"Eh, but I was just at the..."She took a calculating look for a moment, then had a realization. "So that's why that one machine was busted. Must've been drinking the coffee and eating the guts of the machine..." She went to get her errant familiar.
Ryu sighed,"To be honest..well.." He leaned in and whispered to the group,"I'm actually part of this tournament to see if this is really
legit...or if there's something else going on behind the scenes."