tomb in Pyramid of Giza continues
  4. Wait for two red News headlines:
    • Pyramid of Giza hieroglyphs ‘warn of ancient plague’
    • Mummy from Pyramid of Giza tomb has ‘odd bite marks’
  5. Evolve the symptoms InsomniaFeverPhotophobiaDelirium and Cytopathic Reanimation.
  6. Wait for a popup message reading:
    • <plague name> may have come from Pyramid of Giza
  7. Evolve the Transmissions Zoonotic ShiftInsect 1 and Rodent 1 & 2.
  8. Wait for a popup message reading:
    • <plague name> DNA supports Giza link

(You can save here to do "Revenge of Osiris")

  1. Evolve the abilities Horde InstinctAutolytic DelayPutrefactive ResistanceLiquefactive ResistanceRegenerative ActivationRegenerative Bio-SynthesisAmbush PredationEpidermal DigestionLiquefactive Necrosis and Cranial Metastasis (simply put, evolove Horde Instinct, then the entire Autolytic Delay and Regenerative Activation (Reanimination) line).
  2. Wait for a popup message reading:
    • Giza Pyramid expedition a failure

The achievement will now have been earned. - GamerSketch (Credits to Mace of Yo It's Spicy)

Strategy guides in Plague Inc. and Plague Inc: Evolved.
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