Toph makes sure to keep herself under as much cover of the shields as she can as Mario fires.
Cera paused, interested in Elly Nor's line of thinking. It seemed the engineer and test pilot inside of her dentella wanted action."Brute force is all well and good but if we've got some way to finesse, I'd rather save your missiles. Remember we don't have a base to resupply from. And two, if they don't work and we end up Traversing to talk to it, we'll have a lot harder time convincing it we're friends if we've done our damnest to blow it up."
Mario looks at the Sams and asks, "I don't suppose you have access to a handful of conventional weapons? Standard projectile weapons are fine, or hell, even a knife made of non-hypercarbon materials."
Either way, he begins to unhook the Cyclone from his inner bodysuit, then unbuckles the CVR-3 armor and stands there in his lightweight jumpsuit, waiting.