|In The Trenches|
|Season 1, Episode 7|
|Air date||August 11, 2015|
|Written by||Jordan Rosenberg|
|Directed by||Leigh Janiak|
Emma races to save a friend from the killer's dangerous game of hide-and-seek before time runs out.
- Willa Fitzgerald as Emma Duval
- Bex Taylor-Klaus as Audrey Jensen
- John Karna as Noah Foster
- Amadeus Serafini as Kieran Wilcox
- Connor Weil as Will Belmont
- Carlson Young as Brooke Maddox
- Jason Wiles as Sheriff Clark Hudson
- Tracy Middendorf as Maggie Duval
- Amelia Rose Blaire as Piper Shaw
- Tom Maden as Jake Fitzgerald
- Bryan Batt as Quinn Maddox
- Anthony Hill as Mike Newsome
- Mike Vaughn as Killer (Voice)
- Tom Everett Scott as Kevin Duval (Voice)
- Will Belmont - Head sliced open vertically by Trencher. Set up by Piper Shaw; Accidentally caused by Emma Duval
- The quote "I'll be right back" from Scream, appears in the series.
- There was a chase scene in the abandoned bowling alley in this episode. Emma was briefly attacked by the killer before the cops appeared, at which point the killer disappeared.
- This is the first episode to feature the Lakewood Slasher running after his victims.
- In addition, this episode marks Emma's first real life face-to-face encounter with the killer.
- This episode marked the death of Will Belmont.
- This makes him the first main character to die in the series.
- In the episode, Emma received calls from the killer.
- This episode was watched live by 0.64 million viewers.
- MAALA – “Touch”
Plays over the “previously on” recap.
- ON AN ON – “Drifting”
Maggie prepares food in the kitchen. Emma asks about her dad.
- Machineheart – “Set This Heart on Fire”
Emma makes out with Kieran in the high school parking lot. Emma gets a text from Will.
- Level & Tyson – “Calling Me Up”
Emma asks Noah to help her track Will’s phone at Nightmare Comics.
- Lola Marsh – “Sirens”
Maggie, the sheriff and Kieran all sit down for dinner without Emma. Maggie wants to call Emma. Kieran leaves to pick up Emma.
- George Ezra – “Spectacular Rival”
The group escapes the bowling alley where the sheriff, Maggie, Kieran and Audrey meet to help them.
- KIDFORCE - "Killer"
Played in the promo after the episode
Behind the Scenes
|Season 1||Pilot • Hello, Emma • Wanna Play a Game? • Aftermath • Exposed • Betrayed • In The Trenches • Ghosts • The Dance • Revelations|
|Season 2||I Know What You Did Last Summer • Psycho • Vacancy • Happy Birthday to Me • Dawn of the Dead • Jeepers Creepers • Let The Right One In • Village of the Damned • The Orphanage • The Vanishing • Heavenly Creatures • When a Stranger Calls • Halloween • Halloween II|
|Season 3||The Deadfast Club • Devil's Night • The Man Behind the Mask • Ports in the Storm • Blindspots • Endgame|