When social recluse, Peter Swart, manages to survive an attack by an insane homeless man, he soon discovers that Cape Town is not going to be a good holiday spot for much longer.
In the wake of a failed government state of emergency, society crumbles in South Africa as a virus turns people into violent cannibals.
Within a day, the already compromised military collapses.
Cape Town becomes a dark zone.
Its residents are left for dead.
With chaos, anxiety and possible insanity – will Peter be able to survive the apocalypse or, worse yet, the necessity to live with other people?