Robert Hughes is the protagonist in the game Miasmata.
He is sick with a lethal disease, and must find a cure.
"In a different place and time...
Your name is Robert Hughes.
You awake on the shores of a mysterious island.
You have come to this island an exiled man: a traitor and betrayed.
You are suffering from a plague - a disease from which you soon will die.
this island is home to a research outpost.
a conclave of enlightened men searching for a cure.
Discover the cure and survive."