The trip back through the wastes was uneventful. Sova became more apprehensive as you approached the cave where a robotic intelligence lurked.
Entering the cave, the smell of burnt oil and ozone filled the air. A low hum filled the air, and as you investigated one of the rooms you found three torturer robots, affectionately called “murderballs”.
It was difficult, but they were eventually dispatched after a protracted battle where the murderballs continuously injected the group with nanites that caused debilitating sickness among the group.