Iíve always liked to think I could hold my own in a survival situation. Yíknow, track down a feral hamburger if my plane crashed in the Sahara jungle or whatever. Truth is, Iím as likely to survive a spell in the wilderness as I am a meteor strike to the back of the head.
Driving this uncomfortable point home is Miasmata, an ambitious indie title in which you play a scientist washed up on an island that holds the cure for a pesky plague.
It also holds a trail of dead bodies and the stink of something afoot.