Lowering his head, the village chief received their money (-200 MESETA).
After that, he presented Alisa and her comrades with a treasure box in exchange for the payment.
“The shield inside is called the ‘Shield of Perseus’.”
“Oh! The shield that Perseus once used! In ancient times, it is said he used it to slay Medusa,” said Tyrone with excitement as he examined it. It was quite heavy, so naturally the only one who could wield it would be Tyrone. (Obtain item PERSEUS’ SHIELD, +3 COMBAT P)
Alisa and her comrades exited the village via the underground passageway that the village chief told them about. Thanks to that, they were able to exit safely outside of the gas cloud. They returned to the spaceship Luveno, which was still parked outside the village of Uzo.
“Is that so…. Well then, there’s no helping that. It’s not that I’m trying to torment you or anything, it’s just that the villagers need to eat….”
“It’s okay, we understand.” (Damn!)
Alisa and her comrades exited the village via the underground passageway that the village chief told them about. Thanks to that, they were able to get out safely outside of the gas cloud. They returned to the spaceship Luveno, which was still parked outside the village of Uzo.
The group took off in the Land Master, heading towards the village of Casba! The Land Master is a vehicle normally stored inside the spaceship Luveno; it can be used to travel across the desert with great ease.
“All right, at the rate we’re going at, we should arrive in under an hour,” said Tyrone. “Hm? What’s that?” He looked over and grabbed the steering wheel.
In front of them a huge column of sand began to rise up. As it sprouted up, it turned out to be a humongous worm!
“It’s a monster that’s related to the sandworm! A blue one and a purple one – there’s two of them!” said Alisa.
“I guess it’s too late to do a U-turn now. All right, let’s get out of the Land Master – if anything happened to it during the fight, we’d be screwed.”